Category: Noted

Local Students Get Free Tix To ‘The Hate U Give’, Advice On Confronting Police

Sunday, November 18, 2018 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Azariah Evans and Breanne Escamilla, two of the local students in Proviso Township who were treated to a free movie and novel on Saturday. | Shanel Romain 

On Nov. 18, the nonprofit Best of Proviso Township, along with many local co-sponsors, hosted a free screening of the The Hate U Give — a movie about a police-involved shooting based on the 2017 novel of the same name by Angie Thomas. 

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After Repairs, Facade Of Maywood’s Historic Masonic Temple Freshens Up

Friday, November 16, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The exterior of the Maywood Masonic Temple, after the building’s cornice was recently removed. | File 

Anyone who has passed by the Maywood Multipurpose Building, more widely known as the Maywood Masonic Temple, at 200 S. 5th Ave., might be in for a pleasant, if relatively subtle, surprise.

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Five Years After Finding Bryeon Hunter, Robert Larson Still Mourns Toddler

Friday, November 16, 2018 || By DeJada Daily || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Robert Larson holds up newspaper clippings inside of his home last month. | DeJada Daily  

Five years after Bryeon Hunter’s mother beat him to death, a local man keeps watch over most court hearings and appearances, making sure no one forgets the 20-month-old Maywood boy.

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