Monday, August 19, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: A District 209 student works on hair at Erskine Reeves Barber Academy in Hillside in 2016. | File
During a regular meeting on Aug. 6, the Proviso Township High Schools District 209 Board of Education unanimously agreed to stick with a cosmetology and barbering program that board members admitted has so far seems to have gotten little bang for the buck.
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Monday, August 19, 2019 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Roosevelt school alum barbecue during the annual Old Timers’ picnic on Aug. 17 in Maywood. | Shanel Romain
On Saturday, Aug. 17, community members in Bellwood and Maywood were out in full force, despite the rain and overcast clouds, for two big events.
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Monday, August 19, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Fannie Nuness, a beloved church mother for many years at Progressive Life-Giving Word Cathedral in Hillside, has died. She was 98. Her death was confirmed by relatives and church members.
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