PSC open house Aug 29 – Sept 28 2019

This story was updated at 4:55 p.m., May 26, 2020, to include information from the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

The man who crashed into the front of a Homewood residence early Friday morning has died from injuries sustained in the collision, according to police.

In a press release, Homewood Police Department identified the man as Joseph Thielen, a 27-year-old Homewood resident. 

Around 3:30 a.m. on May 22, police said Thielen drove his 2015 black Ford Escape into the brick facade of . . .

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Summer events

Saturday, July 2

  • Roots + Fire Water grand opening, 11 a.m. at 1941 Ridge Road in Homewood.

Monday, July 4

  • Flossmoor Volunteer Fire Department kids parade, starting at 10 a.m. at Parker Junior High, ending in downtown Flossmoor.
  • Homewood 4th of July parade, staring at 10 a.m. at the St. Joseph Catholic Church parking lot, 17951 Dixie Highway, south to Ridge Road, then east to Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, where there will be a community picnic.

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