With Harriet Tubman Poised To Become Face Of $20 Bill, Maywood’s Place In Underground Railroad Worth Re-examining

An altered image of Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill found. “More than 600,000 people voted in the poll between the abolitionist and campaigner and other notable US women,” according to the Independent newspaper. | independent.co.uk. || Below: A picture of the “10 Mile House” in Doug Deuchler’s book, Maywood. Wednesday, April 20, 2016 || By Michael Romain  With the U.S. Treasury Department announcing Wednesday … Continue reading With Harriet Tubman Poised To Become Face Of $20 Bill, Maywood’s Place In Underground Railroad Worth Re-examining

Briefly: Operation Uplift Needs You; Property Fraud Talk Jan. 20, 6 PM; Jazz In Maywood; Library Events; More

Maywood Chamber of Commerce leaders Audrey Jaycox and Edwin Walker IV, with Larry M. Goldberg, president and CEO of Loyola University Health System. | File Wednesday, January 20, 2016 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR The Maywood Chamber of Commerce will host a public discussion, featuring Cook County Recorder of Deeds Karen Yarbrough, on property and mortgage fraud, which is one of the fastest growing white collar crimes. Frausters … Continue reading Briefly: Operation Uplift Needs You; Property Fraud Talk Jan. 20, 6 PM; Jazz In Maywood; Library Events; More

MILESTONES: Chicago Reader Names Maywoodian “Best Real Estate Agent In A Tough Market,” Founder of West Town Museum Honored

Wednesday, July 3, 2014 || By Michael Romain Chicago Reader Calls Maywood Resident Wayne Beal The “Best Real Estate Agent In A Tough Market” Maywood resident and real estate agent Wayne Beals recently caught the attention of the Chicago Reader. Here’s what they said: “If you’re the type of home buyer with buckets of money to put down and the means to bid significantly over the … Continue reading MILESTONES: Chicago Reader Names Maywoodian “Best Real Estate Agent In A Tough Market,” Founder of West Town Museum Honored