Illinois Supreme Court Makes History With First Female Majority

Chief Justice Mary Jane Theis is pictured on the Illinois Supreme Court bench in the court building in Springfield. | Jerry Nowicki/Capitol News Illinois  Wednesday, December 14, 2022 || By Jerry Nowicki/Capitol News Illinois || @maywoodnews  The Illinois Supreme Court made history last week when two newly seated members gave the bench a 5-2 majority of woman judges. Justices Elizabeth Rochford and Mary […]

This Week In Proviso Township History: When Rotary Dial Phones Came To Town

A woman shows how to use a rotary dial in a video produced by AT&T’s Bell system. Below left, a rotary dial phone with a moving finger stop.  | AT&T  Wednesday, December 14, 2022 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  On Dec. 14, 1950, the Chicago Tribune reported that construction of a “two story and basement structure” had started in […]