Tag: State Rep. Thaddeus Jones

Jones introduces bill to assess trauma center impact

State Rep. Thaddeus Jones, D-Calumet City, announced recently he is introducing legislation which aims to address violence by creating a pilot program that will study the effect trauma centers have in communities disproportionately impacted with high levels of violence.Jones represents a portion of Homewood. “Pervasive violence is a troubling reality impacting[Read More…]

Jones invites 29th District residents to suggest bill ideas

SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. – State Rep. Thaddeus Jones, D-Calumet City, is offering local residents an opportunity to make their voices heard by welcoming input and feedback on proposing bill ideas.Jones represents the 29th District, which includes an area on the east side of Homewood.“The duties of public service are oftentimes best[Read More…]

State Rep. Jones to hold mental health workshop to raise awareness of symptoms, treatments for Alzheimer’s disease

In an ongoing effort to support mental health care in Illinois, Rep. Thaddeus Jones, D-Calumet City, is holding an Alzheimer’s workshop with mental health experts from the South Holland Memory Care Community. The event is on Monday, Dec. 9, from 10 a.m. to noon, at the Lynwood/Glenwood Public Library at 19901[Read More…]

Summer events

Monday, July 4

  • Homewood 4th of July parade. Starts at 10 a.m. from St. Joseph Catholic Church parking lot, then follows Ridge Road to Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, where there will be a community picnic.
  • Flossmoor 4th of July parade. Starts at 10 a.m. at Parker Junior High and ends downtown, where there will be fun activities.

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