CeaseFire Launches Safe Summer With Free Food & “Shot Of Love”
Community Notebook / Events

CeaseFire Launches Safe Summer With Free Food & “Shot Of Love”

Friday, May 30, 2014 || By Michael Romain  Maywood–Volunteers and workers with CeaseFire’s Maywood and Austin branches were out Friday evening serving residents free barbecue and a side of love. They setup in a parking lot on 17th and Maywood Drive, just north of the Prairie Path. Sandra Harrison, the Executive Director of Youth Outreach Services, the … Continue reading

Breaking: Woman Dies In Early Morning House Fire; Identified As Clementine Williams, 64
Breaking News / Emergencies

Breaking: Woman Dies In Early Morning House Fire; Identified As Clementine Williams, 64

Thursday, May 30, 2014 The woman who was rushed to Loyola University Health Center in the wake of a fire that broke out at approximately 8 AM today has been identified as Clementine Williams, 64. She was found unresponsive by firefighters on the first floor of a multi-unit building on the 400 block of South … Continue reading

Maywood Ceasefire Safe Summer Kickoff, Friday, 6 PM
Community Notebook / Events / Notifications / Parks & Recreation

Maywood Ceasefire Safe Summer Kickoff, Friday, 6 PM

Thursday, May 29, 2014 Join Maywood Ceasefire Community Block-Building & Safe Summer Kickoff, Friday, May 30, 2014, 6 PM to 8 PM, at the corner of 17th & Maywood Drive. Joining forces to build a safer summer. CALLING ALL MEN! 100 Men from our community will kick off the Safe Summer Initiative. BE THERE! For … Continue reading

Death And Funeral Notices: Wesley Wade, Jr.; Bishop Willie Dugan; Mrs. Shirley Higgins
Death Notices / Notifications

Death And Funeral Notices: Wesley Wade, Jr.; Bishop Willie Dugan; Mrs. Shirley Higgins

Thursday, May 22, 2014 Updated: 10:25 PM Mr. Wesley “Scooter” Wade, Jr.  The visitation for Mr. Wesley Wade, Jr., affectionately known as “Scooter,” was held at Wallace Broadview Funeral Home, 2020 W. Roosevelt Rd., Broadview, IL 60155, on Wednesday, May 28, 3 PM to 8 PM. The homegoing services were also held at Wallace on … Continue reading

Mayor Perkins Presents A Community Job Fair, Tomorrow, May 30th, 10 AM to 2 PM
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Mayor Perkins Presents A Community Job Fair, Tomorrow, May 30th, 10 AM to 2 PM

Thursday, May 29, 2014 Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins and PI Management present: EMPLOY (Enrich, Motivate & Prepare Leadership Opportunities for Youth) Community Job Fair. The Fair will take place at Mariella’s Banquets, 124 S. 5th Avenue, Maywood, IL, 10 AM to 2 PM. Come prepared to interview. Dress for success. Bring plenty of resumes. Employers … Continue reading

Press Release: Loyola Brings Wellness Challenge To Maywood Kids
Health / Notifications / Press Release

Press Release: Loyola Brings Wellness Challenge To Maywood Kids

Thursday, May 29, 2014 MAYWOOD, Ill. – Loyola University Health System was excited to be a part of the first annual Turn Up Your Health Youth Wellness Challenge, which encouraged young people in the Maywood community to make healthy lifestyle choices. The program recently concluded with an awards ceremony for the participating kids and their … Continue reading