Tag: Village People

Village People: Princess Lang, 16, Is A Triple Threat Maywoodian

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 10/3/18

Featured image: Princess Lang, a 16-year-old Maywood resident, can sing, dance and act. | Chicago Academy for the Arts 

Princess Isis Z. Lang’s parents, Terrence and Kisha Lang, must have known what they were doing when they named her, says the 16-year-old.

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Village People: Harpo The Clown Has Brought Laughter To Presidents

Monday, September 3, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Harpo the Clown, a mainstay at the annual Taste of Melrose Park for close to a decade, shows a photo he took with Eugene Cernan, the astronaut. | VFP 

During the last day of the 2018 Taste of Melrose Park, held this past Sunday, the popular Harpo the Clown opened up (in his own way) about his life as a performer. Silently, he presented one photo after another of the people he’s made laugh throughout his nearly 50-year career.

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Village People: Tom Kunkel Is Building A Local Reclamation Renaissance

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Tom Kunkel, on the roof of his Urban Pioneer Group facility in Forest Park. | Forest Park Review file 

Just up the street from his old stomping grounds at ReUse Depot, 50 Madison St. In Maywood, Tom Kunkel is building a revolution in values and living. A quick scansion of his body of work proves the point.

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