New Traffic Signals Headed To 3 Maywood Intersections On Madison St.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The intersection of Madison St. and 9th Ave. in Maywood, where a new left turn signal is slated to be installed. | Google Earth 

Driving on Madison Street in Maywood could get a lot easier now that the village’s Board of Trustees unanimously gave the green light for the installation of traffic lights with left turn signals at the intersections of 5th, 9th and 17th Avenues.

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Maywood Approves Construction of 5th Ave. Development

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: An architectural rendering of the proposed housing development to be built on a vacant lot at 800-820 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. | Interfaith Housing Development Corporation 

During a regular meeting on Nov. 21, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously approved a redevelopment agreement that allows for the construction of a 68-unit, 5-story apartment building on the site of a vacant lot at 800-820 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. The building will include 4,500 square feet of first-floor commercial space.

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Maywood Becoming Destination Place For Live Jazz — Thanks To Local Restaurant

Saxophonist Audley Reid warms up his instrument before a performance during one of T&JJ’s Rebirth of Jazz nights earlier this year. Below, T&JJ co-owner Theresa Wilson. | Michael Romain/VFP Monday, April 18, 2016 || By Michael Romain  On a Saturday night earlier this year, pianist and live music enthusiast Stephanie Shanks, 63, sat patiently at a table near the stage inside T&JJ’s Supreme Steaks and Catering, … Continue reading Maywood Becoming Destination Place For Live Jazz — Thanks To Local Restaurant