SUPPORT LOCAL ARTS - Today's the final day of a silent auction benefitting the Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University. Items include entertainment and dining experiences, gift certificates and original artwork.
The Homewood-Flossmoor boys varsity track & field team will be competing for top honors in seven events during the IHSA state meet at Eastern Illinois University on Saturday.
PADS volunteers at St. Joseph Church in Homewood are sponsoring a household supplies drive from 9 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 19, to benefit families in need who are about to transition to their own apartments.
This will be a contact-free drive. Donations in bags and boxes will be removed from cars.
Flossmoor is discussing how to proceed with turf grass maintenance on village-owned properties after some residents challenged officials to think differently about how crews use herbicides.
Six vehicles — three of them in a parking lot — were involved in a crash at the intersection of 175th Street and Dixie Highway on June 11, sending one person to the hospital.
According to Homewood police, around 6:30 p.m. a vehicle traveling westbound on 175th Street proceeded to turn left onto southbound Dixie Highway when it crashed into a vehicle headed eastbound on 175th Street.
That vehicle was pushed, causing collisions among four other vehicles.