At Resource Fair, Maywood Seniors Enjoy Chair Yoga
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At Resource Fair, Maywood Seniors Enjoy Chair Yoga

Senior citizens participate in Chair Yoga during the April 22 Ideas for Life Senior Fair held in Maywood. Below, a senior receives a free health screening. | Michael Romain/VFP Thursday, April 27, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews More than 100 senior citizens packed the Maywood Multipurpose Building, 200 S. 5th Ave., last Saturday … Continue reading

Group to Give Away Free Prom Dresses, Suits, Hair Styles This Sunday
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Group to Give Away Free Prom Dresses, Suits, Hair Styles This Sunday

Kandyn Hatley, 18, gets glammed up before going to prom last year in Chicago’s Austin neighborhood. This Sunday, the Proviso Township Glam Squad is giving away free prom dresses, suits, hair cuts, hair-styling sessions and nail tech sessions. Below, one of the prom dresses that the Glam Squad has given away already. | William Camargo/Wednesday … Continue reading

How A Full-Time Sax Player Stays Fed
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How A Full-Time Sax Player Stays Fed

Local saxophone player Audley Reid, who has garnered national acclaim over his 30-year career, blows his horn in his Forest Park home. | William Camargo/Wednesday Journal Tuesday, April 19, 2016 || By Michael Romain  Audley Reid, who lives in nearby Forest Park, may be a musician, but he thinks like Warren Buffet. That’s the only … Continue reading

Barber Academy Brings Proviso Students A Cut Above The Competition; Models Wanted In Maywood, Broadview Areas
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Barber Academy Brings Proviso Students A Cut Above The Competition; Models Wanted In Maywood, Broadview Areas

Damauri Harrell attends to a patron at Erskine Reeves’s Barber Academy. Below, Reeves himself supervises the work of one of his students. | William Camargo/Wednesday Journal Wednesday, February 17, 2016 || Originally Published: Forest Park Review || 2/16/16 Erskine Reeves is the director of a program affiliated with Proviso East High School in which students who successfully … Continue reading