Wednesday, April 10, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Anthony Clark, an Oak Park activist and teacher, has announced that he plans to run for a 7th District Congressional seat again. | File
Well, it’s official. Anthony Clark, the outspoken Oak Park and River Forest High School teacher and founder of the nonprofit social justice organization Suburban Unity Alliance, is running for Congress again.
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Wednesday, November 7, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Jesus “Chuy” Garcia, who was recently elected to Congress, during a visit to the Maywood-Proviso Rotary Club in January. | File
Proviso Township officially gained a new congressman on Nov. 6 after voters overwhelmingly chose Jesus “Chuy” Garcia to represent the 4th District, which includes part of Melrose Park, in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Continue reading “Chuy Garcia Joins Davis, Quigley In Representing Proviso In Congress”
Sunday, March 4, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 3/5/18
Featured image: Fritz Kaegi, center, with Dennis Moran, the owner of Kathy’s Cafe, and Commissioner Richard Boykin, before a March 4 press conference inside of the Maywood restaurant that was organized by Larry Shapiro, far left. | VFP
Fritz Kaegi, a candidate running in the March 20 Democratic Primary for Cook County Assessor, was in Maywood on March 4 for a press conference held at Kathy’s Cafe, 1008 S. 17th Ave. — just across the street from the headquarters of the Proviso Township Democratic Organization.
Continue reading “Kaegi Visits Maywood Diner, Rolls Out Proviso Township Endorsements”