Latest News

Back to form

A Dolton man was charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and resisting a peace officer after he allegedly discarded a weapon and attempted to flee during a traffic stop shortly before 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24. Xavier J. Harding, 19, of the 15600 block of Ingleside, was a[Read More…]

Police Reports: Jan. 18, 2015

  Proceed, dear reader, and you will learn why I am head over heels enamored with the south suburbs. Why I smile when I see neighbors. Why I am proud to have raised my three sons here. Why I don’t want to live anywhere else. Honest. There are lots of[Read More…]

Flossmoor candidates forum canceled

Homewood Public Works took some heat after the big snow storm earlier this month when streets were not cleaned as well as they usually are.  The department apparently returned to form Thursday, Feb. 26, to combat several inches of lake effect snow overnight and during the morning hours. Most streets[Read More…]

Rep. Robin Kelly invites high school artists to enter Congressional Art Contest

Cast members rehearse for “Almost, Maine,” which will beperformed at H-F High School Thursday through Saturday.(Photo provided)   “Almost, Maine” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday at Homewood-Flossmoor High School’s Mall Auditorium. The whimsical story deals with relationships as they unfold on a single night. The play is directed[Read More…]

Chocolate heaven

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly is sponsoring an annual Congressional Art Competition open to high school students residing or attending a school within the 2nd Congressional District. The winner’s artwork will be displayed at the U.S. Capitol for a year, and the winner will be invited to attend an unveiling ceremony in[Read More…]

Community Calendar

News by email

Subscribe to The Latest (daily headlines email)

* indicates required

View previous campaigns.

Free weekly newsletter

Subscribe to The Weeks (weekly newsletter)

* indicates required

Recent video: Progress on police reform, part 2