Maywood Mayor Says ComEd Imposters Tried Scamming Her — ‘Don’t Let it Happen to You’

Thursday, September 21, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

“It happened to me, don’t let it happen to you,” said Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins during a Sept. 5 regular board meeting.

Perkins said that she’d recently received a call “from an organization saying they could cut my ComEd bill by 50 percent.”

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Breaking: Man Killed in Broadview Attempted Robbery ID’d as Son of Former Bellwood State Rep

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews According to numerous news reports, a 20-year-old man who was fatally shot during what appears to have been an attempted robbery in Broadview early Tuesday morning has been identified as Cory Foster, Jr. Foster is the son of Cory Foster, Sr., pictured above, the former deputy chief of staff to former Gov. Pat Quinn and former … Continue reading Breaking: Man Killed in Broadview Attempted Robbery ID’d as Son of Former Bellwood State Rep

MILESTONES: County Commish Boykin Selects Bellwood Resident, Former State Rep. Cory Foster as Chief of Staff; Boykin, Rep. Welch Named ‘Men of Excellence’ by Chicago Defender

Corey Foster Friday, January 2, 2015 || By Michael Romain Boykin selects Bellwoodian as chief of staff Cory Foster, a former 7th District Illinois state representative who resides in Bellwood, has been selected as newly-installed Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin’s first chief-of-staff, according to a statement released by the Commissioner’s office last Wednesday. Ford, 41, is a former deputy chief of staff to outgoing Governor Pat Quinn. … Continue reading MILESTONES: County Commish Boykin Selects Bellwood Resident, Former State Rep. Cory Foster as Chief of Staff; Boykin, Rep. Welch Named ‘Men of Excellence’ by Chicago Defender