Residents Outraged Over Proposed Landmark Removal Ordinance

Maywood Home for Soldiers’ Widows | Landmarks Illinois  Friday, October 21, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews An attempt by several Maywood trustees to change the village’s local landmark designation process has generated backlash among their board colleagues and community members. During an Oct. 12 Legal, License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting, Trustees Ron Rivers, Melvin Lightford and Antonette Dorris voiced their support for an … Continue reading Residents Outraged Over Proposed Landmark Removal Ordinance

WBBM Broadcast Recognizes Maywood’s Patriotic Past In Historic Soldiers Widows Home

The Maywood Home for Soldiers Widows after improvements were made to the building’s exterior last year. | Courtesy Trustee Michael Rogers Monday, May 30, 2016 || By Michael Romain || UPDATED: 5/31/16  To recognize Memorial Day, WBBM set its sights on Maywood’s historic Home for Soldiers Widows, 224 S. First Avenue. The “beautiful red brick Georgian building” was featured in a May 30 broadcast along with … Continue reading WBBM Broadcast Recognizes Maywood’s Patriotic Past In Historic Soldiers Widows Home