Thursday, October 25, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: The Melrose Park IDHS office, where low-income families will be able to get free milk through March 2019. | Google Earth
The state and a well-known nonprofit have joined arms to distribute free milk to families in need, according to an ABC 7 news report.
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Friday, October 19, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 11:00 p.m.
Featured image: Pedro Alvarez, the longtime owner of El Prado in Maywood, died on Oct. 16. | Courtesy Carlos Alvarez
Pedro Alvarez, who a half-century ago started what was likely the first first Cuban restaurant in Maywood and, according to his son, perhaps the first one in the Chicago suburbs, died on Oct. 16.
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Tuesday, October 9, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 10:37 p.m.
Featured image: An empty Tropical Time Jerk Chicken in Maywood. | VFP
A popular restaurant that specializes in Caribbean cuisine has permanently closed its Maywood location and moved to Northlake.
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