One-Alarm Fire Breaks Out In Melrose Park

Saturday, March 24, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A screenshot of a Facebook video showing a fire in Melrose Park. | Facebook 

Firefighters worked to extinguish a one-alarm fire that broke out at 915 N. 19th Ave. in Melrose Park at around 2:40 p.m. on March 24, according to emergency dispatch records.

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Breaking: Possible Multiple Alarm Fire on 1000 Block of South 14th Ave. in Maywood

Sunday, May 28, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Photos provided  An apparent multiple-alarm fire reportedly broke out on Sunday afternoon on the 1000 block of South 14th Ave. in Maywood, according to witnesses. Witnesses said that they saw fire departments from Maywood, Bellwood, River Forest and Hillside on the scene. It isn’t known when, precisely, the fire started but by 6 p.m., it appeared that … Continue reading Breaking: Possible Multiple Alarm Fire on 1000 Block of South 14th Ave. in Maywood

Breaking: Early Morning Blaze Destroys Maywood Home; One Hospitalized

Friday, May 30, 2014 || By Michael Romain  MAYWOOD–A fire has destroyed a home on the 400 block of South 14th Avenue. According to officials, emergency dispatch received a call at 7:59 AM about a possible fire at 434 S. 14th Avenue. When the fire department arrived on the scene, they discovered that the fire had engulfed both floors of the multi-unit building, where an … Continue reading Breaking: Early Morning Blaze Destroys Maywood Home; One Hospitalized