Report Says Illinois Was Ill-Prepared For Pandemic

Monday, June 29, 2020 || By Peter Hancock/Capitol News Illinois || @maywoodnews || Feature photo by Alin Luna on Unsplash A new report from an Illinois think tank says the state was ill-prepared for the COVID-19 pandemic, primarily because of a pre-existing shortage of nurses, and that the pandemic has left state even more vulnerable in the event of another public health crisis. […]

Garden House Of Maywood Undergoes $7M Renovation

Monday, June 29, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  The Garden of House of Maywood, 515 S. 2nd Ave. in Maywood, recently underwent a $7 million renovation, announced Chicago-based Evergreen Real Estate Group, which manages the facility, in a statement released June 29. The renovations to the 10-story, 144-unit affordable senior rental community include a range of apartment upgrades, […]

Mall Shoppers Greeted By Beefed Up Security

Monday, June 29, 2020 || By Bob Uphues/Riverside-Brookfield Landmark || @maywoodnews  When shoppers arrived at North Riverside Park Mall on the evening of Friday, June 26, they were greeted by a very visible police presence that included North Riverside Police vehicles outside each entrance on the east side of the shopping center and a patrol vehicle, with its lights flashing, […]