BREAKING: Bellwood Man Injured In Nov. 25 Daytime Shooting in Maywood
Breaking News / Crime / Maywood Politics

BREAKING: Bellwood Man Injured In Nov. 25 Daytime Shooting in Maywood

  Thursday, November 26, 2015 || By Michael Romain  One man was shot yesterday afternoon, Maywood police say. Tavin Miller, 19, of Bellwood, was driving a 1998 Mercedes on the 600 block of South 19th Avenue when an unidentified black male wearing a black hoodie began firing at Miller’s vehicle, police say. The incident happened … Continue reading

Briefly: Maywood Overnight Parking Suspended For Thanksgiving; Free Soup, Shoes; Trinity Funding; More
Community Notebook / Events / Quick News

Briefly: Maywood Overnight Parking Suspended For Thanksgiving; Free Soup, Shoes; Trinity Funding; More

GIVING: Volunteers serve food to the homeless, and to deserving residents, at an event hosted by Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins and Nu World Ryders last Saturday, Nov. 21 in Maywood. | Photo by Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley Wednesday, November 25, 2015 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR  Maywood overnight parking suspended for Thanksgiving holiday The Maywood Police … Continue reading

‘We’re At War,’ Says Son of Fred Hampton In Response to McDonald Video
Crime / History / National News / Noted

‘We’re At War,’ Says Son of Fred Hampton In Response to McDonald Video

Fred Hampton, Jr., right, at a Nov. 24 press conference held at the Chicago site where Laquan McDonald was murdered last October. | William Camargo/Wednesday Journal. Wednesday, November 25, 2015 || By Michael Romain  CHICAGO | During a Nov. 24 press conference held at 41st and Pulaski in Chicago, near the spot where the body … Continue reading

Welch Announces Reelection, Selected As Clinton Delegate
Politics

Welch Announces Reelection, Selected As Clinton Delegate

Monday, November 23, 2015 || By Michael Romain  Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch has formally announced his bid reelection, a day after he announced via Facebook his selection as one of Hillary Clinton’s Illinois Delegates at the 2016 Democratic National Convention. According to the Chicago Sun-Times, more than 500 candidates applied for 102 slots. “The folks running … Continue reading