Sunday, June 9, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: A Maywood Park District meeting on May 14, when Dawn Rone, the park district board president (fourth from left), reprimanded Commissioner Arnettra Barber-Burnside (second from left). | File
A Maywood Park District commissioner was censured earlier this year by her colleagues for allegedly behaving in a manner “unbecoming of an elected official” during an Illinois Association of Park Districts conference in January and reprimanded last month for reportedly violating board policy. The commissioner has denied both claims.
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Wednesday, June 5, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
The polar vortex that gripped the Chicago metro area at the end of January closed schools, shuttered some businesses and slowed public transit.
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Tuesday, April 30, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
The vacant Menards in Melrose Park, which could be the future home of a YMCA, if all goes according to plans. | Google Earth
The West Cook YMCA is considering another location within the west suburbs, the organization announced during its annual fundraising gala, held April 27 in Oak Brook.
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