Saturday, January 19, 2019 || By Community Editor|| @maywoodnews
Featured image: District 88 students helping to shovel snow for seniors on Jan. 19. | Courtesy Connie Riales/Facebook
Saturday’s snow storm dumped up to 9 inches on the Chicago area, halting plans and barricading some people in their homes. The weather, however, was gleefully anticipated by Bellwood resident Connie Riales, who used the snow fall on Jan. 19 to launch her new community service initiative.
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Friday, July 6, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Screenshot of video from a July 5 special meeting of the Bellwood Library Board of Trustees, which is currently searching for a new executive director.
The Bellwood Public Library Board of Trustees has started the search for a new executive director with the selection of John Keister & Associates — a head hunting firm based in Vernon Hills that specializes in finding library executives.
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Wednesday, March 28, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Jacqueline Spratt (pictured in pink dress), at a library board meeting last year. | File
The executive director of the Bellwood Public Library has announced that she plans on resigning. During a phone interview on March 28, Jacqueline Spratt said that she verbally informed Dorothy Clark-Smith, the library board president, of her intentions today.
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