Chronicle: In Maywood, Small Businesses Talk Jobs For Youths, Ex-Cons; Boykin Pushes Pay Cut For County Leaders

Deno Andrews, owner of hot dog restaurant Felony Franks, while in Maywood last week at a Cook County Gun Violence Task Force meeting. | Chronicle Media Tuesday, April 3, 2016 || By Michael Romain Last week, a handful of small business owners converged in Maywood at 125 S. 5th Ave., inside village chambers, to discuss creating jobs for youths and ex-convicts, according to an April … Continue reading Chronicle: In Maywood, Small Businesses Talk Jobs For Youths, Ex-Cons; Boykin Pushes Pay Cut For County Leaders

Maywood Pastor to Sit on Boykin’s Senate Exploratory Committee

Thursday, August 6, 2015 || By Michael Romain  Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin (1st) has announced the formation of an exploratory committee to consider a potential race for the U.S. Senate in 2016. The 30-person committee — which comprises clergymen, practicing attorneys, former and sitting elected officials and a host of businesspeople — will also include Boykin’s pastor, Rev. Marvin E. Wiley of Rock of Ages … Continue reading Maywood Pastor to Sit on Boykin’s Senate Exploratory Committee