Grocery Store Proposal for Former Maywood Market Stalled

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

An entrepreneur’s plan to purchase and turn 615 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood, which once housed the former Maywood Market, into a full-service grocery store called Save More Fresh Market has hit a snag in the road, according to village of Maywood officials.

Ali Hamden had offered $400,000 for the 22,000-square-foot, village-owned building and the roughly 61,000-square-foot, village-owned parking lot next to it.

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Ultra Foods on Roosevelt Rd. Could Be Vacant for Months

The Ultra Foods in Forest Park Plaza, which recently closed. | William Camargo/Wednesday Journal  Monday, June 3, 2017 || By Thomas Vogel/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews  Forest Park Mayor Anthony Calderone said at the village council’s June 26 meeting he is working to fill the former Ultra Foods site but Forest Parkers should not expect a new grocer anytime soon. The store, in Forest Park … Continue reading Ultra Foods on Roosevelt Rd. Could Be Vacant for Months

Breaking: Ultra Foods in Forest Park Scheduled to Close

The inside of an Ultra Foods in Prospect Heights. | The Jenkins Group Wednesday, April 19, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews The Ultra Foods located inside of Forest Park Plaza in Forest Park is closing, according to multiple media reports that reference a company statement that was released on Tuesday. According to a Shaw Media report: “Other Ultra stores that will close … Continue reading Breaking: Ultra Foods in Forest Park Scheduled to Close