Recorder of Deeds Yarbrough to Challenge Cook County Clerk David Orr

Friday, June 16, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews The Chicago Tribune has reported today that Cook County Recorder of Deeds Karen Yarbrough will challenge incumbent Cook County Clerk David Orr in the Democratic primary next year. Yarbrough, who lives in Maywood and is committeeman of the Proviso Township Democratic Party that’s headquartered in the village, announced her plans to run today, the … Continue reading Recorder of Deeds Yarbrough to Challenge Cook County Clerk David Orr

Fifty Years After Freedom Summer: Civil Rights Progress and Voting Rights Reversals — Community Teach-in, October 19th

Friday, October 10, 2014 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR On October 19, 2014, a Community Teach-in entitled Fifty Years after Freedom Summer: Civil Rights Progress and Voting Rights Reversals will be held in two locations in Oak Park. The Teach-in will commemorate the history and legacy of the 1964 Freedom Summer, in which hundreds of volunteers from across the country traveled to Mississippi to participate in … Continue reading Fifty Years After Freedom Summer: Civil Rights Progress and Voting Rights Reversals — Community Teach-in, October 19th