Friday, August 24, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Steven hunter with young people during one of his life skills and basketball academy events. | statbasketball.net
A Maywood native, Proviso East graduate and former NBA center is giving back to his hometown through a significant philanthropic effort.
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Thursday, July 5, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 7/8/18
Maywood-Melrose Park-Broadview School District 89 recently announced that it is expanding its Preschool For All Program, according to district officials.
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Friday, June 8, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: District 89 students were among more than 1,400 of the top-scoring Destination Imagination teams who competed in Tennessee this year. | Courtesy District 89
Each May, more than 1,400 of the highest-scoring Destination Imagination teams from 45 states and 14 countries travel to Knoxville, Tenn., to showcase their innovative solutions to various Challenges in the STEM (Science, Engineering, Technology and Math) fields. This year, a team of District 89 students were among that elite pool of teams.
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