Developer Eyes Vacant Lots In Maywood, Bellwood To Build Housing For Disabled

Thursday, February 22, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A street view perspective of a proposed multiunit housing development that IFF wants to build in Maywood and surrounding suburbs. | IFF 

A real estate developer is interested in buying up abandoned and foreclosed buildings, and vacant lots, in Maywood, Bellwood, Berwyn and Forest Park in order to build 16 multiunit rental housing developments tailored for disabled tenants.

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Local Veterans Could Benefit from Enhanced Food Access with Pantry Expansion

Volunteers with the Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry sort through fruit. | Wednesday Journal File Thursday, January 19, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews In a recent statement, the Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry announced that it will expand its service area to include Hines, where the Freedom’s Path housing complex is located. With the expansion, the OPRF Food Pantry will service … Continue reading Local Veterans Could Benefit from Enhanced Food Access with Pantry Expansion

Hines Vets Can Count on Event Planner’s Festive Cards This Holiday Season

Kamil Brady works on homemade holiday cards that she’ll drop-off at Hines VA Hospital in Maywood. This year alone, she’s led a team of roughly 100 volunteers in producing more than 600 cards for veterans at the Maywood hospital. | Michael Romain/VFP Tuesday, December 6, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews This holiday season, Oak Park event planner Kamil Brady has been thinking a … Continue reading Hines Vets Can Count on Event Planner’s Festive Cards This Holiday Season