Maywood-Based Housing Forward Checks Into Oak Park Hotel

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 || By Stacey Sheridan/Wednesday Journal || @maywoodnews  Housing Forward, the nonprofit headquartered at 1851 S. 9th Ave. in Maywood, has made a major stride in its battle to upend homelessness by entering into a year-long lease with the Write Inn in Oak Park. Housing Forward, which works to transition people experiencing homelessness into stable housing, will […]

Maywood Mayor Announces That She’ll Run For A Third Term

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins announced over the weekend that she’s running for re-election. Perkins held a brief campaign kick-off on Sept. 27 in front of a new affordable housing complex that’s nearing completion at 800-820 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. Perkins, who is in her second term as mayor, said […]

Man Killed Outside Of Stone Park Nightclub Sept. 26

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews  A Chicago man was killed after a shooting at a Stone Park nightclub, according to news reports and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office. Christian Gonzalez-Castillo, 22, died from a gunshot wound to the face, the examiner’s office reported. The shooting happened in the parking lot of the Mansion […]