Father Pfleger, Relatives Of Isiah Scott Offer $5K Reward For Info Leading To Maywood Teen’s Murder

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Father Michael Pfleger, center, speaks during Tuesday’s gathering as Betty Young, Scott’s grandmother, (right), and her daughter, Kisha Stansberry, Scott’s mother, look on. | Shanel Romain

A crowd of at least 60 people converged in front of Family Dollar, 1019 Madison St. in Maywood, on Tuesday evening to protest the unsolved murder of a teenager who was shot in broad daylight just feet away from the store’s entrance. The gathering was also held to publicize a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of whoever did the crime.

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County Commissioner Calls for Moratorium on Facebook Live

Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin during a press conference outside of Facebook’s Chicago headquarters on Friday. | Michael Romain/VFP Sunday, April 23, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin (1st) — whose district includes all or parts of Bellwood, Broadview, Maywood and Melrose Park — staged a press conference Friday outside of Facebook’s Chicago headquarters in the West Loop. Boykin … Continue reading County Commissioner Calls for Moratorium on Facebook Live