New Tequila Lounge Opens in Melrose Park

A crowd of patrons attend the April 28 opening of La Tequileria, a new tequila lounge in Melrose Park. Below, Javier Aceves, General Contractor, David Suarez, Executive Manager (Co-Owner), Sergio Suarez and Mary Suarez, Owners, Ronald Serpico, Mayor of Melrose Park, Elliot Acosta, Manager. | Photos provided Monday, May 8, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews A new tequila lounge called La Tequileria opened in Melrose … Continue reading New Tequila Lounge Opens in Melrose Park

Melrose Park Restaurant Closes in Honor of ‘A Day Without Immigrants’

Los Comales in Melrose Park closed on Thursday as a show of solidarity with immigrants throughout the country. | Google Earth || Below, signs indicating the restaurant’s closure. | Los Comales/Facebook  Friday, February 17, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 6:54 p.m.  President Donald J. Trump’s recent immigration policies and public declarations have provoked a reaction among local governments and activists nationwide, with … Continue reading Melrose Park Restaurant Closes in Honor of ‘A Day Without Immigrants’