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H-F to present fall play 'Eurydice' Sept. 26 and 27

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School will present its fall play, "Eurydice," the last weekend in September.

September 18, 2014 12:00 am

Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

HOMEWOOD | The village of Homewood hosts the 13th annual Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 20 at Martin Avenue from H…

September 14, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

HOMEWOOD | The village of Homewood hosts the 13th annual Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 20 at Martin Avenue from H…

September 14, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Ingalls hosts Cancer Survivor Day/Morning of Wellness Saturday in Homewood

HOMEWOOD | Ingalls Memorial Hospital is sponsoring a free morning of wellness from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Cancer Support Center,…

September 11, 2014 12:00 am

Village Artist 50 year Celebration

Village Artist 50 year Celebration

Friday| September 12

September 08, 2014 12:00 am

Public Works

Sticker free leaf program will be November 19 , November 26 , and December 3 during regularly scheduled garbage service.

September 08, 2014 12:00 am

Intruder sexually assaults woman in Flossmoor home

FLOSSMOOR | A Flossmoor woman told police she was sexually assaulted by a man who broke into her home early Sunday.

September 04, 2014 7:27 am

Homewood S&L hoping to stick around another 100 years

Homewood S&L hoping to stick around another 100 years

HOMEWOOD | South End Savings bank is celebrating its 100th year in business, yet heads into its new century with a somewhat cloudy long-term future.

September 04, 2014 4:45 am Photos

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Dixie Highway has long history in Homewood

Dixie Highway has long history in Homewood

THROWBACK THURSDAY | The Times is celebrating our region's rich history. Check out our gallery on nwi.com and share an historic photo(s) with …

September 04, 2014 12:00 am

Staff at Hobart retailer put kibosh on fraud scheme, Hobart police say

HOBART | A Gary woman who used stolen Social Security numbers and fake IDs to go on a spending spree was arrested Sunday after staff at the Ho…

September 03, 2014 8:06 pm

Where to go with the dogs

Dog parks and dog-friendly facilities dot the area from Chicago’s beaches through Porter County. Most charge an annual membership fee and all …

September 02, 2014 12:00 am

Ingalls Health System announces upcoming health programs for September

Breast Cancer Support Group

August 31, 2014 12:00 am

Faith and lay leaders invited to outreach breakfast

South Suburban Family Shelter has a long tradition of outreach, recognizing that effective violence prevention comes by educating and building…

August 28, 2014 12:00 am

High school students participate in PSC Summer Science and Math Camp

High school students participate in PSC Summer Science and Math Camp

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Students from throughout the south suburbs participated in a summer science and math camp at Prairie State College.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

Scouts take part in day camp

Scouts take part in day camp

Cub Scouts of Pack 773, which meets at Annunciata Church on the East Side, enjoyed an adventure-packed week as they participated in the Calume…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Photographer of the Year and annual student exhibit opens at PSC

CHICAGO HEIGHTS |  A selection of works from Prairie State College Photographer of the Year honoree Carole Rose will be on display through Sep…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Illinois couple tops at Pierogi Toss

Illinois couple tops at Pierogi Toss

August 20, 2014 12:00 am

Homewood head to Cal Ripken 50/70 12-year-old World Series

Homewood head to Cal Ripken 50/70 12-year-old World Series

In the Cal Ripken Major 50/70 12-year-old division, base runners are allowed to take lead-offs and break before the pitch, just like they do i…

August 04, 2014 10:00 pm

H-F's leaders in theater production this August

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School Leaders in Theatre Ensemble will present "44 Plays for 44 Presidents" this August.

July 31, 2014 12:00 am

First Midwest to buy out Great Lakes Bank

First Midwest to buy out Great Lakes Bank

First Midwest Bancorp Inc. is buying out a south suburban bank in a deal valued at $58 million.

July 30, 2014 12:00 pm

Homewood police simulate school shooting

Homewood police simulate school shooting

HOMEWOOD | Police officers from Homewood and surrounding suburbs conducted a critical incident drill Tuesday simulating a school shooting with…

July 29, 2014 11:13 am Photos

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TIF district tax collection info now online

The number of tax increment finance districts are on the rise, although the amount of money they are raising to permit local governments to bo…

July 17, 2014 12:00 am

H-F Summer Theatre presents 'The Wizard of Oz'

H-F Summer Theatre presents 'The Wizard of Oz'

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School Summer Theatre will present "The Wizard of Oz" later this month. This classic tale of Dor…

July 12, 2014 12:00 am

Local fire departments share in $1.8M grant

HOMEWOOD | The Homewood Fire Department has received a $1.8 million grant that will help it and 19 local fire departments, including Lansing, …

July 08, 2014 12:00 am

Road may close to make room for Menards expansion

Drivers in the area may have to find an alternate route to get to Interstate 80, as Homewood and Thornton are seeking to close Brown Derby Roa…

July 05, 2014 12:00 am

Community rallies around Lansing boy injured in bicycle accident

Community rallies around Lansing boy injured in bicycle accident

Last month, 8-year-old Cody Ziemkowski, of Lansing, was taking a bike ride with his father, Kevin. As they passed the skate park on Chicago Av…

July 04, 2014 12:00 am

Teen arts organization to host summer music festival

HOMEWOOD | South Suburban Theatre & Arts Leadership Kouncil, or TALK, sponsored by Best Buy, will be hosting a music festival from noon to…

July 04, 2014 12:00 am

Homewood-Flossmoor area offers community music in the summer

FLOSSMOOR | his summer there are several opportunities to enjoy — and be a part of — the music scene in Homewood-Flossmoor.

June 26, 2014 12:00 am

Registration open for July 4 Run for Freedom

HOMEWOOD | The H-F Racquet & Fitness Club, at 2920 W. 183rd St., is finalizing plans for the Run for Freedom — the second race of the 2014…

June 26, 2014 12:00 am

The Cancer Support Center hosts Survivors Block Party

The Cancer Support Center hosts Survivors Block Party

HOMEWOOD | The Cancer Support Center hosted a Survivors Block Party on June 7 to commemorate cancer survivors and their loved ones. Over 100 c…

June 18, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Glenwood officials thinking outside of the 'big box'

GLENWOOD | Although hopes have not been completely abandoned that Wal-Mart may reverse a reported decision to relocate from Glenwood, official…

June 09, 2014 12:00 am

H-F graduates class of 2014

H-F graduates class of 2014

FLOSSMOOR |  On June 1, the 55th graduating class from Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School walked across the stage at H-F Stadium to rece…

June 09, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Hats and Tea cancer fundraiser set for June 22

OLYMPIA FIELDS | On June 22 more than 300 community members are expected at the Hats and Tea fundraiser for The Cancer Support Center at Olymp…

June 05, 2014 12:00 am

H-F High School invites public to its renovated North Building

H-F High School invites public to its renovated North Building

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School District 233 hosted a building dedication and community open house for its renovated Nort…

May 30, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Events abound in the south suburbs this summer and beyonnd

South suburban residents will have little excuse to be bored this summer with a multitude of events and activities planned.

May 24, 2014 12:00 am

Chickens must be kept in rear yards in Homewood

HOMEWOOD | The Village Board has adopted an ordinance that clarifies a previously approved rule allowing a maximum of six hens to be raised on…

May 20, 2014 12:00 am

Man dies from injuries suffered on job in Chicago Heights

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | A Homewood man died Monday from injuries he suffered while working at a steel tubing plant in Chicago Heights, police said.

May 19, 2014 9:30 pm

Homewood village president honored for saving homeless pets

Homewood village president honored for saving homeless pets

HOMEWOOD | The South Suburban Humane Society honored Village President Rich Hofeld for his efforts with homeless pets.

May 19, 2014 12:00 am

Open house set for H-F High School North Building renovation

Flossmoor |  Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School District 233 will host a building dedication and community open house for its renovated …

May 18, 2014 12:00 am

Vacant gas station in Glenwood to be demolished soon

GLENWOOD | The boarded-up former Speedway gas station at Dante Avenue and Glenwood-Dyer Road is expected to be demolished within the next coup…

May 11, 2014 12:00 am

Kelly presents Congressional Art Awards at SSC

SOUTH HOLLAND |  U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Matteson, recently hosted the 2nd Congressional District Regional High School Art Awards reception a…

May 10, 2014 12:00 am

The Cancer Support Center honors 20-year benefactors

The Cancer Support Center honors 20-year benefactors

OLYMPIA FIELDS | The Cancer Support Center presented the inaugural Founders Award on April 26 at the annual spring gala hosted at Olympia Fiel…

May 09, 2014 12:00 am

School districts to receive grants for improved security

Two community colleges, two area high school districts and six area elementary school districts are among recipients of some $25 million in st…

May 08, 2014 12:00 am

H-F High School announces May fine arts events

H-F High School announces May fine arts events

FLOSSMOOR | The month of May offers several community fine arts events featuring Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School students. The campus…

May 08, 2014 12:00 am

HEALTH BRIEFS: Event to honor nurses

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Porter Health Care System will host a candlelight vigil at 6:30 p.m. tonight on the front lawn of Porter Regional Hospital,…

May 06, 2014 12:00 am

Hens can lay their eggs in Homewood

HOMEWOOD | Residents are now free to raise chickens in Homewood, following the Village Board's approval last week of an ordinance that amended…

May 04, 2014 12:00 am

Spring musical this weekend at H-F High School

Spring musical this weekend at H-F High School

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School Theatre's annual spring musical is set to take the stage at the school's Mall Auditorium …

May 02, 2014 12:00 am

'Frozen' princesses visit The Cancer Support Center

'Frozen' princesses visit The Cancer Support Center

HOMEWOOD | The Cancer Support Center, 2028 Elm Road, held Family Fun Movie Night on April 14 where families enjoyed refreshments and crafts wh…

April 30, 2014 12:00 am

Holocaust memorial service in Munster remembers 1.5 million child victims

Holocaust memorial service in Munster remembers 1.5 million child victims

MUNSTER | The voices of children, raised in song and in the spoken word, filled Congregation Beth Israel Sunday as five Jewish congregations f…

April 27, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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New program addresses teen boys exposed to domestic violence

HOMEWOOD | The South Suburban Family Shelter, 18137 Harwood Ave., announces a new program called “Stop the Violence” B.R.O. (Boys Respecting Others).

April 25, 2014 12:00 am

Parents of incoming freshmen invited to H-F

FLOSSMOOR | Incoming freshmen and their parents are invited to Homewood-Flossmoor University for Parents at 6:30 p.m. May 7 in the school's Ma…

April 24, 2014 12:00 am
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