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On the agenda: Homewood trustees to hold special meeting to move Martin Avenue project forward, terminate downtown TIF district

Homewood Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 30, to consider two time-sensitive items regarding downtown redevelopment.

Police Reports: Dec. 7, 2014

49 calls: Traffic Stop (31), Assist Fire Dept. (3), Suspicious Subject (3), Disabled Vehicle (1), Suspicious Circumstances (2), Disturbance (1), Lockout (1), Stray Animal (1), Check Well Being (2), Burglar Alarm (3), Custody Dispute (1)

Homewood trustees OK pursuit of science center development, agree to purchase Ryan's Funeral Home

Homewood officials took two steps Tuesday toward the development of a community science center, envisioned as a kind of mini-Museum of Science and Industry, agreeing to hire a consultant and purchase property for the project.

Homewood trustees directed Village Manager Jim Marino to prepare a contract with Global Studios, a group affiliated with the Exploratorium in San Fransisco, to conduct the first phase of the project.

Homewood man tells tales of job as mall Santa

What is it like to be a mall Santa? The job comes with great rewards and interesting challenges, as Stewart Scott of Homewood can attest.

HF, District 161 races look like hottest April election contests

Board of Education elections in Homewood-Flossmoor High School District 233 and Flossmoor School District 161 are likely to be the most heavily contested local races in this spring’s consolidated election.

Filing ended Monday for candidates running in the April 7 election.

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