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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Monday, June 18, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Maywood Fine Arts co-founder Lois Baumann completed yet another Le Tour de Shore bike ride, which spans 100 miles from Chicago to New Buffalo, Mich. | Spooner Baumann
In early 2004, after a decade of traveling to vacation in Union Pier, Mich., by car, friends Lois and Ernie Baumann, and Kay and Steve Coughlin challenged each other to ride their bicycles from the Chicago area to Michigan.
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Tuesday, April 24, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Jordan Nelson, of the Ballet Chicago Studio Company, during a recent performance. | Courtesy Maywood Fine Arts
Two hundred Maywood Fine Arts students and families will be able to see a free performance by the Ballet Chicago Studio Company at the Harris Theater in Chicago in May — thanks to a bit of serendipity.
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