Maywood Mourns 2 Village, Library Board Trustees 

Thursday, December 23, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Maywood community members are mourning two elected officials who died this month: former village trustee Ronald “Ron” Rivers and sitting library trustee Connie Tapia.  Rivers, who served on the Maywood Board of Trustees for two terms from 2011 to 2019, died on Dec. 15. He was 73. Maywood Mayor Nathaniel […]

Services For Late Westchester Village President Frank Perry Set 

Thursday, December 23, 2021 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews  Funeral services for Westchester Village President Frank Perry have been announced. Perry, who was a year into his first term as village president, died from cancer on Dec. 22 at 50. A viewing will be held at Russo’s Hillside Chapels, 4500 Roosevelt Rd. in Hillside (between Mannheim and Wolf roads), on Monday, Dec. 27, […]

Cook County Mandates Proof Of Vaccination As COVID-19 Cases Spike

A Maywood resident is vaccinated during a popup vaccination clinic held in June at the Garden House Apartments in Maywood. | File  Thursday, December 23, 2021 || By Andy Viano/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews  Beginning Jan. 3, anyone age 5 and older looking to dine, drink, work out or gather indoors in large groups in suburban Cook County must first […]