Category: Politics

Five School Board Candidates In D89, D92 Face Challenges

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Five of the 15 candidates running for open seats on the Districts 88, 89, 92 and 209 school boards are facing objections to their nominating papers, according to Cook County Clerk’s office records.

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New Slate Of D209 School Board Hopefuls Frame Campaign Themes

Saturday, November 24, 2018 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Leighton Scott, Beverly Robinson and Denard Wade Sr. at a Nov. 20 holiday toy drive the Proviso United party hosted in Broadview. | Shanel Romain 

Proviso United — the new political slate that includes three candidates vying for the three open seats on the Proviso Township High Schools District 209 school board — recently gave the public a taste of the themes they plan to campaign on ahead of the April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election.

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Chuy Garcia Joins Davis, Quigley In Representing Proviso In Congress

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Jesus “Chuy” Garcia, who was recently elected to Congress, during a visit to the Maywood-Proviso Rotary Club in January. | File 

Proviso Township officially gained a new congressman on Nov. 6 after voters overwhelmingly chose Jesus “Chuy” Garcia to represent the 4th District, which includes part of Melrose Park, in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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