Friday, June 8, 2018 || Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Attendees gather at Triton College on June 6 for the annual Proviso Township Joint Chambers of Commerce scholarship and awards banquet. | VFP
On June 6, at Triton College, 2000 S. 5th Ave. in River Grove, the Bellwood, Maywood, Broadview and Melrose Park Chambers of Commerce hosted their annual Proviso Township Joint Chambers of Commerce annual scholarship and awards banquet.
Continue reading “Area Chambers Of Commerce Give Out Community Awards, $1K Scholarships”
Monday, April 23, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: State Sen. Kimberly Lightford during her annual Grandparents Raising Grandchildren event. | VFP
On Sunday, state Sen. Kimberly Lightford (4th) held her ninth annual “Grandparents Raising Grandchildren” event, where three dozen area residents raising grandchildren were honored by the lawmaker.
Continue reading “While Honoring Grandparents, Lightford Offers Rousing Pritzker Endorsement”
Sunday, January 21, 2018 || By Bob Skolnik/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Chris Kennedy at a campaign event in Forest Park last year. | Wednesday Journal File
Democratic candidate for governor, Chris Kennedy, waited until the last question of the night on Jan. 15 to deliver a direct attack on rival and perceived Democratic frontrunner, J.B. Pritzker.
Continue reading “Kennedy Calls Pritzker ‘Status Quo’ Candidate”
Saturday, September 2, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Feature image: J.B. Pritzker during a campaign stop in Chicago on Sept. 2. || Alexa Rogals/Wednesday Journal
During the opening of a campaign office in the Chicago’s Austin community on Saturday, Illinois gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker — who’s widely considered to be the frontrunner in the Democratic primary race — explained what he said is the key to lower property taxes in Maywood.
Continue reading “Pritzker: Here’s ‘How You Guys Can Lower Property Taxes in Maywood’”