Second Baptist Church to Celebrate 110 Years, Sunday, September 28th @ 10:45 AM
Events / Religion

Second Baptist Church to Celebrate 110 Years, Sunday, September 28th @ 10:45 AM

  Saturday, August 30, 2014 || COMMUNITY EDITOR Second Baptist Church (431 S. 13th Avenue), one of Maywood’s oldest places of worship, will celebrate 110 years during its Sunday service on September 28, 2014. The church is encouraging all present and former members, as well as members of the community, to join with it in … Continue reading

District 89 Board Member Josefina Corral Resigns; District Seeking Qualified Applicants to Fill Her Seat
Breaking News / Education / Notifications

District 89 Board Member Josefina Corral Resigns; District Seeking Qualified Applicants to Fill Her Seat

Friday, August 29, 2014 || By Michael Romain The District 89 Board of Education moved to accept board member Josefina Corral’s resignation at an August 14, regular board meeting, according to the meeting’s agenda. Since minutes for the meeting have not yet been posted on the District’s website, we can only deduce that the Board … Continue reading

Proposed 5th Avenue Metra Train Station Progressing
Economic Development / Government / Quick News / Transit

Proposed 5th Avenue Metra Train Station Progressing

Thursday, August 28, 2014 || By Michael Romain MAYWOOD — Representatives from FGM Architects (FGM) and Christopher B. Burke Engineering Ltd., (CBBEL) appeared before the Board of Trustees at an August 19, regular board meeting to report the firms’ progress on developing the geometric designs for a proposed Metra Station. The station is to be constructed … Continue reading

Local Radio Station Seeks To Host World’s Largest Ice Bucket Challenge for Breast Cancer at Maywood Back-to-School Community Day, Tomorrow, August 29, 2 PM to 6 PM
Events / Notifications

Local Radio Station Seeks To Host World’s Largest Ice Bucket Challenge for Breast Cancer at Maywood Back-to-School Community Day, Tomorrow, August 29, 2 PM to 6 PM

Thursday, August 28, 2014 | | COMMUNITY EDITOR Rob Griffin, owner of Maywood-based New Smooth Jazz Wgsjbcradio Smooth 90.5 FM HD Radio, is looking to host the world’s largest ice bucket challenge, but it won’t be for ALS disease; instead, Griffin is asking people to chorale around breast cancer — a disease that is much more prevalent … Continue reading