Monday, March 25, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
During a reception held March 23 at Rock of Ages Baptist Church’s T.H. Wade Foundation Center, 1405 Madison St. in Maywood, the Village Free Press formally recognized the 10 individuals designated Black History Makers and Living Legacies in a special Black History section of the print paper that we published last month.
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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 10/3/18
Featured image: Princess Lang, a 16-year-old Maywood resident, can sing, dance and act. | Chicago Academy for the Arts
Princess Isis Z. Lang’s parents, Terrence and Kisha Lang, must have known what they were doing when they named her, says the 16-year-old.
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Saturday, September 29, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Young participants of the Youth Film Workshop edit a film of their own at the Maywood Public Library on Sept. 29. | VFP
On Saturday afternoon, four young people crowded around a laptop inside of the Maywood Public Library, 121 S. 5th Ave. The kids weren’t looking to be entertained.
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