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Brookwood D.167 considering registration, bus and other fees

GLENWOOD | The Brookwood School District 167 School Board discussed the possibility of reinstating registration, transportation and technology…

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D.167 approves final agreement with Glenwood

GLENWOOD | The Brookwood School District 167 School Board on Monday approved the final draft of an intergovernmental agreement with the villag…

April 15, 2014 12:15 pm

D.167 approves final agreement with Glenwood

GLENWOOD | The Brookwood School District 167 School Board on Monday approved the final draft of an intergovernmental agreement with the villag…

April 15, 2014 12:15 pm

State to fund extra road repairs in Illinois

More than $1.2 million will be provided by the state to area municipalities to help them cover the cost of repairs needed on local streets.

April 11, 2014 7:00 pm

Original Sanfratello's Pizza in Glenwood closed, trying to reopen

GLENWOOD | The original Sanfratello's Pizza in Glenwood closed on Monday after 45 years in business, the owner and founder said Thursday.

April 10, 2014 9:11 am

H-F ranked among nation's best schools

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor High School was ranked the top public high school in the south suburbs and No. 55 in Illinois on the Washington…

April 10, 2014 12:00 am

Senate bill would radically change school funding

Local school districts could see major changes in the funding they get from the state if a bill working its way through the Illinois Senate be…

April 09, 2014 12:00 am

D. 167 settles on site plan for new school

GLENWOOD | The Brookwood School District 167 Board approved a tentative site plan for the middle school at Tuesday's meeting.

April 08, 2014 9:35 pm

Glenwood to charge flat $35 fee for late water bills

GLENWOOD | Customers who do not pay their water bills on time will incur a flat late fee of $35 beginning in May.

April 07, 2014 12:00 am

Police back Park Forest cop facing charge in death

PARK FOREST | Village officials said they support a police officer who faces a criminal charge in connection with the death of a 95-year-old m…

April 04, 2014 9:03 pm

Park Forest cop faces charge in death of longtime Glenwood resident

CHICAGO | A Park Forest police officer has been charged with reckless conduct for his behavior in July 2013 that resulted in the death of a 95…

April 02, 2014 2:21 pm

Proponents of southeast Metra line say project still on track

Proponents of southeast Metra line say project still on track

CRETE | Supporters of the proposed southeast Metra line linking Chicago with the south suburbs have taken notice of recent developments to ext…

March 29, 2014 8:30 pm

Snow may be gone, but budgets show winter's impact

Snow may be gone, but budgets show winter's impact

South Holland village President Don DeGraff said he thinks this winter was the worst he has experienced.

March 29, 2014 7:00 pm

H-F art students garner variety of awards

H-F art students garner variety of awards

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School's Visual Arts Department was named the Best School Art Program in the state of Illinois b…

March 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Glenwood deal would clear way for new Brookwood Middle School

GLENWOOD | An intergovernmental agreement appears to have been reached between the village and Brookwood Elementary School District 167 regard…

March 26, 2014 5:20 pm

Walmart to begin video game trade-in program

Walmart to begin video game trade-in program

SCHERERVILLE | Tired of the same old games?

March 25, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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Emotions run high at D.167 financial forum

GLENWOOD | The Brookwood School District 167 Board explained its financial situation to an emotional group of stakeholders at a special meetin…

March 24, 2014 11:00 pm

D.167 to host meeting Monday on proposed budget cuts

GLENWOOD | The Brookwood Elementary District 167 School Board will hold a special meeting in the Brookwood Junior High School gym Monday to di…

March 23, 2014 12:00 am

Glenwood trustees pursue casino for village

GLENWOOD | The Village Board on Tuesday unanimously approved a resolution that authorizes Glenwood to serve as a host for a casino gambling site.

March 19, 2014 12:00 pm

Glenwood considering $980K offer to lease four cell tower sites

GLENWOOD | The village is considering the sale of lease agreements for four cellular tower sites to a California-based company.

March 17, 2014 12:00 am

Summer theater camp at Homewood-Flossmoor High School

Summer theater camp at Homewood-Flossmoor High School

FLOSSMOOR | For decades, Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School has offered an opportunity in the summer for kids of all ages to participate…

March 17, 2014 12:00 am

Glenwood to vote Tuesday on casino proposal

GLENWOOD | The Village Board is expected to vote Tuesday on a resolution that if approved would throw Glenwood's hat into the ring as a potent…

March 16, 2014 12:00 am

D.167 discusses size, cost of new school

GLENWOOD | School District 167 officials discussed the size and cost of the new middle school scheduled to open in 2016 at Monday's School Boa…

March 10, 2014 10:45 pm

Glenwood man accused in robbery of mother

MARKHAM | A Glenwood resident is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday on charges relating to the robbery of his mother.

March 10, 2014 2:28 pm

Glenwood abates $500K from tax levy

GLENWOOD | Tax bills will be slightly lower than expected in Glenwood after the Village Board approved an ordinance to abate the current tax levy.

March 10, 2014 12:00 am

Homewood-Flossmoor High School announces students of the quarter

Homewood-Flossmoor High School announces students of the quarter

FLOSSMOOR | The following Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School students were joined by their parents, teachers and administration staff on…

March 09, 2014 12:00 am

South Suburban Foundation seeks support for scholarship fundraiser gala

SOUTH HOLLAND | Each year the South Suburban College Foundation has an annual spring gala from which all proceeds benefit scholarship programs…

March 05, 2014 12:00 am

Town's sharing Walmart proceeds deemed a worthy tactic

When communities try to attract new businesses, often it involves a business leaving one municipality to set up shop in the village next door.

March 02, 2014 12:00 am

Annual donation from staff alumna benefits school and students at H-F

Annual donation from staff alumna benefits school and students at H-F

FLOSSMOOR | The library at Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School has again received an annual memorial donation from the family of former t…

March 01, 2014 12:00 am

H-F summer drive education registration begins in March

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School annually offers a summer program that teaches the rules of the road to students of School…

March 01, 2014 12:00 am

Black history in fashion at Glenwood school

Black history in fashion at Glenwood school

GLENWOOD | Brookwood Middle School students walked the runway Wednesday and displayed clothing fashions from decades past in honor of Black Hi…

February 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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New Brookwood Middle School may not open until 2016

GLENWOOD | The Brookwood School District 167 board is expected to decide next week whether to fast track completion of the new Brookwood Middl…

February 20, 2014 1:15 pm

Reduction in police force, higher water reconnection fees may be in store for Glenwood

GLENWOOD | Village officials are expected to vote next month to reduce the size of the police force and also hike the fees charged to reconnec…

February 19, 2014 12:00 pm

D.167 finances are OK for now

GLENWOOD | Brookwood District 167 has its financial house in order for now, but if the state's finances are not better the district could see …

February 17, 2014 12:00 am

D.167 OKs STEM program

GLENWOOD | The Brookwood School District 167 School Board on Tuesday approved funding for a project that will emphasize STEM subjects, science…

February 16, 2014 12:00 am

Glenwood saying goodbye to Brookwood Middle School

Glenwood saying goodbye to Brookwood Middle School

GLENWOOD | Brookwood School District 167 is getting closer to building a new middle school, which could open in the fall of 2015.

February 15, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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D.167 lays out plan for new school

GLENWOOD | Brookwood District 167  fifth- and sixth-graders could be in a new school by August 2015.

February 13, 2014 10:45 pm

D.167 to hold forum on new middle school Thursday

GLENWOOD | Brookwood District 167 officials will hold a forum to inform the public on the progress of the new middle school project at 6:30 to…

February 13, 2014 12:00 am

D.167 hires architect, construction manager for new middle school

GLENWOOD | Brookwood School District 167 has hired a new construction manager and architect for its new middle school.

February 12, 2014 12:00 am

No injuries in Chicago Heights glass factory fire

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | No one was injured when a fire erupted in a glass factory Tuesday morning at 1131 Arnold St., fire officials said.

February 11, 2014 2:30 pm

Brookwood D.167 to ban firearms in wake of concealed carry permits

GLENWOOD | The state's first concealed carry permits haven't yet been issued, but Brookwood School District 167 is taking steps to keep weapon…

February 10, 2014 11:00 pm

Glenwood OKs hke in season pass price at golf course

GLENWOOD | Glenwoodie Golf Course season pass holders will see a price increase this year.

February 10, 2014 12:00 am

Glenwood hikes fees for water, sewer users for infrastructure improvements

GLENWOOD | Residential customers will pay $75 more per year as a result of the Village Board's approval on Tuesday of an ordinance that increa…

February 09, 2014 12:00 am

Careers in STEM presented Feb. 11 at H-F High School

FLOSSMOOR | Area students and parents are invited to Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School's Careers in STEM Night, where students can find…

February 09, 2014 12:00 am

Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library celebrates 40th anniversary

LYNWOOD | As it prepares for its 40th anniversary June 24, the Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library has a full slate of 1970s-themed programming pl…

February 07, 2014 10:00 pm

Sewer and water rate increase proposed in Glenwood

GLENWOOD | The Village Board will consider a sewer and water rate increase at its Feb. 4 meeting.

January 25, 2014 8:00 pm

Science is a piece of candy for these youth

Science is a piece of candy for these youth

LYNWOOD | Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library Youth Services Assistant Joelle Wake asked the library's Science Club members if a candy bar will si…

January 19, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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D.167 to hold forums on new middle school

GLENWOOD | Brookwood Elementary School District 167 will host a forum in February, the first in a series to update stakeholders on the progres…

January 18, 2014 9:30 pm

Suit filed against H-F High School District 233 alleges recruiting, district says

A lawsuit filed this week accuses the Homewood-Flossmoor girls basketball program of recruiting players, district officials confirmed Thursday.

January 16, 2014 5:01 pm

A good night for a story

A good night for a story

January 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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D.167 hopes to 'Lead the Way' with STEM project

GLENWOOD | Brookwood School District 167 students may soon be using problem-based learning to do things like build robots and design homes.

January 14, 2014 6:45 pm
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