Deadline for ordering trees from Homewood's Tree Share Program is Saturday

Homewood residents who want to beautify their yards and help contribute to local biodiversity have until noon April 4 to participate in the spring Tree Share Program. 

Flossmoor Police Department provides advice for keeping homes safe during vacations

With spring break and the vacation season upon us, the Flossmoor Police Department reminds residents of the importance to take basic preventative measures to keep their homes safe and sound while traveling. In an e-alert posted Saturday, March 28, Flossmoor PD offered a number of recommendations.

Shared municipal revenues spared state budget ax, at least for now

Homewood and Flossmoor, along with other Illinois municipalities, were spared a substantial revenue cut Thursday when the General Assembly passed a quick-fix deal designed to plug a $1.6 million hole in the state budget.

Talented local trio crucial to sensational comedy

A trio of thespians with local connections, led by H-F High School's J.R. Rose, find success on the Chicago stage with the popular comedy, "First Date."

Homewood's Indoor Farmers Market continues to grow

Fresh eggs will be available at Homewood's Indoor Farmers Market Saturday, March 28, as Locavore Farms of Grant Park joins the growing list of vendors. The market will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic School gymnasium, 17949 Dixie Highway. (Update: There will be Girl Scout cookies available too.)


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