Category: Community

A Movie Is Filming In Maywood, Officials Say

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: A truck containing a wardrobe for a movie being filmed in Maywood sits outside of the Maywood Multipurpose Building on Tuesday evening. | Michael Romain

A production crew has been in Maywood filming at various locations, said village officials during a June 4 regular Board of Trustees meeting.

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Enrollment Open For East Band Camp, June 10 – July 18

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

Proviso East High School is poised to host its annual Summer Band Camps. The camp, which will run from June 10 until July 18, is free and open to students going into 6th through 12th grades. Open registration will take place until the end of camp.

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Local School Board Member Builds Her Own Bilingual Montessori School

Monday, June 3, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Claudia Medina sits on a swing in her backyard. Behind her is the 900-square-foot Montessori classroom she and her husband built. She’s now accepting enrollment. | Shanel Romain

On a warm afternoon last month, Claudia Medina sat on the hardwood floor of an airy, sunbathed room that she and her husband built in the back of their Forest Park home. She was laying out cursive letters made from wood onto a rectangular cloth in order to demonstrate the wonders of Montessori education.

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