Saturday, September 21, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured: Jazz artist D’Erania Stampley with fellow musicians, who are also instructors in her new music school, Jazz Desires, which recently opened in Maywood. | Shanel Romain
Jonette Greenhow, 50, still remembers when Mr. Robinson’s Music School, once located on Fifth Avenue in Maywood, relocated to another suburb.
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Friday, September 20, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: The graphic designer Miriam Brewer, second from left, in front of her exhibition on Maywood’s history during an unveiling event Thursday. | Shanel Romain
A museum-quality exhibit that depicts key personalities who helped shape Maywood’s history now has a temporary home inside of the Maywood Multipurpose Building at 200 S. 5th Ave.
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Monday, March 25, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
During a reception held March 23 at Rock of Ages Baptist Church’s T.H. Wade Foundation Center, 1405 Madison St. in Maywood, the Village Free Press formally recognized the 10 individuals designated Black History Makers and Living Legacies in a special Black History section of the print paper that we published last month.
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