Wednesday, May 23, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: A map of the part of Maywood designated an Opportunity Zone. | Illinois DCEO
Most of Maywood is now a federally designated Opportunity Zone, which makes new investment created in the area eligible for preferential capital gains tax treatment.
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Cardinal Blase J. Cupich visits Loyola Medical Center on April 17. | Courtesy Loyola Medicine
During a visit to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood on April 17, Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, the Archbishop of Chicago, told a gathering of doctors, nurses and chaplains at the hospital that he supports the Gun Dealer Licensing Act (or SB 1657).
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Tuesday, March 13, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
An area lawmaker is requesting that Gov. Bruce Rauner consider Maywood for a new federal tax incentive that its proponents say could lure jobs and economic development to distressed communities.
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