Suspecting Out-Of-District Students, D209 Brings Back Firm To Vet Residency Issues

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

The Proviso Township High Schools District 209 Board of Education recently voted to bring back a residency investigations firm that had been shown the door by a previous school board seven years ago. This time, however, will be different, some current board members say.

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Community Rallies To Keep East Grad In College

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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Proviso Together Kicks Off Reelection Bid

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 || By Micheal Romain || @maywoodnews 

Proviso Together, the political party that accomplished a seven-member super-majority last February when all four of its candidates were voted to seats on the Proviso Township High Schools District 209 school board, held a campaign kickoff on Saturday for the party’s original three candidates elected in 2015.

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