Hines V.A. Daycare Closure Stuns Employees

Monday, August 16, 2021 || By Amanda Tugade/Wednesday Journal || @maywoodnews  When Eva* learned the daycare center at Edward Hines Jr. V.A. Hospital, 5000  5th Ave. in Hines, was abruptly closing, she was stunned. For many working parents at the suburban hospital, the Hines Child Care Center was a crucial resource. It was affordable compared to other daycares in the […]

At Taste Of Bellwood, The Car Show Takes The Cake 

Monday, August 16, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  This year’s Taste of Bellwood may have been the biggest one yet, said Bellwood Mayor Andre Harvey.  The annual event attracted “maybe 8,000 to 10,000 people” during the first day on Friday, the mayor said.  Of course, there was food, which is always the main event at the Taste, where […]

In Photos: Westchester Fest A Hit With Community Members

Monday, August 16, 2021 || Photos by Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  This year’s Westchester Fest, which took place from Aug. 13 through Aug. 15, put smiles on many people’s faces. Some photos from the annual event are below: Community members enjoy a giant slide on Saturday.  Westchester Village President Frank Perry and family.  Young people get a kick out of […]