Maywood Native Doc Rivers Calls Anthem Protests ‘Patriotic,’ Reflects on Proviso East’s Race Riots

Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers with retiring NBA star Kevin Garnett. | NBAE/Getty Images Sunday, September 25, 2016 || By LOCAL NEWS CURATOR || @maywoodnews Maywood native and Proviso East Pirate Doc Rivers has recently lent his voice to the wave of National Anthem protests touched off by San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback Colin Kaepernick. The Orange County Register’s Dan Woike reported recently that Rivers … Continue reading Maywood Native Doc Rivers Calls Anthem Protests ‘Patriotic,’ Reflects on Proviso East’s Race Riots

Press Release: Maywood Community To Laud Native Son Glenn ‘Doc’ Rivers For Handling of Don Sterling Crisis

Saturday, May 3, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE || May 2, 2014 CONTACT: Ira Cohen, Director of Issues and Communication, Representative Danny K. Davis (IL-7) ||(773) 533-7520 On Monday, May 5, 2014, 12:00 PM, at 1413 South 16th Avenue, Maywood, Illinois Mayor Edwina Perkins; the Maywood Board of Trustees; Cook County Recorder of Deeds Karen Yarbrough; State Senator Kimberly Lightford; State Representative Chris Welch; Attorney Richard Boykin; Congressman Danny K. Davis; Marshall … Continue reading Press Release: Maywood Community To Laud Native Son Glenn ‘Doc’ Rivers For Handling of Don Sterling Crisis