With Maywood Prayer Walk, A Pastor Returns to His Old Stomping Grounds

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Participants in Saturday’s prayer walk, hosted by Impact Ministries, pray for Impact’s leaders, Pastor Anthony Pelegrino. | Sebastian Hidalgo/VFP

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

On July 29, Pastor Anthony Pelegrino, who heads up Impact Ministries in Maywood, led around two dozen people on a prayer walk along the Prairie Path, from 17th Ave. to 11th Ave. and back.

The walk through Maywood was more than a demonstration for the 42-year-old resident of Downers Grove.

“I used to buy drugs out here,” Pelegrino said while standing on a plot of grass where the path meets the concrete road at 17th Ave., near Madison St.

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Saturday, Sept. 5 Should Be FREE Food Day in Maywood — Two Inspiring Events Make The Case

Thursday, September 3, 2015 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR || Updated: 9/4/15 || 10:37 PM This Saturday, Sept. 5, in Maywood might as well be designated FREE Food Day in Maywood. Two morning events in the village feature FREE food and priceless inspiration. Sat. September 5 || 9 AM to 11 AM || Maywood Youth Mentoring FREE Breakfast || Maywood Multipurpose Building, 200 S. 5th Ave.  This monthly … Continue reading Saturday, Sept. 5 Should Be FREE Food Day in Maywood — Two Inspiring Events Make The Case