Maywood approves National Cycle’s tax incentives

Motorcycle parts manufacturer could benefit from incentives for three properties August 16, 2023 | By Francia Garcia Hernandez The Maywood village board extended property tax rate incentives for motorcycle parts manufacturer National Cycle on South Maywood Drive.  It covers three properties purchased by the manufacturer in 2018 as part of its expansion: 1190 S. Maywood Dr., 900 S. 22nd Ave. […]

Maywood to honor its own Fred Hampton on 75th birthday

Honoring the Black Panther’s legacy, historical display planned around aquatic center  August 16, 2023 | By Francia Garcia Hernandez The village of Maywood will partner with the nonprofit Save the Hampton House to pay homage to the legacy of Fred Hampton, who was born in Maywood in 1948.   “It seems to be the opportunity for the community to reflect on […]

Henderson resigns D209 superintendent position

School board to appoint acting chief this week August 10, 2023 | By Amaris E. Rodriguez In a letter to the Proviso Township High School District 209 community, Supt. James L. Henderson announced his resignation on Wednesday, Aug. 9. His final day in the district will be Aug. 18. Closing out a contentious three years as head of the troubled […]