Maywood’s Sky High Water Bills Partly Due To Sky High Waste

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 || By Michael Romain  EDITORIAL | During an Oct. 20 regular board meeting, Maywood resident Dawn Williams-Rone expressed her dissatisfaction with the village’s high water bills — bills Rone, along with many other residents, are convinced are high unnecessarily. Maywood Village Manager Willie Norfleet, Jr., pointed out in a prior meeting that an audit conducted two years ago showed the village … Continue reading Maywood’s Sky High Water Bills Partly Due To Sky High Waste

Number of State Troopers to Double on Eisenhower Expressway Due to Spike in Shootings

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 || By Michael Romain  Proviso Township commuters should expect to see more Illinois State Troopers on the Eisenhower Expressway, particularly between 8 p.m. and 4 a.m., when the number of officers patrolling the highway will double. Illinois State Police officials announced the enforcement ramp up during a press conference last week. The enhanced enforcement measure comes in the wake of a rash … Continue reading Number of State Troopers to Double on Eisenhower Expressway Due to Spike in Shootings