Out And About: Doris Galarza Is Here To Help You Get Your Energy Bills Paid

Thursday, December 21, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

We’re debuting our weekly series, ‘Out and About,’ online. This series had previously only appeared in our weekly print papers.

On Dec. 20, Doris Galarza, who works with the Universal Prayer Tower — a designated Community Action Agency connected with the Community and Economic Development Association of Cook County (CEDA) — was on hand at the Global Business Center, 840 S. 17th Ave., in Maywood, to help clients get signed up for the Low-income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).

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Maywood Now Has a ‘Tech District’ That Offers Weekend Courses in 3-D Printing

A series of Ultimaker 3-D printers inside of a classroom at the University of Illinois College of Business MakerLab. | University of Illinois || Below, Bridgette Chatman-Lewis, Vena Nelson, Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins, Maywood Trustee Isiah Brandon, Tumia Rumero and U.S. Rep. Danny K. Davis inside of Nelson’s Global Business Center in Maywood earlier this month. Wednesday, October 26, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || … Continue reading Maywood Now Has a ‘Tech District’ That Offers Weekend Courses in 3-D Printing

Sy’s Creative World: One Local Innovator Dreams of A Technology Park in Maywood

(Sy Bounds sits in his work space at 846 S. 17th Avenue; exterior pictured below. Photos by Michael Romain by the Village Free Press). Thursday, July 24, 2014 || By Michael Romain MAYWOOD–“Behind you, we’re creating a mobile phone repair station,” said Sy Bounds–Maywood resident, former disk jockey, techie and teacher. He was pointing to a booth near the doorway of his Madison Street base of … Continue reading Sy’s Creative World: One Local Innovator Dreams of A Technology Park in Maywood