Berkeley Park District’s Master Plan Tests Feasibility Of Building New Rec Center

Thursday, October 15, 2020 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews  The Berkeley Park District is looking to build a new recreational center in its flagship park, adjust the programming to better fit community needs and make sure that the board and the staff are fully engaged with the community.  Those are the major priorities identified in the park district’s 2020-2025 […]

Two Men Charged With First-Degree Murder In Connection To Oct. 10 Melrose Park Shooting

Thursday, October 15, 2020 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews   Two men have been charged with first-degree murder in connection to the fatal shooting on Oct. 10 of Alan C. Williams, of Bensenville, according to multiple media reports. Williams, 37, was shot outside of J’s Sports Bar, 2101 N. Mannheim Rd., in Melrose Park, after an argument he […]

‘Drug Den’ Near Blue Line Train Station Cleaned Up

Thursday, October 15, 2020 || By Maria Maxham/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews  Over 400 hypodermic needles and dozens of bags of trash were removed from the land just south of the Harlem Blue Line train stop in a clean-up effort coordinated by the village of Forest Park and paid for by the county, which owns that parcel of land. The area is […]

More Popular Proviso Township Restaurants Close Doors

Thursday, October 15, 2020 || By Maria Maxham/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews  Two long-standing Forest Park establishments have announced permanent closures. Both Healy’s Westside, which celebrated its 25th year in Forest Park in March, and Francesca’s Fiore, established in 2001, will no longer open their doors to customers. On Oct. 13, Healy’s, 7321 Madison St., posted the news on its […]