Maywood-Based Housing Forward Joins New Front In Battling Homelessness

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 || By Lacey Sikora/Wednesday Journal || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Sojourner House in Oak Park will provide temporary housing for those bridging the gap between homelessness and permanent housing. | Alexa Rogals

Oak Park will soon make housing history with the opening of Sojourner House, the first dedicated bridge housing in suburban Cook County. Located on Austin Boulevard, Sojourner House contains five separate apartments as well as a detached coach house unit and will bridge the gap between homeless shelters and permanent housing for vulnerable men, women, and families facing homelessness.

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Loyola’s Pending Purchase Of Berwyn Hospital Worries Taxpayers, Union

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn. | MacNeal 

Loyola Medicine, based in Maywood, is planning on purchasing MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn for $270 million . The approval of the purchase was scheduled to be voted on today by the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board.

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