Maywood Clamps Down on Overnight Parking on Village-Owned Property

Open green space on the no hundred block of 19th Ave. in Maywood that has been used by motorists to park their vehicles overnight. | Google Earth Friday, May 19, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews The Maywood Board of Trustees recently clamped down on automobile owners who park their vehicles in vacant green lots owned by the village that aren’t technically classified as … Continue reading Maywood Clamps Down on Overnight Parking on Village-Owned Property

Maywood Pit Bull Owners Pressing Village to Change Regulations

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews The Maywood Board of Trustees is considering changing an ordinance regulating the ownership of pit bulls in Maywood after numerous residents have complained that the local law unnecessarily stigmatizes the dog breed and places undue burdens on the owners. “You guys have a rule about no pit bulls and that rule isn’t valid in Illinois, … Continue reading Maywood Pit Bull Owners Pressing Village to Change Regulations

Maywood Checkers Shuttered | Maywood Church, Seeking to Expand, Confronts Officials Worried About Losing Taxes

Saturday, April 29, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 3:55 p.m. Less than three years after it first opened in September 2014, the Checkers at 1718 S. First Ave. in Maywood is closed. The closure seems rather abrupt, considering the store location still has a Facebook page that was active up until March 28 and the location is still listed on the company’s online database … Continue reading Maywood Checkers Shuttered | Maywood Church, Seeking to Expand, Confronts Officials Worried About Losing Taxes