Maywood Mayor Wants Donuts, Coffee Served Inside Metra Station

Thursday, March 22, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins, Maywood Trustee Isiah Brandon and Metra Executive Director Don Orsino after a grand opening for the new Metra station last summer. | File 

Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins said that she’d like to see a vendor serving coffee and donuts to commuters inside of the village’s new Metra train depot, at the corner of Main St. and 5th Ave. in Maywood.

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Maywood Trustee Takes Back His Support of Pro-Immigrant Resolution

Last month, Maywood Trustees Ron Rivers, (far right), and Melvin Lightford, (second from right), expressed regrets over voting on a resolution supporting immigrants. But the village had already sent the letter off to President Donald Trump and other high-ranking state and federal officials. | Michael Romain/VFP Thursday, April 13, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Last month, Maywood Trustee Ron Rivers asked his board … Continue reading Maywood Trustee Takes Back His Support of Pro-Immigrant Resolution

Maywood Trustee Announces Mayoral Run, Formation of Slate

Maywood Trustee Antonette Dorris, top, has announced her candidacy for mayor in the upcoming April 2017 municipal elections. She’ll run on a slate that includes sitting trustee Melvin Lightford, below left, who is running for reelection. | File Wednesday, November 2, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 4:26 p.m. The field of candidates seeking to run in next year’s municipal election has expanded with the … Continue reading Maywood Trustee Announces Mayoral Run, Formation of Slate