Category: Community

Maywood Park District To Open Lightford Center To The Public On Dec. 15

Thursday, December 13, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Community members file through the newly opened Lightford Recreation Center during a soft opening for the facility on Dec. 1. | File 

The Maywood Park District will be hosting public tours of the new Lightford Recreation Center, 809 S. 9th Ave. in Maywood, on Dec. 15, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 

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Help Us With Our ‘Favorite Things’ Holiday Giving Guide

Monday, December 10, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

We’re putting together our first-ever Proviso’s Favorite Things Holiday Giving Guide. Starting this week, we’ll highlight some of the best holiday gift ideas in Proviso Township through stories and photos published on our website and to our social media accounts. 

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Bellwood Woman Has Plan For Students To Help, Learn From Senior Citizens

Sunday, December 9, 2018 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Constance Riales, who has created a program that will allow 8th graders at a school in Bellwood to earn community service hours by helping area senior citizens. | Facebook 

After last month’s winter storm blanketed the Chicago area in snow, Constance Riales thought about Bellwood seniors who were trapped in their houses, because they weren’t in any shape to shovel.

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