A Guide To The July 4th Fireworks And Fun Near You

Monday, July 1, 2019 || By Bob Uphues/Riverside-Brookfield Landmark || @maywoodnews

The Fourth of July holiday is upon us, and there will be plenty of ways for Proviso Township residents to mark Independence Day, with concerts, parades, ball games, parties and, of course, fireworks.

Here’s a roundup of what’s taking place over the next couple of days.

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Bellwood Police To Crack Down On Drunk, Unbuckled Drivers Starting June 25

Monday, June 25, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

The Bellwood Police Department recently announced its plans to crackdown on drunk and unbuckled drivers before and after the Fourth of July holiday. The crackdown will run from June 25 through July 8. So far, it isn’t known whether any other departments in the area have joined the effort.

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Maywood Police Announce Plans to Tamp Down on Illegal Fireworks, Drunk Driving; Catalytic Converter Theft Spike

Friday, July 3, 2015 || By Michael Romain  At a July 1, Legal, License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting, Maywood Police Chief Vadimir Talley responded to a public comment from a citizen who wanted to know the village’s plans for cracking down on illegal fireworks in Maywood. Talley said he and Maywood Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh had discussed 4th of July preparations before noting that … Continue reading Maywood Police Announce Plans to Tamp Down on Illegal Fireworks, Drunk Driving; Catalytic Converter Theft Spike