Maywood Firefighters Who Rescued Man From River Last Month Honored Feb. 6

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

Featured image: Maywood Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh, who commended six firefighters during a Feb. 6 board meeting, takes a photo with the Maywood Board of Trustees. | VFP

Six Maywood firefighters/emergency medical technicians were honored during a regular village board meeting on Feb. 6 for their efforts to rescue a man who jumped into the half-frozen Des Plaines River while trying to flee police last month.

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Maywood Firefighters Feed Seniors for the Holidays

Senior citizens who reside within the Garden House of Maywood enjoy a meal provided by the Maywood Firefighters Union on Dec. 15. | Michael Romain/VFP Sunday, December 18, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews A small fleet of fire trucks and ambulances could be seen parked outside of the Garden House of Maywood, 515 S. 5th Ave., on Thursday afternoon, but the emergency vehicles weren’t … Continue reading Maywood Firefighters Feed Seniors for the Holidays