Out And About: Love Blooms In Maywood

Sunday, June 28, 2020 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews  A pandemic isn’t strong enough to stop love from flourishing. On June 20, Michael Conrad Wright — a Maywood native who attended Irving Elementary and Proviso East High School before graduating from Illinois Math and Science Academy in Aurora — wed Mariel Moran, who is from Hoffman Estates and grew […]

As State Reopens, Life In Proviso Township Goes On

Sunday, June 28, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Illinois transitioned into Phase 4 of Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s Restore Illinois reopening plan on June 26, with movie theaters, fitness centers, museums and restaurants all opening their doors again. There are, however, restrictions. In-person dining is restricted to 25 percent capacity, or no more than 50 people a room. On […]

Proviso Township Men Charged In Major Drug Investigation, Feds Say

Sunday, June 28, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Feature photo: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol/Flickr  Three Proviso Township residents are among 24 people who have been charged as part of a federal and state investigation into two streets gangs in Chicago’s Austin community, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois announced on June 26. […]