Op-Ed: Maywood Is Still on the Move

Thursday, June 1, 2017 || By Isiah Brandon || OPINION || @maywoodnews  Ever since my election in 2015, I’ve pledged to keep residents abreast of my progress as a trustee in the great village of Maywood. For the last two years, I’ve had the honor and high privilege of serving on your behalf, but I haven’t taken anything for granted. This is just a snapshot … Continue reading Op-Ed: Maywood Is Still on the Move

Eugene Moore, ‘Maywood’s Son’ and Local Political Force, Dies at 73

Eugene “Gene” Moore during a swearing-in ceremony.  Tuesday, June 14, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || @village_free || UPDATED: 6/17/16 Eugene “Gene” Moore, the former Cook County Recorder of Deeds who had been an established political force in Proviso Township politics for more than two decades, has died, according to multiple sources. He was 73 years old. Sources say Moore had been battling illness, off and on, for some … Continue reading Eugene Moore, ‘Maywood’s Son’ and Local Political Force, Dies at 73

Maywood Trustee Charged With DUI

Maywood Trustee Isiah Brandon, during a Safe Summer press conference two years ago. | File Friday, May 20, 2016 || By Michael Romain  Isiah Brandon, a Maywood trustee, was charged with an alcohol-related DUI in Elmhurst, according to a May 20 report by the local paper My Suburban Life. The 28-year-old was charged at 4:35 a.m. on May 13 while he was driving to Elmhurst … Continue reading Maywood Trustee Charged With DUI