Saturday, March 9, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Bellwood teen Camron Brown, far right, works on technology during a March 2 Create a Spark program session at the Art Institute in Chicago. | Courtesy ComEd
Camron Brown, of Bellwood, said he became interested in studying technology because it’s all around us and it “is impacting every aspect of everyday life.” The St. Joseph High School freshman wants to take his passion for technology and achieve something bigger.
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Friday, October 26, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Proviso students with a team of artists, including lead artist Hector Duarte (pictured wearing the red bandana), standing in front of “The Dance of the Lightning Bugs,” a 100-foot mural in Maywood. | VFP
ComEd officials unveiled a 100-foot by 30-foot tall mural by the world-renowned artist Hector Duarte, who had some critical assistance from a group of Proviso High Schools District 209 students, during a brief ceremony on Oct. 22.
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Thursday, September 27, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Maywood Fine Arts participants. | Spooner Baumann
A Maywood nonprofit was among 17 arts organizations across northern Illinois to receive a grant of up to $10,000 from ComEd and the League of Chicago Theatres.
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