Tag: Homewood historian Jim Wright

Jim Wright waves to the crowd from his 1954 Ford fire chief car during Homewood's 2018 4th of July parade. He was active in the A’s R Us vintage auto club and was a regular participant in local parades and festivals. (Chronicle file photo)

‘Good guy’ leaves big legacy in Homewood

It will be easy to fulfill one of Jim Wright’s last wishes. Homewood Mayor Rich Hofeld, who was a close friend, recounted one of his last conversations before Jim died. “I said to him, ‘Jim, you were a village trustee, you were the village historian, you’ve authored books, you were[Read More…]

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