WBBM Broadcast Recognizes Maywood’s Patriotic Past In Historic Soldiers Widows Home

The Maywood Home for Soldiers Widows after improvements were made to the building’s exterior last year. | Courtesy Trustee Michael Rogers Monday, May 30, 2016 || By Michael Romain || UPDATED: 5/31/16  To recognize Memorial Day, WBBM set its sights on Maywood’s historic Home for Soldiers Widows, 224 S. First Avenue. The “beautiful red brick Georgian building” was featured in a May 30 broadcast along with … Continue reading WBBM Broadcast Recognizes Maywood’s Patriotic Past In Historic Soldiers Widows Home

Fred Hampton Pool Makes Waves; Cooling Tips For Seniors

CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli reported poolside from the Fred Hampton Aquatic Center, among other locations throughout Maywood, Oak Park and Bellwood, where he chronicles how people are dealing with the extreme heat: http://chicago.cbslocal.com/video?autoStart=true&topVideoCatNo=default&clipId=9107757 Speaking of heat: Here’s a partial listing of cooling centers in Maywood: The Police Station at 125 S. 5th Ave. The Maywood Multi-Purpose Building at 200 S. 5th Ave. The Maywood Public … Continue reading Fred Hampton Pool Makes Waves; Cooling Tips For Seniors