Tag: restaurant

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Checking in: Dunning’s Market celebrates 2nd anniversary in Flossmoor location, forges ahead through pandemic

An encouraging message adorns the plywood covering a window at Dunning’s Market that was damaged in the derecho storm on Aug. 10. The storm, a power outage and the pandemic have presented challenges for the local deli. (Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)   You’ve reached subscriber-only content Register for free to continue[Read More…]

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Maple Tree owner: ‘We are the phoenix’

Maple Tree Inn opened its new location at 18849 Dixie Highway in Homewood to the public on Feb. 7 and had a successful opening weekend, serving more than 800 diners, according to co-owner Katie Wennberg. But the ribbon cutting ceremony on Feb. 12 still proved to be an emotional occasion,[Read More…]

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Vida Tacos features artistic passion for food

Vida Tacos opened Nov. 2 at 18102 Martin Ave. in Homewood, and owner Alfredo Castro said his approach is captured by the restaurant’s logo.   Alfredo Castro and Rosaelia  Samanieso pose by Vida  Tacos’ logo. The new r  estaurant opened Nov. 2  in downtown Homewood.  (Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)“Vida” not only means “life” in Spanish, it’s the[Read More…]

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Grape & Grain sold, begins transition to Culture

Grape & Grain is under new management, and the new owners say their vision will build upon the accomplishments of previous owner Bill Frank.The sale of the business and building closed Friday, Dec. 6, with Urban Leegacy LLC taking over the reins of the popular drinking and entertainment establishment at[Read More…]

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Maple Tree Inn coming to Homewood

Award-winning Cajun food is coming to Homewood. Blue Island restaurant Maple Tree Inn is moving to 18849 Dixie Highway. [Update 3:40 p.m. Aug. 28] You’ve reached subscriber-only content Register for free to continue reading  Free 3-day trial Already a subscriber? Log in here.

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Sub sandwich shop slated for Flossmoor shopping center

Jersey Mike’s is coming to Flossmoor. The national submarine sandwich chain will be opening a shop adjacent to the Meijer superstore, village officials said Wednesday.  You’ve reached subscriber-only content Register for free to continue reading  Free 3-day trial Already a subscriber? Log in here.

Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • 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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