Brookfield Zoo Kicks Off Holiday Magic

Thursday, December 2, 2021 || Photo By Sebastian Hidalgo/Riverside-Brookfield Landmark || @maywoodnews  Brookfield Zoo kicked off its annual Holiday Magic festival of lights on Nov. 26, inviting visitors to wander through the park, which has been illuminated by millions of lights and will be open each weekend through the end of the year. In addition to wandering among the animal […]

Maywood Exploring Park District Control Of Hampton Pool, Multipurpose Buildings 

The Fred Hampton Aquatic Center in Maywood, which has been closed since 2019. The village is considering the possibility of the park district taking over operations of the pool. | File  Thursday, December 2, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Back in June, the village of Maywood’s Board of Trustees finally hammered out an agreement to turn over six parks […]

Authentic Mexican Bakery Relocates From Stone Park To Maywood 

Evan Acevedo inside of his new bakery in Maywood, which features authentic Mexican items. He owns and operates the shop with his father, Amado. | Michael Romain Thursday, December 2, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  The storefront at 612 W. Lake St. in Maywood has a rich culinary history. For nearly 50 years, the location was home to […]