Top students at H-F High receive scholastic pin

At the May 11 Academic Awards Ceremony, top students received the scholastic pin for earning honor roll status 12 or more times during their high school career

Kid heaven: A chance to operate big machines at Homewood Public Works open house

Anyone who wanted to know what it is like to operate a backhoe or see the view from a towering bucket truck or learn how Homewood's water plant works could have found the answers in one convenient spot Saturday, May 16.

Dozens of families ignored the threat of rain to attend the Homewood Public Works Department's second annual open house at the Ashland Avenue facility.

Archbishop calls for ‘words that heal’ during Infant Jesus of Prague service

Archbishop Blase Cupich visited Infant Jesus of Prague Catholic Church on Sunday, and in his homily reminded parishoners of the importance of “words that heal.”

Newspaper kiosk on Harwood about to become Homewood's latest Little Free Library

The newspaper kiosk on Harwood Avenue near the train station is about to becoming the village's latest Little Free Library. 

La Banque/La Voute progress: The signs are up

The exterior signs have been installed as the opening of the La Banque Hotel and La Voute Bistro nears. The hotel in the former bank building at Ridge Road and Martin Avenue in Homewood will open to the public June 15.


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