Melrose Park 12-Year-Old Dies After Passing Out At School On May 11

Saturday, May 12, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Joshua Acosta, 12, who died on May 11 after fainting in his Northlake classroom. | Photo: Acosta family 

Family members are mourning a 12-year-old boy who fainted at his school on May 11 and never regained consciousness, according to multiple reports.

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Four Maywood Firefighters Relieved of Duty Over Refusal to Remove American Flag Decals — CBS Reports More Firefighters May Be Relieved Soon

The flag decals that were ordered taken down by Chief Bronaugh. Photographs courtesy Maywood Fire Department. Tuesday, September 9, 2014 || By Michael Romain Today, four Maywood firefighters were sent home, pending disciplinary action, for failure to comply with a direct order, according to Chief Craig Bronaugh. A CBS Local report noted that more firefighters could be sent home tomorrow. The firefighters apparently refused to remove … Continue reading Four Maywood Firefighters Relieved of Duty Over Refusal to Remove American Flag Decals — CBS Reports More Firefighters May Be Relieved Soon

Maywood Man Among Victims Of Deadly Few Days In Chicago Last Weekend

Sunday, June 1, 2014  According to a report by the Sun-Times Media Wire that was posted on CBS Local’s website, 46-year-old Aaron Feazell, a Maywood resident who lived on the 1400 block of South 10th Street, was fatally wounded last Sunday in a shooting that happened in the city’s East Garfield neighborhood. “At 8:06 p.m., officers responding to a call of shots fired saw an … Continue reading Maywood Man Among Victims Of Deadly Few Days In Chicago Last Weekend