Friday, January 11, 2019 || By Nona Tepper/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Kiana Walker works tow jobs, but it wasn’t enough to keep her in school. | Photo provided
Kiana Walker spent the holidays this year working as a life skills trainer at Restorative Rehab Service in Carbondale, a firm that helps those suffering from neurological trauma live independently and develop life skills. When she wasn’t working at the rehabilitation firm, she was working as a cashier at Party City. But it wasn’t enough.
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Tuesday, December 11, 2018 || By Michael Romain ||
Featured image: Sabrian Sledge and Darris Kelly are the co-owners of Flee Club, a high-end sneaker shop in Chicago. | Alexis Rogals
Best friends Darris Kelly and Sabrian Sledge, the co-owners of Flee Club, a high-end resell shoe store in Chicago, weren’t always on the same team, so to speak.
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Monday, October 8, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 4:17 p.m.
Featured image: Proviso West defeated Proviso East on Oct. 6 at West in Hillside. | Luigi Miguel Villaviza Cabantog/Facebook
Proviso West defeated Proviso East High School 34-18 in the annual gridiron clash of crosstown rivalries on Oct. 6 at West. The victory was the first this season for the Panthers, 1-6, while the Pirates fell to 2-5 for the season.
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