New Goodwill Store Opens In Melrose Park

Friday, July 2, 2021 || By Staff || @maywoodnews  Goodwill Industries recently opened its 71st store on the site of the old Maywood Park horse racing property at 200 W. North Ave. in Melrose Park.  Melrose Park officials announced the new store opening via a July 24 post on the village’s Facebook page.  The opening comes as Goodwill seeks to […]

Melrose Park Clinic Funded And Built By Doctors Holds Ribbon-Cutting 

Friday, July 2, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Dr. Kathleen Ward can tell you the story behind just about every piece of furniture, equipment and art inside of West Lake Urgent Care, 1419 W. Lake St. in Melrose Park.  “I bought all of the chairs, this desk was donated, that baby table was donated, I bought all the […]

Semi Backs Into Bellwood Printing Company, Wall Collapses 

Friday, July 2, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  A semi-truck backed into Richards Graphic Communications Inc., 2700 Van Buren St. in Bellwood, on July 2, resulting in the collapse of a portion of a building wall. Witnesses said no injuries were reported. The accident happened sometime after around 10 a.m.  “I was at my desk and all of […]

These Proviso East Athletes Went Up Against Pandemic Challenges And Won

Friday, July 2, 2021 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews  It was a season like no other for the Proviso East High School Boys Track and Field team. Like all other district sports teams, they had to sit out most of their 2020 season, and the 2021 season was truncated. The team only had eight runners, significantly less than the […]