Thursday, March 14, 2019 || LETTERS || OPINION || @maywoodnews
I am on the ballot for re-election to the Maywood Park District Board for a 6 year term. I have been on the Maywood Park District board since 2013, and we as a board have had our share of ups and downs and we have finally achieved the goals that our Maywood residents have asked us for examples. Here they are:
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Tuesday, February 5, 2019 || By Michael Romain || OPINION || @maywoodnews
I think it’s fitting that I set aside some time in February, Black History Month, to recognize what, in some ways, was this paper’s precedence — Freedom’s Journal, the first African American owned and operated newspaper in the United States.
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Thursday, December 20, 2018 || By Dr. Rhonda Sherrod || OPINION || @maywoodnews
Not long ago, I met a nice young man. He looked to be about 19 years old, and I will call him Baron. He was kind, soft-spoken, and easy going … and both he and his pain are invisible to most people.
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