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Meijer announces 280 job openings at Flossmoor superstore

Homewood Bat Company founder Todd Pals selects a billet from the rack while explaining the precision work necessary to create a baseball bat with the right weight. (Photos by Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle) When the Chicago Cubs’ Addison Russell hit a two-run home run March 7 in a spring training game, it was a good[Read More…]

Vacant buildings on Ridge Road slated for demolition

    Pearson’s Bakery owner   Paul Drzymalla greets   customers recently. (Photos   by Patty Houlihan/H-F   Chronoicle) At Pearson’s Southgate Bakery, shamrock-shaped cookies, Irish soda bread and donuts topped with green sprinkles are vying for space with pecan coffee cakes and whole wheat bread. Near the cash register, the counter is filled[Read More…]

Braun: Flossmoor will meet zero growth budget target

Administrators in Homewood District 153 are delighted with the longer testing window and shorter testing time for the 2016 PARCC tests. In 2015, the first year of the test, all students were tested in the same few weeks. This year the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) moved from specified[Read More…]

IJP registration extended

 La Voute Chef Dominique Tougne with his wife andchildren at the grand opening of La Banque Hoteland La Voute Bar + Bistro in June 2015.(Photo by Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle) So how does an esteemed French chef, who has cooked in some of the finest restaurants in France and Chicago, find[Read More…]

Brent Bachus takes his seat on H-F park board

SmartLabs, a new approach for collaborative learning by middle school students, will be in place at the start of the 2016-17 school year at Hart School in Homewood. The District 153 School Board agreed March 21 to spend $348,000 on the program designed for sixth, seventh and eighth graders. “I’ve[Read More…]

Movie and TV fans team up for trivia event March 11

Four Homewood-Flossmoor High School graduating seniors have been selected for internships as part of the Exelon Generation program.   H-F students, from left,  Blake Van Niel, Paris Napue  and Nolan Cardona will be  participating in an Exelon  summer internship program.  (Photo by Marilyn Thomas/  H-F Chronicle) Nolan Cardona, Paris Napue,[Read More…]

Homewood trustees laud James Hart basketball team

HF DECA’s board making the DECA Diamond sign(DECA’s logo), are from left Sam Cutrara, Bernie Coderre,Allie Humphrey, Lonzo Lynn, Hannah Lichtenberg,Ryan Bergal, Kevin Steiner, and Michael Havighorst.(Provided photos)   Homewood-Flossmoor High School’s DECA program had 16 students advance to international competition after competing March 10, 11 and 12 in state competition. The 16[Read More…]

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