Category: Noted

Maywood Chamber Awards Scholarships To College Bound Students

Friday, May 17, 2019 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Maywood Chamber of Commerce Chairman Tom Engoren and Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins pose with scholarship winners at Meal of the Day Cafe in Maywood on May 15. | Shanel Romain

Just a year ago, Leidy Rivas, 18, was living alone in Guatemala. Now she’s poised to attend Triton College in the fall.

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Bellwood Man Wins $10K Prize From Publishers Clearing House

Thursday, May 16, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Howie Guja and Frederick Crockett pose for the camera on Thursday, after Crockett learned that he had won $10,000 prize money from Publishers Clearing House. | Shanel Romain

Doris Crockett, a 30-year resident of Bellwood, has been playing the famous Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes for as long as she’s lived in the village.

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East Grad, MIT Alum, Is Engineering His Own Narrative

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 || By Siobhan Neela-Stock || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Quinnton Harris/Forest Park Review, a graduate of MIT. | Submitted photo

Despite graduating with an engineering degree from the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Quinnton Harris’ heart wasn’t in the industry.

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