Beecher Loses Twice To H-F
It was a tough afternoon for Beecher on April 12 against the 4A Homewood-Flossmoor baseball team as the Bobcats dropped a pair.
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Sun Apr 13, 2014
Homewood, Flossmoor to Receive State Funds for Road Repairs
The state will provide more than $1.2 million to area municipalities, to cover repairs needed on local streets.
Deadline Tuesday to Purchase Flossmoor Vehicle Stickers
Flossmoor residents must purchase and display a vehicle sticker for every vehicle that is registered to or housed within the Village.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Homewood Area Chamber of Commerce Taps New President
Nick Markionni was installed March 25 as the new President of the Homewood Area Chamber of Commerce, at Aureilo's in Homewood.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Ambulance Rides Leave Patients With Sticker Shock
The police won't send you a bill for their help. Firefighters don't charge you to extinguish flames.
Park District Awarded Grant for Dolphin Lake Improvements
Governor Pat Quinn has announced the awarding of $16.1 million for the FY 2014 Open Space Lands Acquisition and Development grants, which included a $400,000 grant to the Homewood Flossmoor District for improvements at Dolphin Lake Park.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
The Southtown Star
Get Up and Go! for March 6, 2014
Flossmoor Public Library hosts this program from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Helen Wilson Meeting Room at 1000 Sterling Ave. Chris McBrien will teach the secrets of cartooning and comic animation to sixth- to 12th-graders.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Homewood's Dunning Meat Market Featured on 'Chicago's Best'
A Homewood staple will step into the spotlight, during an episode of WGN's 'Chicago's Best' set to air April 12. Dunning's Gourmet Meat Market, 18436 Governor's Highway, will be featured on the show, a fan-driven food mission that seeks out the best eats in the Chicago region.
Follow Homewood-Flossmoor Band Members' Blog on Trip to China
The H-F Symphonic Band and Jazz Band are on the trip of a lifetime, to China. About 50 students-sophomores, juniors and seniors-are traveling throughout to Beijing, Xian, and Shanghai, visiting historic sites and experiencing Chinese culture.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Teen Plummets into Ventilation Shaft Outside Flossmoor Library
A 15-year-old boy teenage boy who fell down a vent outside the Flossmoor Public Library Friday was taken to the hospital in stable condition, ABC7 reports .
Fri Mar 28, 2014
The Southtown Star
Teen falls down ventilation shaft outside Flossmoor Public library
A 15-year-old boy fell more than 20 feet down a ventilation shaft outside a library in Flossmoor Friday afternoon.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Special Games A Success
More than 2,000 student-athletes, students, and spectators from 12 area high schools competed and cheered enthusiastically in the 13th annual Special Games held in the field house at Lincoln-Way Central High School on Friday, March 7. Students competed in a variety of events, including a disc throw, target throw, beanbag toss, running sprints, and ... (more)
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Ladycats Beat Richards
In a match at the Windy City Classic played at Homewood-Flossmoor, Beecher earned a 2-0 win over Richards on March 22. The Ladycats snapped a 0-0 tie with two second-half goals.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
The Southtown Star
Flossmoor Book Club knows no bounds
Flossmoor Book Club president Martha Fahey, of Frankfort, looks over some selections in the club's lending library.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Local Jobs: Comcast, TCF Bank, Ultra Foods, Children of America
Need a job? Patch is here to help. Finding one can be a tough task. Putting together a rAŠsumAŠ, hitting the streets looking for "Help Wanted" signs and making the best impression on potential employers can be a tall order for anyone.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
Save the Date: Flossmoor Housewalk Set for May 21
Flossmoor Service League 59th Annual Housewalk, will be held Wednesday, May 21st from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch at the Flossmoor Country Club will be offered between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m..
Sat Mar 22, 2014
District 233's Average ACT Score Highest in School History
Superintendent Von Mansfield and Principal Ryan Pitcock were guest speakers at the March program meeting of the Homewood Flossmoor Area League of Women Voters held at the Homewood Public Library.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Spring Boutique to Benefit Domestic Violence Victims, Families
South Suburban Family Shelter will be hosting its annual Spring Boutique on Sunday, April 6, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The popular event will be held at the Community House of Flossmoor Community Church, located at 2218 Hutchison Rd. in Flossmoor.
State Lawmakers Push For Another Big Ten School In Illinois
Some state lawmakers seem to want to play the role of Big Ten commissioner, and have taken steps to study the feasibility of having another Illinois college join the conference.