Maywood Hires Former Kankakee Mayor As Next Village Manager 

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  During a special board meeting on June 8, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted 5-2 to appoint Chasity Wells-Armstrong, the former mayor of Kankakee, as the next village manager.  The appointment comes less than a month after Maywood Mayor Nathaniel George Booker took office. Booker vowed during his campaign to […]

Broadview To Name Street After Late Owners Of Beloved Funeral Home

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Broadview will give an honorary street to Vernon and Gladys Wallace, the late couple who built Broadview Wallace Funeral Home, 2020 W. Roosevelt Rd. in Broadview, into one of the township’s most respected businesses. “We’re going to give a street designation on 20th Avenue in honor of them, because they’re […]

Victim In Melrose Park Car Crash Identified, Video Released 

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Authorities have identified the person killed in the car crash near the intersection of Lake Street and 24th Avenue in Melrose Park on June 7, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office. Luis Lopez, 27, died from multiple injuries related to a motor vehicle collision, the medical examiner concluded. […]