1.9.2024 | What You Need To Know Today

SNOW — The National Weather Service is predicting 2 to 4 inches of snow overnight and into the morning. HOMEWOOD BOARD — Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, in village hall, 2020 Chestnut Road. Find the agenda here. Attend remotely here or dial 312-626-6799. ID 980 4907 6232, passcode 830183. The board will consider[Read More…]

1.5.2024 | What You Need To Know Today

WONKA PARTY — Homewood Public Library, 17917 Dixie Highway, will host a party tonight from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. to celebrate the release of the new film, “Wonka,” for kids in third through sixth grades. There will be games, chocolate treats and a chance to find a Golden Ticket. Register here. MEN’S BASKETBALL[Read More…]

8.15.2023 | What You Need To Know Today

DISCOVERY PRESCHOOL OPEN HOUSE — Discovery Preschool will hold an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Irwin Community Center, 18120 Highland Ave. Parents or guardians can meet teachers, tour the classrooms and ask questions. For more information, call 708-957-7275 or email [email protected]. DISTRICT 233 BOARD MEETING — The board[Read More…]

8.11.2023 | What You Need to Know This Weekend

PHOEBE HUNT AT TRAIL MIX — The Trail Mix Concert Series will return to Izaak Walton nature preserve on Saturday, Aug. 12, featuring Texas folk singer and fiddle player Phoebe Hunt. Adjacent Cruise, a husband-and-wife duet from Chicago, will open for her. Tickets for August’s Trail Mix are available for[Read More…]

8.10.2023 | What You Need To Know Today

BIKE-IN MOVIE NIGHT — Rabid Brewing hosts a showing “Places in the Heart Goonies” tonight shortly after 8:15 p.m. at 17759 Bretz Drive in Homewood. Doors open at 6 p.m. There will be a “Goonies” scavenger hunt by bike to find One Eyed Stevie that starts at GoodSpeed and ends in Rabid’s[Read More…]

8.9.2023 | What You Need To Know Today

WALL OF HONOR GROUNDBREAKING — Flossmoor Veterans’ Memorial Inc. will host a ceremonial groundbreaking ceremony from 2:30 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 9, on the site of the proposed Wall of Honor north of Flossmoor Road between the Flossmoor train station and Park Place. MIDDLE SCHOOL CONSERVATION INTERNSHIP — Homewood[Read More…]

6.23.2023 | What You Need to Know This Weekend

AIR QUALITY ALERT AGAIN FRIDAY — The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has issued an air pollution action alert for today for Homewood and Flossmoor. The alert will be in effect through tonight. People who are sensitive to elevated ozone levels should consider limiting time spent outdoors. CHIP-IN — The South[Read More…]

6.12.23 | What You Need to Know Today

BOARD MEETINGS TONIGHT Flossmoor School District 161 Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. at Normandy Villa, 41 E. Elmwood Drive, Chicago Heights. Find the agenda here. Homewood School District 153 Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. in the cafeteria at James Hart School, 18220 Morgan St. Find the agenda here.[Read More…]

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12/15 /2021 | What You Need to Know Today

FLOSSMOOR HOLIDAY PARADE – See mobile holiday displays during Flossmoor’s new Holiday Lights Parade at 4:30 p.m. Thursday. Flossmoor Police, Fire and Public Works departments will travel through the neighborhoods with their vehicles festively decorated. Residents not on the direct parade route can watch the festivities from temporary bleachers near[Read More…]

11/13/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

REMINDER: WALL OF HONOR FUNDRAISER – Knights of Columbus Marian Council 3761 (IJP, St. Joe, and St. Anne) is hosting a fundraiser today for the Flossmoor Veterans’ Wall of Honor Memorial project at Flossmoor Station Restaurant. Tickets available at the door. 5 to 9 p.m. ACORN HIDE AND SEEK –[Read More…]

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