Urban Partnership Bank, Which Has A Branch In Bellwood, For Sale

Thursday, February 15, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Urban Partnership Bank in Bellwood. | Urban Partnership Bank

Crain’s Chicago Business reported on Thursday that Urban Partnership Bank, which was established after ShoreBank failed in 2010, “is seeking a buyer.” The bank has a branch located at 4310 St. Charles Rd., in Bellwood.

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Irving Tigers, Who Lost At State, Win At Home With Surprise Bobby Portis Visit

Thursday, February 15, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Chicago Bulls power forward Bobby Portis visits Irving Middle School on Feb. 14. | Courtesy District 89 

The Maywood Irving Tigers basketball team has been riding on a cloud lately. The team made history on Feb. 7, when they defeated Calumet City Dolton, 42 to 38, during a game in Markham to advance to the Elite 8 in the Illinois Elementary School Association’s state basketball tournament.

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Registration Process For Area Youth Baseball Programs Open

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Little League baseball players. | Little League 

Local youth baseball programs are currently registering participants. Below is a list of area youth baseball programs that are still taking players for the upcoming 2018 season:

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Bellwood Chamber’s $1K Scholarship Award Application Process Now Open

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

The application process for the 2018 Bellwood Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Award is now open.

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Renovation Of Maywood Park District’s ‘809 Building’ To Start This Summer

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Maywood Park District Commission President Dawn Williams-Rone shoots hoops on the new basketball court located in the shadow the 809 W. Madison building, which could also be renovated by the end of this year. | File 

Renovations on the Maywood Park District’s building at 809 W. Madison St. are scheduled to start in the summer and could be completed before the year is out, according to park district officials.

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Maywood Separates Top Position, Could Seek To Hire New Asst. Manager

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: David Myers, third from left (holding papers), after a meeting in Maywood two years ago. | File 

During a Feb. 6 regular board meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted 6 to 0 in favor of an ordinance that separates the positions of assistant village manager and director of community development. Trustee Ron Rivers was absent from the meeting.

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