Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Held For Renovated Eisenhower Center Complex

Sunday, April 8, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Community leaders during the April 7 ribbon-cutting ceremony for the newly renovated Eisenhower park. | Courtesy state Rep. Welch/Facebook 

On Saturday, April 7, local elected officials and other community members gathered at the Eisenhower Community Center, 700 Speechley Blvd. in Hillside, for a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the park’s newly renovated grounds.

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Eisenhower Park Upgrades Nearly Complete

Friday, November 17, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Eisenhower Park before renovations that are expected to be completed by the end of the year. | Google Earth 

A roughly $700,000 renovation project at Memorial Park District’s Eisenhower Park, 700 Speechley Blvd. in Hillside, is nearly finished. Memorial Park District serves the villages of Bellwood, Hillside, Melrose Park, Northlake and Stone Park.

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Bellwood’s Undefeated Tiny Mite Spartans Make History

Thursday, October 2, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A team photo of the Memorial Park Tiny Mite Spartans, who went undefeated this season. | Carol Robinson

For the first time in the history of Bellwood Spartan football, the Tiny Mites — one of four teams that are part of the Spartans organization — went undefeated. The team of 5- to 7-year-olds went 8-0 this season, a marked improvement over last year, when they went 3-5, said their head coach, Jerome Mayfield.

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