You’re Invited to VFP’s Small Business Resource Reception

Monday, August 14, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

You’re invited to our next Small Business Resource Reception, which will be held on Wednesday, August 16, 6 p.m., at the Blue Note, 1715 W. Roosevelt Rd. in Broadview.

Come hear and be inspired by Marseil Jackson, who started his first business at 15 years old and has been self-employed ever since.

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Maywood, Austin Communities Celebrate Kwanzaa Miles Apart, Together in Spirit

The Kwanzaa celebration at Eisenhower Tower in Maywood. Photo courtesy Chief Valdimir Talley. Below, a Sherrie Chapman poses with her merchandise during the celebration at Sankofa in Chicago’s Austin community held on the same day. Photo by Michael Romain for the Village Free Press. Tuesday, December 30, 2014 || By Michael Romain || Updated: 7:52 PM Since its creation in 1965 by Black Nationalist leader Maulana Karenga, Kwanzaa has … Continue reading Maywood, Austin Communities Celebrate Kwanzaa Miles Apart, Together in Spirit