Tag: Vicki Haas

Don’t Call It A Re-Enactment — On May 12 Maywood Was A Stage For Living History

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 || By Elizabeth Abunaw || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Living historians dramatize Civil War history on the corner of First and Lake in Maywood on May 12. | Courtesy Laura Rogers 

Replica flags? Check. Period pieces like guns dating to the mid-19th Century? Check. Actors dressed in historical clothing? Check. Abraham Lincoln? Check.

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Civil War Living History To Play Out In Maywood Again On May 12

Sunday, May 6, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Re-enactors during last year’s Civil War Living History event in Maywood. | File  

Historians and actors will converge on Maywood next weekend for the fourth annual Civil War Living History.

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Letters: The Proviso Township Bills Aren’t the Enemy | Congress, Keep this Credit!

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 || LETTERS || @maywoodnews 

I want to briefly respond to the article, “After a Missed Season, the Maywood BUCS Are Fighting for Their Lives,” published on Nov. 5.

I’m the president of the Proviso Township Bills, the new youth football program that was referenced in the article that featured the Maywood BUCS and its founder, Edward “Speed” Alexander.

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