Fireworks Complaints Up Nearly 2,000% In Broadview And Maywood

Friday, June 26, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Featured photo by Alexander Kagan on Unsplash  On June 1, as reports of looting spread across the suburbs in the wake of mass protests related to the death of George Floyd, Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins said that there was another element added to the chaos. Fireworks. Lots of them.  […]

Area Park Districts Reopening With Caution

Friday, June 26, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Now that Illinois has entered Phase 4 of its reopening plan due to a declining rate of new COVID-19 cases, local park districts are gradually getting back to normal. The Broadview Park District, Maywood Park District and Memorial Park District are all scheduled to reopen in July. On June 26, […]

Sears At North Riverside Mall To Close For Good

Friday, June 6, 2020 || By Bob Uphues/Riverside-Brookfield Landmark || @maywoodnews  Sears will close its doors for good at the North Riverside Park Mall, 7501 Cermak Road, by the end of September, ending its nearly 20-year run at the shopping center. Liquidation sale signs appeared inside and outside the store June 25, with merchandise discounted between 20 and 70 percent […]