SUV Carrying Juveniles Strikes Utility Pole, Knocking Out Power In Maywood

Sunday, June 20, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Some Maywood residents were without power on Sunday evening after an SUV carrying two juveniles struck a utility pole at the corner of 1st Avenue and Lexington Street in Maywood. The incident happened at around 7 p.m. One resident who lives in the area said he was in his home […]

Black Fathers In Proviso Township Give Their Opinions On Fatherhood

Sunday, June 20, 2021 || By Shanel Romain, Chelsea Zhao and Jeremy Polk || @maywoodnews  Juneteenth and Father’s Day are both happening this weekend, so we decided to ask African American fathers across Proviso Township to express their thoughts on fatherhood and Black fatherhood (and how Black fathers are perceived), in particular. Teddy Matthews, 29, pastor and father of two […]

Westchester Officials Hit Pause Button On Townhome Development 

Sunday, June 20, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Back in March, when the developers seeking to build luxury townhomes in Westchester presented a scaled down version of their plans to address concerns expressed by village officials and residents, it seemed that the proposal, at least two years in the making, was finally on the fast track to actually […]