Tag: Homewood fire

No injuries in Nov. 26 fire in Homewood

No one was injured in a mid-day fire at a residence in the 18500 block of Hood Avenue on Nov. 26, according to Homewood fire officials. Chief Bob Grabowski said four people were home at the time but were able to escape the blaze, which caused significant damage to the[Read More…]

Flossmoor teen dies in car fire Monday

Editor’s note: This story was updated Tuesday night with additional information from the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.An 18-year-old Flossmoor man died Monday afternoon in a vehicle fire in Homewood, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office. Hunter S. Craig,18, of the 2100 block of Vardon Lane, was pronounced dead[Read More…]

Fall events

FRIDAY, OCT. 7

  • Anew: Building Beyond Violence and Abuse Sneaker Ball fundraiser.

SATURDAY, OCT. 8

  • Homewood Fire Department open house, 17950 Dixie Highway, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Recyclepalooza in Flossmoor, Parker Junior High School parking lot, 9 a.m. to noon.
  • Shops on Sterling grand reopening, 1056 Sterling Ave. in Flossmoor.
  • Pop Culture fourth anniversary celebration, noon until 7 p.m., 18035 Dixie Highway, Homewood.

SATURDAY, OCT. 15

SUNDAY, OCT. 16

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