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4 Maywood Residents Claim Village Blocking Records Requests

Last spring, in a chance meeting, Maywood village trustee candidate Cheryl Ealey asked Village Clerk Gary Woll why the village was dragging its feet on the release of a number of documents sought by those challenging the administration. Ealey claims that Woll told her that the village “won’t give you information to use against us.”

WBBM Newsradio–09/20/2011

Fatal Shooting

Two Slain, Three Wounded In Maywood Crime Wave

Police are beefing up patrols on 19th Avenue in Maywood Sunday because shootings there have left two men murdered and three other people wounded Saturday and Sunday.



Austin Neighborhood Man Shot Dead In Maywood

Maywood police are investigating the slaying of a Chicago man early Saturday in the west suburb, police said.


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Extra-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At Maywood Retirement Center

An extra-alarm fire broke out Wednesday morning in a retirement community building in Maywood.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011

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Man Shot In Head In Shootout With Maywood Cops

A Maywood man is hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the head after allegedly getting into a shootout with police early this morning.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2011

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Wisconsin Man Caught In Sting Trying To Sell Dog For Fights

A man came all the way from Wisconsin to sell his pit bull for dogfighting, and he likely won’t be going home anytime soon.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2011

Gwendolyn Robinson, 49, stole about $404,655 between July 2006 and November 2009 while serving as the agency’s executive director.

Former Housing Official Accused Of Stealing $400K

The former head of the Maywood Housing Authority has been indicted on theft charges for allegedly funneling rent money intended for poor people toward her own suburban mortgage.


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As Heat Soars, Tight Budget Keeps Maywood Pool Closed

As the heat index soars into the triple digits, families often look to the community pool as a low-cost way to cool down.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2011

Fatal Shooting

Two Teen Boys Shot In Maywood Die

Two teenage boys were slain in possibly related shootings that occurred two hours apart in west suburban Maywood early Saturday.


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2 Killed In Maywood Crash, Baby Seriously Injured

Police in Maywood say a three-car crash last night that killed two people has injured three people – including a five-week-old girl who was hurt more seriously than originally thought.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2011

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Members Of Bloods Street Gang Found In Chicago Area

The Bloods street gang has never had a presence in the Chicago area. That’s changing.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2011

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Cook County Defers Some Major Projects

Cook County has come up with a capital improvements program that puts the brakes on some big projects that once had a green light.

WBBM Newsradio–04/20/2011


Sheriff: Man Stole $900,000 From Aunt With Alzheimer’s

A Melrose Park man has been charged with stealing more than $900,000 from his late aunt, who suffered from Alzheimer’s disease.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2011

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Western Suburbs Collaborate On Low, Moderate-Income Housing

Bellwood, Berwyn, Forest Park, Maywood and Oak Park are moving ahead with plans to renovate homes and apartment buildings for low- and moderate-income families.

WBBM Newsradio–03/10/2011

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Man Injured In Maywood Fire

A fire broke out Friday morning in a house in west suburban Maywood, prompting crews from several suburbs to respond.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2011

Maywood Fire

2 Killed In Maywood House Fire

Two women have died after an extra-alarm fire gutted a home in west suburban Maywood early Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2011

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Maywood Home Destroyed By Fire

A house fire early this morning in west suburban Maywood left a home uninhabitable.


Maywood Dogfight

Rescued Pit Bulls On Road To Recovery

Two pit bulls rescued from a Maywood dog fight are on the road to recovery.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2011

Maywood Dogfight

Sheriff Busts Dogfight In Progress In Maywood

Seven people were arrested and two wounded pit bulls rescued by sheriff’s police who raided a dogfight in progress in the west suburbs last week.


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Two Arrested For Robbery After Chase On Eisenhower

A man and a woman are in custody following an armed robbery and police chase that closed down all lanes of the westbound Eisenhower Expressway.