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Police Reports: Nov. 5, 2014

55 calls: Traffic Stop (24), Burglar Alarm (2), Panic Alarm (1), Suspicious Subject (3), Assist Fire Dept. (5), Parking Problem (1), Abandoned Vehicle (1), Citizen Assist (1), Lockout (1), Neighbor Problem (1), Hangup (3), Traffic Accident with Damage (4), Stray Animal (2), Check Well Being (1), Traffic Hazard (2), Barking[Read More…]

Charges filed in Homewood Jan. 1 to Jan. 7

Students at Homewood-Flossmoor High School will have an opportunity to learn Mandarin Chinese next year. The school board agreed at its Nov. 18 meeting to add the new language to its curriculum, and to establish a new culinary course in it Family and Consumer Science curriculum. For the 2015-2016 school[Read More…]

Homewood Stories: A gallery

Homewood Stories began in January, 2014, founded by local dentist Karen O’Donnell. The photos in this gallery are from the August, September and October shows. The tellers include pros and inexperienced tellers. Featured here are Ruth B., Karen Genelly, Don Hall, O’Donnell, Gary Doherty, O’Donnell again, Patrick Monahan, Gwen Hilary, Enoch Williamson, Paul Teodo, Chris[Read More…]

Cherylyn Pesina receives Morin Award

From left, Millennium SchoolPrincipal Watkins, District 153Board of Education PresidentShelly Marks, Cherylyn Pesina and District 153 SuperintendentDale Mitchell. Pesina was honoredMonday, Nov. 17, for her serviceto the district. The District 153 Board of Education honored Cherylyn Pesina with the Morin Award for Excellence at its Nov. 17 board meeting. Pesina is instructional technology coordinator and[Read More…]

Police Reports: Nov. 4, 2014

57 calls: Traffic Stop (27), Burglar Alarm (4), Traffic Accident with Damage (6), Assist Fire Dept. (6), Suspicious Subject (3), Stray Animal (2), Lockout (3), Theft (1), School Crossing (1), Hangup (2), Hit & Run (1), Parking Problem (1) Traffic Stop (27) 12:05 a.m., 3043 183rd St.  12:07 a.m., 17600[Read More…]

Police Reports: Jan. 8, 2015

Flossmoor is saying goodbye to a troublesome ambulance and kicking the tires on a new emergency vehicle for the village fire department. The Village Board Monday approved the purchase of a 2015 Osage ambulance for $265,426. The new ambulance, built on a Dodge chassis, will replace a Wheeled Coach unit[Read More…]

Police Reports: Nov. 3, 2014

52 calls: Traffic Stop (27), Assist Fire Dept. (7), Suspicious Subject (1), Burglar Alarm (4), Parking Problem (1), Found Property (1), Lockout (3), Verify Alarm Work (1), Traffic Accident with Damage (1), Retail Theft (2), Disturbance (2), Hit & Run (1), Suspicious Circumstances (1) Traffic Stop (27) 12:11 a.m., Ridge Rd.[Read More…]

Police Reports: Nov. 2, 2014

55 calls: Traffic Stop (32), Burglar Alarm (5), Hit & Run (1), Suspicious Subject (2), Traffic Signal Out (1), Disturbance (1), Assist Fire Dept. (3), Juvenile Problem (1), Medical Alert Alarm (1), Stray Animal (1), Assist Other Agency (1), Panic Alarm (1), Domestic Disturbance (1), Customer/Management Dispute (1), Traffic Accident[Read More…]

Police Reports: Nov. 1, 2014

57 calls: Traffic Stop (32), Criminal Damage to Property (3), Hangup (2), Burglar Alarm (4), Parking Problem (1), Assist Fire Dept. (4), Found Property (1), Stray Animal (1), Check Well Being (1), Disabled Vehicle (1), Suspicious Subject (2), Traffic Accident with Damage (1), Suspicious Circumstances (2), Lockout (1), Assist Other[Read More…]

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