Maywood Police Seeking 6 Entry-Level Officers, Starting at $42,140
Jobs / Notification

Maywood Police Seeking 6 Entry-Level Officers, Starting at $42,140

Monday, October 31, 2016 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews [Village of Maywood] The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the Village of Maywood is now accepting applications for the position of entry Level Police Officer. Testing is being conducted for six immediate, new hires and to establish an eligibility list for future hiring needs. … Continue reading

Maywood’s Fred Hampton Gets Shout-out in Searing Netflix Doc ’13th’ | Get the Authors Featured in the Doc at AfriWare Books
Arts & Culture / Books / History

Maywood’s Fred Hampton Gets Shout-out in Searing Netflix Doc ’13th’ | Get the Authors Featured in the Doc at AfriWare Books

Sunday, October 30, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews The 13th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, passed by Congress on Jan. 31, 1865 and ratified by the states on Dec. 6, 1865, states: “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist … Continue reading

BRIEFLY: Halloween Fun Overtakes Villages | Maywood Tosses Landmark Removal Proposal | Sun-Times Revisits Tom Wood Murder 10 Years Later | More
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BRIEFLY: Halloween Fun Overtakes Villages | Maywood Tosses Landmark Removal Proposal | Sun-Times Revisits Tom Wood Murder 10 Years Later | More

Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley with attendees at the Maywood Park District’s annual Halloween Fest on Saturday. | Photo submitted || Below: Participants during Broadview Park District’s haunted house. | Broadview Park District/Facebook Sunday, October 30, 2016 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews Residents in Maywood and Broadview enjoyed Halloween festivities on Saturday thanks to numerous social service … Continue reading

Proviso East, D89 Schools to Get More Behavioral Health Services with $928K Loyola Grant
Education / Healthcare / Maywood Politics

Proviso East, D89 Schools to Get More Behavioral Health Services with $928K Loyola Grant

A child going into school. | Loyola Medicine Thursday, October 27, 2016 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews [Loyola University Health System/Newswise] Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing faculty Diana Hackbarth, PhD, RN, FAAN, and Fran Vlasses, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, ANEF, FAAN, have been awarded a $928,000 grant over two years from the Health Resources … Continue reading

Maywood Now Has a ‘Tech District’ That Offers Weekend Courses in 3-D Printing
Business / Community Development / Technology

Maywood Now Has a ‘Tech District’ That Offers Weekend Courses in 3-D Printing

A series of Ultimaker 3-D printers inside of a classroom at the University of Illinois College of Business MakerLab. | University of Illinois || Below, Bridgette Chatman-Lewis, Vena Nelson, Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins, Maywood Trustee Isiah Brandon, Tumia Rumero and U.S. Rep. Danny K. Davis inside of Nelson’s Global Business Center in Maywood earlier this month. … Continue reading

LLOC Meeting Tonight, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 7 PM
Board Meetings / Government / Notifications

LLOC Meeting Tonight, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 7 PM

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews A Legal, License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting is scheduled to take place tonight, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 7 p.m., at 125 S. 5th Ave. Among topics up for discussion (for the full agenda packet, click here): Discussion and consideration for selection of streets and alleys … Continue reading