Friday, December 16, 2016 || Rev. Dr. Regi Ratliff || OPINION || @maywoodnews By now, most of you are aware that the Aldi grocery store in Maywood will close its doors for good. The thought that my hometown will become a food dessert is painful. It is perplexing to believe that a western suburb of […]
Legitimate opinion. I have to note, however, that covering Maywood for Crain’s Chicago Business in late ’70s, I chronicled the village’s economic malaise — stores moving out, trials of longstanding hardware store, for instance, later to move out. So trouble, trouble indeed. Can’t argue with it.