Broadview Mayoral Candidate Endorsed by Political Heavyweights
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Broadview Mayoral Candidate Endorsed by Political Heavyweights

Thursday, March 9, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Yesterday, Katrina Thompson, who is running for mayor with the Broadview People’s Party, that she has landed the endorsements of Congressman Danny K. Davis (7th), state Sen. Kimberly Lightford (4th), Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin (1st), Cook County Recorder of Deeds Karen Yarbrough and current Broadview … Continue reading

Broadview Immigration Center Will No Longer Process Mexico-Bound Detainees
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Broadview Immigration Center Will No Longer Process Mexico-Bound Detainees

Thursday, March 9, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews According to a March 8 WBEZ report, the local branch of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency “quietly stopped transferring Mexico-bound detainees to a processing center in west suburban Broadview. Instead, it is now taking those individuals to the Kankakee County Detention Center, which is … Continue reading

D89 Superintendent Pens Immigration-Related Letter to Families
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D89 Superintendent Pens Immigration-Related Letter to Families

District 89 Supt. David Negron released a letter to students, parents and families on March 8 reinforcing some of the district’s immigration-related policies. | File  Wednesday, March 8, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Maywood-Melrose Park-Broadview District 89 Superintendent David Negron released a pointed letter addressed to parents, families and students today. It was related … Continue reading

Breaking: ‘A Shooting Took Place’ During Funeral Procession in Maywood, Says Forest Park Mayor
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Breaking: ‘A Shooting Took Place’ During Funeral Procession in Maywood, Says Forest Park Mayor

Forest Park police and emergency personnel at the corner of Madison St. and Circle in Forest Park. | J. Martin Konecki/Facebook Saturday, February 25, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews According to multiple witnesses and an official in Forest Park, a shooting took place during a funeral procession on Saturday afternoon. So far, no … Continue reading

Father, Son Charged With Melrose Park Teen’s Murder | Fatal 3-Car Crash Kills One
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Father, Son Charged With Melrose Park Teen’s Murder | Fatal 3-Car Crash Kills One

Reinaldo Collazo, Jr. and Reinaldo Collazo, Sr. are facing charges in connection to the killing of a 16-year-old in Melrose Park last week. | Melrose Park Police Department Saturday, February 25, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews According to Melrose Park police, two men, a father and son, face charges relating to the Feb. … Continue reading