Police Reports: Aug 5, 2015

53 calls: Traffic Stop (36), Assist Fire Dept. (2), Disabled Vehicle (3), Burglar Alarm (2), Lockout (1), Customer/Management Dispute (1), Citizen Assist (1), Unwanted Subject (2), Suspicious Subject (1), Disturbance (2), Noise Complaint (2)

Local artists seek funds to produce 'Samurnauts' graphic novel

Unshaven Comics, a project of three local graphic artists, is running a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to produce its first graphic novel.

Metra delivers promised maintenance task list, starts work on station repairs

Work has begun on a wide-ranging maintenance project at Homewood train station. Metra Railways is fixing a number of problems and making the tunnel and its platform more presentable after Homewood officials complained about the conditions of the station.

South Suburban emergency response organization marks opening of new facility in Homewood

MABAS Division 24 hosted a grand opening event Friday to mark the completion of the facility in Homewood, which includes an office building the organization purchased plus the new garage addition. 

Police Reports: Aug 4, 2015

53 calls: Traffic Stop (31), Stray Animal (2), Found Property (1), Check Well Being (2), Burglar Alarm (1), Assist Fire Dept. (7), Lockout (2), Disabled Vehicle (1), Unwanted Subject (1), Suspicious Subject (1), Identity Theft (1), Traffic Accident with Damage (2), Suspicious Circumstances (1)


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