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Cook County Clerk Data Show 2013 TIF Revenue Down for Maywood, Other Suburbs; Orr Unveils New Online ‘TIF Viewer’
Fiscally Speaking / Government / Township News

Cook County Clerk Data Show 2013 TIF Revenue Down for Maywood, Other Suburbs; Orr Unveils New Online ‘TIF Viewer’

Monday, August 25, 2014 || By Michael Romain  Last month, Cook County Clerk David Orr unveiled a new online, interactive mapping tool called the “TIF Viewer” that tracks the annual revenue changes for Tax Increment Finance (TIF) districts in the county. In addition, he released the county’s 2013 TIF report, “which details the $683 million in revenue … Continue reading

Loyola to Offer Free Prostate Cancer Screenings, Wednesday, September 17
Health / Healthcare / Notifications

Loyola to Offer Free Prostate Cancer Screenings, Wednesday, September 17

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 || Loyola University Health System Newsroom || Newswise Newswise — As part of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, Loyola University Medical Center will offer free prostate cancer screenings on Wednesday, Sept. 17. The screenings will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. in Loyola’s Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, 2160 S. First Ave., … Continue reading

Special Board Meeting Tonight, Tuesday, August 26, 7 PM (Agenda Inside)
Board Meetings / Government

Special Board Meeting Tonight, Tuesday, August 26, 7 PM (Agenda Inside)

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 A regular meeting of the Maywood Board of Trustees has been scheduled for tonight, Tuesday, August 26, 7 PM, at the Village Chambers (125 S. 5th Avenue, Maywood, IL). To access the agenda, click here. Items up for discussion include: Discussion of the Illinois Department of Resource Grant for the Village … Continue reading

UPDATE: Maywood One Year-Old Stable, But Critical; Parents Charged With Child Abuse
Breaking News / Crime

UPDATE: Maywood One Year-Old Stable, But Critical; Parents Charged With Child Abuse

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 || By Michael Romain  The one year-old Maywood male infant who was rushed to the hospital last Friday, August 22, with life-threatening injuries has been listed in stable, but critical condition, according to Maywood police. The baby is currently undergoing treatment at Loyola University Medical Center. According to Maywood Police Chief Valdimir … Continue reading

Police Chief Recognizes Fellow Nat’l Academy Member, Detective Who Cracked 2011 Homicide Case, Officer Who Made $10K Traffic Stop, Among Others
Board Meetings / Policing

Police Chief Recognizes Fellow Nat’l Academy Member, Detective Who Cracked 2011 Homicide Case, Officer Who Made $10K Traffic Stop, Among Others

Monday, August 25, 2014 || By Michael Romain  At an August 19, regular board meeting, Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley recognized a diverse array of Village staff and police officers for various endeavors. He first announced that his deputy chief, Commander Elijah Willis (left), was recently admitted into the prestigious National Academy as a member … Continue reading

Voters Can Now Apply Online for Mail Ballots for Nov. 4 Election
Elections

Voters Can Now Apply Online for Mail Ballots for Nov. 4 Election

Monday, August 25, 2014 || Community Editor, Forest Park Review Suburban Cook County voters may now apply online for mail ballots for the Nov. 4, 2014 General Election, Cook County Clerk David Orr announced today. Those who wish to apply for a mail ballot can do so online from the Clerk’s website:cookcountyclerk.com/votebymail. “Voting by mail is a great … Continue reading