Tag: Homewood Beautification Committee

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Redecorating Homewood

(Photos by Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)Members of the Homewood Beautification Committee work on Saturday to give the downtown area a festive look. From left, Annie McLaughlin, Arla Blocker, Sean Nettle, Karen Wahlers and Vivian Harris work on one of the big planters at Martin Square. The group had five big planters[Read More…]

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Homewood Beautification Committee recognizes 50 businesses

  Art 4 Soul, 18135 Harwood Ave., was one of the 50  businesses given a Homewood Beautification Award.  (Photo by Marilyn Thomas/H-F Chronicle)   The Homewood Beautification Committee honored 50 businesses for their work in beautifying the area around their location. Honorees were recognized at the Oct. 13 Beautification Awards[Read More…]

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Homewood awards honor residents for neighborhood beauty

  The Wright house, a Blue Ribbon winner, is lined by  rose bushes. (Photo by Marilyn Thomas/H-F Chronicle)   Homewood residents have a passion for gardening. The variety of flowers, the colorful array and the unique designs comes to life at the hands of some dedicated residents. Their efforts were[Read More…]

Winter events



  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.



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