Election Results: Where Trump, Clinton Votes Were Concentrated in Maywood | Liquor License Prohibition Ordinance Prevails | More

A Hillary Clinton supporter on election night, Tuesday, Nov. 9. | Frank Franklin/AP || Cover photo: David McNew/Getty Images Thursday, November 10, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Election day was Nov. 8, but the results are still being processed by millions of Americans, including those in Proviso Township. Here are some key takeaways from Tuesday night’s results:  In July, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted … Continue reading Election Results: Where Trump, Clinton Votes Were Concentrated in Maywood | Liquor License Prohibition Ordinance Prevails | More

Mr. Welch Goes to Springfield

On February 21, 2013 our newly-minted State Representative, Emanuel Chris Welch (Democrat, 7th Dist.), donned his best Abe Lincoln impersonation (top image courtesy of the Peoria Journal Star via Welch’s Twitter feed) to argue his first bill, HB129, on the floor of the Illinois House of Representatives, but he came off looking more like a younger, hipper version of Rich Uncle Pennybags (the monopoly guy). … Continue reading Mr. Welch Goes to Springfield