Thursday, December 6, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews || Updated: 12/7/18
Featured image: Loyola University Medical Center’s Pediatric Mobile Health Unit. | Photo submitted
Loyola University Medical Center’s Pediatric Mobile Health Unit and the Loyola University Chicago School-Based Health Center are collaborating to bring free flu shots to Maywood-Melrose Park-Broadview District 89 middle school students.
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Sunday, November 18, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
District 89 school board member Regina Rivers speaks out against the IASB’s proposed resolution during a press conference convened by state Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch, right, in Chicago. | Photo by Tara A. Gray/Facebook
On Saturday, state Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch (7th) convened a press conference in Chicago to protest a resolution that could have empowered local school boards to allow teachers and administrators to carry guns in school.
Continue reading “‘Books In Schools Not Bullets!’: Local Leaders Blast Proposal To Arm Teachers”
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.
Continue reading “Maywood Native, Former NBA Player Launches Tech Program At D89”