Category: Breaking News

West Students Hospitalized After Eating Brownie Laced With ‘Unknown Substance’

Friday, February 1, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Proviso Township High School District 209 officials said on Friday that the district is working with local law enforcement authorities to find out what was inside of a brownie that reportedly sent Proviso West students to area hospitals on Feb. 1.

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Man Charged With 1st Degree Murder For Fatal 2017 Maywood Shooting

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Jeramie Embry, who was charged with 1st Degree Murder on Jan. 23. | Courtesy Maywood Police Department

One person has been charged with murder in connection to the fatal shooting of a Maywood man in 2017.

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D209 Asst. Supt. Withdraws Name From Consideration Weeks After Hire

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 7:11 p.m.

Featured image: Michael Tanner, who was hired as D209’s new assistant superintendent of finance and operations before withdrew his name from consideration for the position.

An educator hired earlier this month to fill a high-level administrative position with Proviso Township High Schools District 209 has abruptly withdrawn his name from consideration for the position.

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