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Fourth of July festivities promise a day of family fun

Fourth of July celebrations in Homewood and Flossmoor are steeped in tradition, and this year’s festivities are designed to follow the popular script: a 5K race, two parades and a family festival.

District 153 amends budget to reflect additional state funds

Homewood District 153 is closing its books with an additional $187,000 added to the Education Fund.

The school board amended its 2018 budget at its June 18 meeting to reflect the additional money from the State of Illinois as part of the Illinois Legislature’s evidence-based funding formula approved in 2017.

'The Lady with all the Answers' opens July 15 at Theatre at the Center in Munster

  Janet Ulrich Brooks plays Ann Landers in the 
  Theatre at the Center production of "The Lady
  With All the Answers."
(Provided photo)
 

Nonviolence training sessions July 10 and 18

St. Joseph Parish in Homewood will be the site for a NonviolenceWorks program on violence prevention and nonviolence techniques.   
 
Sessions are from 7 to 9 p.m. July 10 and 18 at the parish’s Burke Center just south of the church at 17951 Dixie Highway in Homewood. 
 

Homewood police respond to report of shots fired

Homewood police responded to a report of possible gunshots Thursday night on the 18400 block of Clyde Road.

At 8:38 p.m., officers investigated the incident at a home on Clyde and discovered a bullet had shattered a window in the front of the residence, according to a press release. No injuries were reported.

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