Private funding supports literacy in Homer-Center classrooms, community
In the spirit of the holiday season, the Homer-Center School Board received a private grant to support literacy in the classroom while one of its ...
Homer Residents Take Part In Christmas Bird Count
The birders met at 8:30 in the morning Saturday at the Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center to take part in a decades-old tradition of Christmas bird counting.
Ballot battle leads to Feb. 24 primary election in Homer Glen
A primary election will be held after all in Homer Glen on Feb. 24, even though the ballot will have few names on it. The election was necessitated by 23 people filing as write-in candidates for mayor, clerk and trustee. Under Illinois election law, a municipal primary election must be held if there are more than four candidates for any position up for election ? at least five candidates for ...
Homer Livingston, banking vet who led Chicago Stock Exchange, dies at 79
He also was an investment banker at Lehman and Blair after starting his career at First National Bank of Chicago.
London Irish 24-9 London Welsh: Burnell?s men remain winless
London Welsh remain winless in 11 as they were beaten 24-9 by London Irish in the Aviva Premiership. Irish had the better of a dreary opening and should have taken the lead but surprisingly Homer missed with a straightforward penalty attempt.
THE Homer Team emerged champion in the just-concluded Sunday Bowlers Club (SBC) Mayor Rody and Vice Mayor Pulong Pamaskong Bowling tournament held at the Fair Lanes Bowling Center recently. D' Who Kar Spa, which defeated Jonlibz (602-579)in the step-the-ladder finals, stunned twice-to-beat Homer in their first game clash, 620-534. The latter, however, avenged its first game loss by rolling past ...
Community elves bring Christmas cheer to pair of boys
?I didn't think she was ready so that is why I was willing to trade my life for hers,?The 10-year-old son of a Homer murder victim says all he wants for Christmas is his mother back. The heartfelt plea caught the attention of an entire community.
?MythBusters? to test scenes from ?The Simpsons.? Here are five that should be re-created.
Seriously, can you shake a beer can so much that opening it causes an explosion?
Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi
NEW YORK (AP) ? Derek Jeter earned five titles for the New York Yankees. His successor at shortstop already has one: Sir Didi Gregorius, proud member of Order of Orange-Nassau.
Clark puts on display never-before-exhibited Homer painting
WILLIAMSTOWN - A portrait painted by Winslow Homer in 1878, one that has never before been seen in public, is now on display as part of the Clark Art Institute's collection of the artist's works.