H-F High students give tribute to victims of Parkland shooting

For 17 minutes, students at Homewood-Flossmoor High School were silent as they joined a national movement against gun violence on Wednesday, March 14.

Southland Smiles, Dentistry from the Heart offer free dental service on Saturday

On Saturday, March 17, a visit to the dentist will be available to those who usually are unable to afford it.

Dr. Richard Mantoan of Southland Smiles, 19815 Governors Highway in Flossmoor, in conjunction with the non-profit organization Dentistry from the Heart, is offering his services for free.

This will be the sixth time Mantoan and his staff have offered the Dentistry from the Heart, but the office's history of helping began before its partnership with the program.

Rep. Kelly joins students at rally to end gun violence

  Rep. Robin Kelly, left, is joined by Rep. Jan Schakowsky
  at an end gun violence rally at the Capitol on March 14. 
  They carried photos on some of Chicago’s youngest

Rep. Kelly joins students at rally to end gun violence

Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill, vice chair of the Gun Violence Prevention Task Force in Congress, joined her colleagues in a solidarity walk out with students across the country on Wednesday, March 14, including at Homewood-Flossmoor High School.

Kelly represents Homewood and Flossmoor in the House of Representatives.

GSU offers Vacation Education summer courses

Governors State University is helping college students get additional credits this summer through a program it’s calling Vacation Education.
The program focuses on general education and degree requirement classes standard to most bachelor’s degree programs. 


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