Tag: Denard Wade Sr.

New Slate Of D209 School Board Hopefuls Frame Campaign Themes

Saturday, November 24, 2018 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Leighton Scott, Beverly Robinson and Denard Wade Sr. at a Nov. 20 holiday toy drive the Proviso United party hosted in Broadview. | Shanel Romain 

Proviso United — the new political slate that includes three candidates vying for the three open seats on the Proviso Township High Schools District 209 school board — recently gave the public a taste of the themes they plan to campaign on ahead of the April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election.

Continue reading “New Slate Of D209 School Board Hopefuls Frame Campaign Themes”

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.

Continue reading “Maywood Firefighters Who Rescued Man From River Last Month Honored Feb. 6”

No Injuries After House Fire on 200 Block of S. 12th in Maywood

Maywood Fire.jpg

Maywood Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh walks a ladder in the aftermath of a fire at a home on the 200 block of S. 12th Ave. No injuries were reported. | Courtesy Maywood Fire Department.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

No injuries have been reported after an early morning house fire in Maywood, village firefighters have reported.

The fire broke out at a home on the 200 block of South 12th Ave. at around 9:43 a.m. on Tuesday, according to a report on chicagofiremap.net, which noted that the fire started in the basement and spread to the first floor. Firefighters extinguished the fire by 10 a.m., the report states.

According to Maywood Fire Captain Denard Wade, the fire is still under investigation and no cause has been determined at this time. VFP

For more breaking local news, ‘Like’ VFP on Facebook

Facebook Like