Hines Hospital To Receive Initial COVID-19 Vaccine Doses

Saturday, December 12, 2020 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews  Hines Veterans Administration Hospital announced on Dec. 11 that they were selected as one of 37 VA hospitals in the country to receive initial doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. In a statement, Hines officials said the hospital was selected for its “ability to vaccinate large numbers of people and store […]

New Website Lets Berkeley, Hillside Residents Give Input Into Prairie Path/Taft Avenue Corridor Plan

Saturday, December 12, 2020 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews  For the last several months, the villages of Berkeley and Hillside have been working alongside the Berkeley Park District and the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) on a plan to develop the area surrounding the Illinois Prairie Path that runs through both villages and the portion of Taft Avenue, […]

Video Gambling Proposed For Shuttered Restaurant, Gas Stations In Westchester

Saturday, December 12, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  During a Committee of the Whole meeting held Nov. 24, at Westchester Village Hall, 10300 Roosevelt Rd., the Westchester Village Board considered two separate proposals for video gambling licenses.  One — a proposal to turn the old Le Petite Cafe, 1855 S. Mannheim Rd., into a coffee shop with limited […]

Proviso Township Libraries Adjust Amid Pandemic’s Second Wave

Saturday, December 12, 2020 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews  Amid the most recent uptick of COVID-19 cases that began in late October, libraries throughout Proviso Township have adjusted their operations in order to serve their patrons. Bellwood, Hillside and Northlake libraries switched entirely to curbside pick-up. Broadview Public Library continues to operate the same way it has since last […]