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Salon seeking donations for food pantry, Michael Case Fund

A local business in Flossmoor holding two fundraisers in August, with hopes of giving back to those in need. Doyle Designed Salon will be donating 10 percent of all hair services proceeds from Aug. 1 to 6 to the Pantry of Rich Township. The salon is also collecting canned goods throughout that week. In addition, the salon will be raising funds later in the month for the family of Homewood resident Michael Case, who is recovering after being shot in the torso May 16.

Homewood woman directs production in Indiana

Homewood resident Kate Wiersma will direct the Seedlings Theatre Company’s production, “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged,” Aug. 4 through 20 at the M&M Theatre, 227 Center St. in Hobart.
 
“The show works on so many levels,” said Wiersema. “Kids will love the physical humor, people who love Shakespeare will love the references and parody, adults will love the inside jokes and references.”
 

H-F Racquet Club adds space for ‘boot camp’ workouts

If the idea of fitness boot camp makes you wary, you’re not alone. But if it gets your pulse racing, the new facility at the Homewood-Flossmoor Racquet and Fitness Club might be the perfect spot.

Mancini promoted in Homewood Public Works Department

Joe Mancini, an employee in the Homewood Department of Public Works since 2001, was promoted to fleet supervisor July 3.

Armed robber hits Southgate Mini Mart late Saturday

Homewood police are seeking information about an armed robbery at Southgate Mini Mart that occurred at about 11:58 p.m. on Saturday, July 29.

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