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3/17/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

SOCIAL SECURITY 101 – Learn about your benefits with this overview of Social Security including eligibility, resources, spousal benefits and scams. Register with Homewood Library. 4 p.m. Thursday on Zoom FLASHLIGHT EGG HUNT – With this twist on a traditional hunt, enjoy making a craft and then search for treat-filled[Read More…]

3/16/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

FACE OF FLOSSMOOR – The village seeks “happy” Flossmoor residents and families to act as models for materials in a marketing campaign. Email [email protected] GET INVOLVED – Residents with interest and relevant experience can consider joining one of Homewood’s commissions or committees. They include Appearance, Beautification, Civil Service, Community Relations, Economic[Read More…]

3/15/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

THE S-WORD. Yes, snow is in the forecast for Monday, about 1 to 2 inches. And rain. And sleet. And freezing rain. We trust this is the last brief spasm of winter and it will have the good taste to leave quickly and quietly soon after. DISTRICT 233 BOARD MEETING[Read More…]

3/10/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

BE A FIREFIGHTER – The Village of Homewood is seeking people to apply to become firefighter/paramedics. The village will cover the cost of training for Homewood residents who qualify. EASTER CRAFTS – Make bunny garland and string eggs crafts at Irwin Community Center at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 18, in[Read More…]

3/9/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

ZONING DECISION – Tonight Homewood Village Board members vote whether to approve rezoning requests for the former Calumet Country Club site. Access the 7 p.m. meeting via phone or Zoom: (312) 626-6799, ID 961 6038 1330, password: 292 310. POP(ULAR) ART PROGRAM – Tiny Picassos returns to Homewood Library this[Read More…]

3/3/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

MEETING THIS MORNING – Log into the Homewood Planning & Zoning Committee meeting at 10:30 a.m. about redeveloping the former site of Calumet Country Club. Access the Zoom meeting by phone or online: (312) 626-6799; meeting ID 991 8481 1606; passcode 573 812. SOCIAL SECURITY – Learn the basics in[Read More…]

3/2/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

P&Z MEETING – At 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, the Homewood Planning & Zoning Committee meets for the fourth part of a public comment session regarding permits to redevelop the former site of Calumet Country Club. Access the Zoom meeting by phone or online: (312) 626-6799; meeting ID 991 8481 1606; passcode[Read More…]

2/17/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

BLACK JOURNALISTS IN HISTORY John H. Johnson (1918 – 2005) was a publisher and the founder of the Johnson Publishing Company which created Ebony and Jet magazine and is headquartered in Chicago.  Johnson graduated from DuSable High School and University of Chicago, after working his way through college. In 1982,[Read More…]

2/16/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

NO GARBAGE SERVICE – Due to extreme winter weather conditions, Homewood Disposal Service is closed on Tuesday, Feb. 16, and there will be NO GARBAGE OR RECYCLING SERVICE for residential or commercial customers.  Service is delayed one day for residential customers who normally get pickup service on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and[Read More…]

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