Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau campaign aims to attract visitors

May 09, 2021 - 15:52

The Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau has partnered with eight othertourism organizations to launch a summer campaign to encourage travel to and around northeastern Illinois. 

The Visit Chicagoland campaign, themed "The Only Thing Missing Is You," is designed to promote awareness and generate interest in luring visitors back to the region’s many sights and experiences.

Homewood police investigate shooting death (free content)

May 08, 2021 - 18:06

A 48-year-old man was found dead Saturday morning when Homewood police responded to a report of a gunshot victim in the 900 block of 175th Street.

The victim was found in an office about 10:30 a.m.

The identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of the family, police said.

"At this time, the investigation indicates that there is not an on-going threat to the community," police said.


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