Tag: Business

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Homewood trustees approve business incentive for Bookies, tour new fire truck

The Homewood Board of Trustees approved business incentives for Bookies New and Used Books, an independent book store being developed at 2015 Ridge Road. The brief meeting was preceded and followed by tours of the village’s new fire truck, which went into service Tuesday night. You have reached content available exclusively to Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle[Read More…]

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Former banks coming down

Two former bank buildings are coming down to make way for new developments, one in Flossmoor, one in Homewood.   The old bank branch building on Governors Highway   as seen on Aug. 22. By Sunday, Aug. 26, the building   was almost completely gone. In its place will be a   new[Read More…]

Vice District Brewing grand opening event is Aug. 31

Vice District Brewing will host the grand opening on Friday, Aug. 31, at its new location at 18027-18029 Dixie Highway in Homewood. The craft brewery is selling tickets for two-hour portions of the opening for $25. Vice will donate 25 percent of the proceeds to local nonprofit organizations. You have reached[Read More…]

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After decades in Homewood, Dunning’s Market announces move to Flossmoor

A 60-year fixture of Homewood, Dunning’s Gourmet Market is moving to downtown Flossmoor. The deli and restaurant is relocating from Cherry Creek Plaza to the storefront recently vacated by Bakewell Bakery at 1048-1050 Sterling Ave. You have reached content available exclusively to Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle digital subscribers. Receive a 3-day free trial[Read More…]

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Center for Dental Excellence breaks ground for expansion project

  Dr. Cary Goldberg (on ground) and Dr. Charles  Greenebaum (at right) pose with members of the  Center for Dental Excellence Staff at Tuesday’s  groundbreaking. (Photo by Tom Houlihan/  H-F Chronicle)    As befitting the occasion, there were plenty of smiles at Tuesday’s groundbreaking for an expanded Center for Dental Excellence in Flossmoor. Champagne was[Read More…]

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Progress being made on three new Halsted Street stores

  Construction on the former Joann Fabrics space at   17920 Halsted St. shows progress as of July 25. The  renovations will remake the building into two stores,  Old Navy and Five Below. (Photo by Marilyn Thomas/  H-F Chronicle)  Related story: Old Navy, Five Below stores coming to Halsted Street in Homewood (March 19, 2018)[Read More…]

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DQ reopening in 4 to 6 weeks

The grand re-opening of Homewood’s Dairy Queen is coming. Kelly Welsh, manager of the store, said she expects to announce the re-opening in four to six weeks after extensive damage was done to the building in a car accident July 17. You have reached content available exclusively to Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle digital[Read More…]

Fall events

FRIDAY, OCT. 7

  • Anew: Building Beyond Violence and Abuse Sneaker Ball fundraiser.

SATURDAY, OCT. 8

SATURDAY, OCT. 15

SUNDAY, OCT. 16

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