Maywood Park District Searching for New Executive Director

Thursday, April 6, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews The Maywood Park District has started the process of looking for a new executive director. A vacancy announcement for the position was released by the Illinois Association of Park Districts, which is facilitating the search. The district’s current executive director, Maywood Trustee Antonette “Toni” Dorris, said that she’s decided not to seek an extension of … Continue reading Maywood Park District Searching for New Executive Director

Four People Make the Final Cut to Run for Maywood Mayor

Trustee Henderson Yarbrough, Liquor Commissioner Mary “May” Larry, Mayor Edwenna Perkins and Trustee Antonette Dorris are the four mayoral candidates who will appear on the ballot on April 4. | File Tuesday, January 24, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Barring anyone withdrawing his or her candidacy, voters in Maywood will choose from a pool of four candidates vying to run for mayor in … Continue reading Four People Make the Final Cut to Run for Maywood Mayor

Trustee Yarbrough Confident In His Chances at a Third Mayoral Term

Trustee Henderson Yarbrough, the former Maywood mayor, right, shakes hands with Metra executive director and CEO Don Orseno during a Nov. 7 groundbreaking for a new Metra train depot on 5th Ave. in Maywood. | File Thursday, November 10, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Former mayor and sitting trustee, Henderson Yarbrough, stood with petition sheets in hand outside of Irving Middle School, 805 … Continue reading Trustee Yarbrough Confident In His Chances at a Third Mayoral Term