Parking lot paving approved as H-F school summer project

The Homewood-Flossmoor District 233 board approved the repaving of the South Building parking lot this summer. 

The job will begin June 2 and should take a month according to Business Manager Ken Parchem. The work will be done by Accu-Paving Co. of Broadview for $351,600. 

Parchem said the $100 annual fee students pay for parking at H-F is covering the expense. The work will be done on the east side of the lot. The west half of the lot was repaved in 2014.

Homewood Animal Hospital apparently closed

Homewood Animal Hospital apparently has closed its doors. Customers of the business at 2207 W. 183rd St. reported the abrupt closure Thursday.

On the agenda: Homewood trustees to consider agreement with Thornton to pave the way for Menards expansion

Homewood trustees will consider measures Tuesday that would vacate 175th Street east of Halsted to make way for Menards store to expand.

Homewood teen to share message of change at We Day Illinois

Jade Greear of Homewood will bring her inspiring message of caring to an estimated 15,000 teenagers Thursday when she addresses the We Day Illinois audience at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont.

Local Cub Scouts taking orders for flowers, sale set for May 9

Just in time for Mother's Day, Cub Scout Pack 304 is conducting its annual fundraising flower sale. Pack members are taking pre-orders through Tuesday for their geranium sale set for 7:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 9, at Flossmoor Station, 1035 Sterling Ave. in Flossmoor.


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