Maywood Collects Over 10,000 Water Bottles For Flint; Fire Department’s Boot Fundraiser For Maywood Fine Arts April 8

Construction on the site of the future Maywood Fine Arts Stairway of the Stairs building, which will span the area between 14 to 18 N. 5th Ave. On April 8, the Maywood Fire Department will host a boot drive to help raise funds for the building. | Maywood Fine Arts/Facebook. Wednesday, April 6, 2016 || By Michael Romain  Maywood firefighters recently reported that they collected … Continue reading Maywood Collects Over 10,000 Water Bottles For Flint; Fire Department’s Boot Fundraiser For Maywood Fine Arts April 8

EDITORIAL: Where We Went Wrong Reporting Wilhelmina Dunbar’s Termination

Thursday, February 4, 2016 || By THE VILLAGE FREE PRESS || Editorial  In a Jan. 22 post entitled, “Maywood HR Coordinator Wilhelmina Dunbar Terminated,” we reported that Dunbar had been fired from her position and, because we were unable to contact either Dunbar herself or Maywood Village Manager Willie Norfleet, Jr., who terminated Dunbar, we offered up some details hoping to provide some context. On … Continue reading EDITORIAL: Where We Went Wrong Reporting Wilhelmina Dunbar’s Termination