D209 Students: Write an Essay for a Chance to Win Cash Prizes Totaling $600, Free Professional Prom Photos and More
Community Notebook / Notification

D209 Students: Write an Essay for a Chance to Win Cash Prizes Totaling $600, Free Professional Prom Photos and More

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews The Village Free Press is sponsoring an essay contest open to all students in Proviso Township High Schools District 209 who plan on attending prom this year. Incentives include three $300, $200 and $100 cash prizes given to the winners, in addition to free professional … Continue reading

D209 to Host Focus Group for Proviso West Principal Search Today, April 6, 6:30 PM
Education / Notification

D209 to Host Focus Group for Proviso West Principal Search Today, April 6, 6:30 PM

Thursday, April 6, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews According to a statement released by District 209, the district “invites students, parents, elected officials, and community members to participate in the search process for a new Principal at Proviso West High School. Current Proviso West Principal Oscar Hawthorne announced last year that he would … Continue reading

Pick-Up Our Monthly Print Edition at a Location Near You or Read It Online Now
Community Notebook / Notification

Pick-Up Our Monthly Print Edition at a Location Near You or Read It Online Now

Be happy and get your copy of our print edition at a location listed below. This list is still growing. | Michael Romain and Shanel Romain/VFP Wednesday, March 22, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 3/24/17 The first monthly print edition of the Village Free Press is currently in circulation throughout Bellwood, … Continue reading

Maywood Housing Authority to Open Waiting List for Housing Vouchers in May
Housing / Notification

Maywood Housing Authority to Open Waiting List for Housing Vouchers in May

Photo: Chicago Housing Authority  Wednesday, March 22, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews The Maywood Housing Authority is inviting the public to the opening of the HCV waiting list (formerly known as Section 8) application process. Those interested in applying should note that the online application will not be accessible until May 1. (You … Continue reading

Regular Maywood Board Meeting, Tonight, Tuesday, March 7, 7 PM
Board Meetings / Government / Notification

Regular Maywood Board Meeting, Tonight, Tuesday, March 7, 7 PM

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews A regular meeting of the Maywood Board of Trustees is scheduled for tonight, Tuesday, March 7, 7 p.m., at 125 S. 5th Ave., Maywood. Among items to be discussed (for the full agenda packet, click here): A Resolution approving and authorizing execution of a Pool Use … Continue reading