Sunday, June 23, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: The strip mall at 400 S. Lake St. in Maywood, where Tina Wilson sought to open Tina’s Gaming Cafe. She wanted to open another location at 705 S. 5th Ave. The Maywood Liquor Commissioner, however, voted against the proposed establishments. | LoopNet
During a Maywood Liquor Commission meeting on June 20, roughly a dozen residents, including some commissioners, spoke out against two more proposed gaming establishments seeking to acquire a Class M liquor license in order to operate in the village.
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Thursday, September 27, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Maywood Fine Arts participants. | Spooner Baumann
A Maywood nonprofit was among 17 arts organizations across northern Illinois to receive a grant of up to $10,000 from ComEd and the League of Chicago Theatres.
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Monday, June 18, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Maywood Fine Arts co-founder Lois Baumann completed yet another Le Tour de Shore bike ride, which spans 100 miles from Chicago to New Buffalo, Mich. | Spooner Baumann
In early 2004, after a decade of traveling to vacation in Union Pier, Mich., by car, friends Lois and Ernie Baumann, and Kay and Steve Coughlin challenged each other to ride their bicycles from the Chicago area to Michigan.
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