Feud Between Maywood Mayor and Manager Ruptures, Village Attorney Ousted

The Maywood village board during an emergency meeting on March 30. | File  Wednesday, March 30, 2022 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 4/2/22 Tensions between Maywood Mayor Nathaniel George Booker and Maywood Village Manager Chasity Wells-Armstrong, who was hired last year based on the mayor’s strong recommendation, may have reached a boiling point.  The village’s longtime attorney, […]

Maywood Board Nixes Proposed Business License Moratorium 

A fast-food restaurant in Maywood. The village recently voted down a proposed moratorium that would have frozen the issuance of licenses for fast-food restaurants, among other businesses, for six months. | File Wednesday, March 30, 2022 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  A proposed six-month moratorium on business licenses for barbershops, hair salons, nail shops, banquet halls/event spaces and fast-food […]