Monday, August 19, 2019 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Roosevelt school alum barbecue during the annual Old Timers’ picnic on Aug. 17 in Maywood. | Shanel Romain
On Saturday, Aug. 17, community members in Bellwood and Maywood were out in full force, despite the rain and overcast clouds, for two big events.
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews || Photos by Shanel Romain
The annual Maywood Old Timers Picnic, held Saturday at Veterans Memorial Maywood Park in Maywood, brought together multiple generations of former and current Maywood residents.
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Attendees at Maywood’s 20th Annual Old Timers Picnic on Aug. 20. Picnic co-organizer Jean Weathers, (below right with her longtime friend Francis Harris), said the annual event has become such a huge draw because it reminds people of how close the town used to be. | Photos by Shanel Romain Tuesday, August 23, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Hundreds converged behind the police … Continue reading For Maywood’s ‘Old Timers’, Home is Where the Heart Is