Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 | By Tim Inklebarger/Wednesday Journal || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Gov. J.B. Pritzker signs a gun-dealer law at a school in Chicago on Jan. 17, as state Rep. Kathleen Willis, who sponsored the bill in the House (immediately to the left of the governor), and Broadview Mayor Katrina Thompson (second from the right of Willis) look on. | Photo provided
A bill previously vetoed by Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner to more tightly regulate gun dealers in the state of Illinois was signed Jan. 17 by newly inaugurated Gov. J.B. Pritzker.
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Wednesday, December 26, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Broadview Mayor Katrina Thompson | The Answer, Inc.
Two local elected officials in Proviso Township recently announced that they’ve assumed key leadership positions within the National League of Cities — an organization that advocates for the country’s roughly 19,000 local municipalities.
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Sunday, December 2, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Last month, community members mourned the death of Bellwood resident Rosie Lee Nealy, the grandmother of Broadview Mayor Katrina Thompson. Nealy died on Nov. 11 at the age of 84.
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