Thursday, December 27, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Charles William Gunn. | Submitted photo
Community members in Proviso Township are mourning the death of Charles William Gunn, a longtime Maywood police officer who died on Dec. 14. He was 82. Gunn’s death was confirmed by close relatives.
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Sunday, December 2, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Last month, community members mourned the death of Bellwood resident Rosie Lee Nealy, the grandmother of Broadview Mayor Katrina Thompson. Nealy died on Nov. 11 at the age of 84.
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Tuesday, July 3, 2018 || By Dan Haley/Wednesday Journal || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Paul Obis, a graduate of Proviso East who went on to found the Vegetarian Times. | Photo provided (via Chicago Sun-Times)
We met Fred Rogers through Paul Obis. More on that. And for a few of our early years here at the Forest Park Review and Wednesday Journal we shared a giant, expensive CompuGraphic typesetting machine with Vegetarian Times.
Continue reading “Paul Obis, Melrose Park Native And Founder Of Vegetarian Times, Dies At 66”