Reginald Torian Sr. of Country Club Hills will bring the voice and music of soul legend and south sider Curtis Mayfield to the world premiere of his music revue, "All Things Mayfield." The show at the Promontory in Hyde Park on Saturday, Jan. 31, is the latest phase of Torian's mission to keep Mayfield's music and legacy alive.
Those who attended A Mid-Winter's Fiesta Saturday, Jan. 17, at Homewood-Flossmoor High School enjoyed Spanish food, great music and the fun of silent and live auctions, according to event organizers.
And they contributed to the fund that will help about 60 student musicians participate in a tour of Spain this spring.
Community rallies for H-F orchestra Spain trip at annual auction (The Chronicle, Jan. 23, 2015)
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Tessa's Dollhouse ended a three-year run at 18046 Martin Ave. The shop, billed as an antique children's resale boutique, began as a place for owner Anthony Rotkovich to sell action figures from his large collection. He expanded into comic books, vintage toys, children's clothing and children's furniture.
If you think the first week of the year was cold, the January Homewood-Flossmoor Science Pub presentation might add a bit of welcome perspective.
Max Berkelhammer of the University of Illinois at Chicago will present "Where air and ice meet; Greenland ice sheet surface processes" at 8 pm. Tuesday, Jan. 27, at Ravisloe Country Club, 18231 S. Park Ave. in Homewood.
Model UN gets students interested in international affairs through participation in fully integrated crisis simulations, that although fictitious require students to know national and international policies. The student delegates think on their feet and work as a team to solve major issues. H-F students had about six weeks to prepare for their roles in this UN simulation.