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Bellwood Working On Bringing Industrial Park To Town

Sunday, March 10, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews

Featured image: A large lot at 110 N. 25th Ave., part of which could be an industrial park. | Google Earth

The Village of Bellwood is working to bring an approximately 320,000-square-foot industrial park to the Bellwood portion of a large industrial lot located at 110 N. 25th Ave. The property spans both Bellwood and Melrose Park.

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Bellwood Creates Nonprofit To Return Taste Profits Back To Community

Sunday, January 6, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Attendees take photos of a ride during last year’s Taste of Bellwood. | File

On Dec. 19, 2018, during the final board meeting before the new year, the village of Bellwood’s Board of Trustees voted to create the Bellwood Cares nonprofit organization, which  will be responsible for distributing any profits generated by the annual Taste of Bellwood to local community organizations, school districts and institutions.

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Local Students Get Free Tix To ‘The Hate U Give’, Advice On Confronting Police

Sunday, November 18, 2018 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Azariah Evans and Breanne Escamilla, two of the local students in Proviso Township who were treated to a free movie and novel on Saturday. | Shanel Romain 

On Nov. 18, the nonprofit Best of Proviso Township, along with many local co-sponsors, hosted a free screening of the The Hate U Give — a movie about a police-involved shooting based on the 2017 novel of the same name by Angie Thomas. 

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