2021-06-07

They’ll ‘Have To Put Me Out,’ Broadview Park District Director Says

Monday, June 7, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  According to an email notification shared by the village of Broadview, the executive director position at the Broadview Park District is vacant. The only problem is that the current executive director, Reggie Davis, says otherwise. “I’m in the office right now,” Davis said during an interview late last month, sounding as […]

Potentially Fatal Crash Shuts Down Lake Street In Melrose Park June 7

Monday, June 7, 2021 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews  Authorities closed off both lanes on Lake Street, roughly between 23rd and 25th avenues in Melrose Park on Monday afternoon after a crash that multiple witnesses say may have been fatal. So far, however, authorities have not confirmed any fatalities. Melrose Park Police could not be immediately reached for comment […]

Loyola Hosting Medication Take Back Day June 11

Monday, June 7, 2021 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews  Loyola Medicine’s Opioid Task Force has teamed up with the Cook County Sheriff’s Department, in organizing a Medication Take Back Day for community members, patients and colleagues to safely dispose of their old medications, Loyola officials said in a statement released June 7. The event will take place on Friday, June […]

Illinois Assembly Passes Election Bill Postponing 2022 Primary To June

Monday, June 7, 2021 || By Raymon Troncoso/Capitol News Illinois || @maywoodnews  Largely on partisan lines, lawmakers passed an omnibus elections bill on May 31 that would push back the date of the 2022 primary elections amid other major changes to the state’s election code. The 156-page omnibus bill, an amendment to Senate Bill 825 filed by Rep. Maurice West […]