Maywood Park District Searching for New Executive Director

Thursday, April 6, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews The Maywood Park District has started the process of looking for a new executive director. A vacancy announcement for the position was released by the Illinois Association of Park Districts, which is facilitating the search. The district’s current executive director, Maywood Trustee Antonette “Toni” Dorris, said that she’s decided not to seek an extension of … Continue reading Maywood Park District Searching for New Executive Director

Funeral Services Scheduled for Andrew Burnside, Son of Maywood Park District Board President

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews  Funeral services for Andrew Burnside II, the 18-year-old son of Maywood Park District Board President Arnettra Burnside, have been set. The visitation and viewing will take place on Friday, Jan. 27, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., at Jos. R. Jones Funeral Homes, 5515 W. Chicago Ave. in Chicago. The wake and funeral will take place on … Continue reading Funeral Services Scheduled for Andrew Burnside, Son of Maywood Park District Board President

Breaking: Son of Maywood Park District Board President Fatally Shot

Sunday, January 22, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 3:17 p.m. One person was fatally wounded after a shooting that happened at 12th Ave. and Warren in Maywood on Saturday, Police said. It was previously reported that the shooting took place at Conner/Heise Park on the corner of 10th Ave and Washington Blvd. According to Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley, the shooting happened … Continue reading Breaking: Son of Maywood Park District Board President Fatally Shot