Holiday cards bring season’s greetings to Homewood’s front yards

An illuminated holiday yard
card on Olive Road in 
(Photo by
Quinn Crump/Homewood-
Flossmoor Chronicle)

Holiday concerts begin this weekend at Homewood-Flossmoor High School

Homewood-Flossmoor High
School's Winter Choral Concert
— set for Sunday, Dec. 14, at
3 p.m. — includes a
performance by a handbell
(Photo provided)

'Tis the season of giving, but should you give to panhandlers?

With the holiday shopping season now in full swing, more people with more money will be in more stores more often. Most of those people will be spending, but some of them will be asking for money.

Police Reports: Nov. 23, 2014

48 calls: Traffic Stop (29), Assist Fire Dept. (6), Disturbance (1), Domestic Disturbance (2), Suspicious Subject (2), Traffic Accident with Damage (2), Warrant Service (1), Burglar Alarm (2), Stray Animal (1), Check Well Being (1), Suspicious Circumstances (1)

Police Reports: Nov. 22, 2014

73 calls: Traffic Stop (34), Traffic Accident with Damage (3), Domestic Disturbance (3), Check Well Being (3), Assist Fire Dept. (8), Burglar Alarm (7), Assist Other Agency (2), Customer/Management Dispute (1), Disabled Vehicle (2), Follow Up (1), Lockout (2), Found Property (1), Suspicious Subject (1), Medical Alert Alarm (1), Hit & Run (1), Suspicious Circumstances (1), Parking Problem (1), Noise Complaint (1), Juvenile Problem (1)

Village posts Holiday Lights in Homewood schedule

Homewood's first winter festival, Holiday Lights, is set for Friday, Dec. 5. The Dec. 3 edition of the village e-newsletter lists the schedule of activities.

Police Reports: Nov. 21, 2014

59 calls: Traffic Stop (28), Burglar Alarm (4), Assist Fire Dept. (7), Parking Problem (1), Lockout (3), Burglary to Vehicle (2), Check Well Being (4), Disabled Vehicle (2), Suspicious Subject (3), Juvenile Problem (1), Customer/Management Dispute (1), Citizen Assist (1), Noise Complaint (1), Suspicious Circumstances (1)

Flossmoor’s strong fiscal health seen in water main bond sale

Proceeds from a $3.810 million bond sale will finance the next phase of Flossmoor’s eight-year water main replacement project.

Love of the violin brings Anya Brumfield to center stage Sunday in Chicago

See Anya perform at 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph St. in Chicago.

Police Reports: Nov. 20, 2014

48 calls: Traffic Stop (33), Assist Fire Dept. (5), Check Well Being (1), Medical Alert Alarm (1), Disabled Vehicle (1), Warrant Service (1), Suspicious Circumstances (1), Lockout (1), Customer/Management Dispute (1), Lost Property (1), Burglar Alarm (1), Citizen Assist (1)


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