Archive for April 3rd, 2021

Hometown police officer killed at crash scene 4-3-21

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A 34-year veteran Hometown police officer was struck and killed while investigating an accident early Saturday morning around 3:11 a.m. in the 9000 block of Pulaski.

Hometown police and other departments escorted the fallen officer’s body in a procession from Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn to the Cook County medical examiner’s office..

Procession to accompany the body of fallen Hometown Police Officer James Kouski to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office 4-3-21

Tim Olk photo

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House fire in Highwood, 4-2-21

From Max Weingardt:

Highwood structure fire at 340 Highwood Ave April 2

Highland Park Firefighters at fire scene

Max Weingardt photo

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Streamwood Fire Department news (more)

This from Zach Cox:

I took a few pictures of the opening ceremony at the new Streamwood Fire Station 31.

exterior of new fire station

Zachary Cox photo

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