BRIEFLY: 2016 Bulk Pickup Schedule | Maywood Firefighter Lands $51K Grant | 105-year-old Gets Her Own Day | Police, Fire Commissioners Get Pay Raise

Firefighter Karen Ross, pictured in 2014. Below, Ross with Maywood Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh at a board meeting earlier this year. | Photos submitted Saturday, October 1, 2016 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR || @maywoodnews Maywood firefighter and EMT Karen Ross was commended during a village board meeting last week by Maywood Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh for her work in securing a $51,000 grant from the … Continue reading BRIEFLY: 2016 Bulk Pickup Schedule | Maywood Firefighter Lands $51K Grant | 105-year-old Gets Her Own Day | Police, Fire Commissioners Get Pay Raise

A Conversation With Maywood Firefighter Karen Ross

(Maywood Firefighter/Aerial ladder Truck Operator Karen Ross takes time out from a ladder rescue drill to pose for a picture with a few Maywood Residents. Photo courtesy Maywood Fire Department). Tuesday, August 19, 2014 || By Michael Romain  MAYWOOD — I recently sat down with Karen Ross, one of only two women on the Maywood Fire Department. Ross, a resident of Bellwood and Maywood native, … Continue reading A Conversation With Maywood Firefighter Karen Ross