Milestones: Maywood Native Wins Three LA-based Music Awards; Resident to Co-chair Orson Welles Centennial Celebration

Saturday, April 18, 2015 || By Michael Romain Regina Thomas, Maywood Native, Wins LA-Based Music Award Regina Thomas Dillard, a native of Maywood, earned recognition from the Akademia Music Awards, based in Los Angeles, CA. Dillard won songwriting awards in three categories — best pop/country song, best comtemporary Christian song and best pop song, for which she was a finalist. According to Akademia’s website, nominees … Continue reading Milestones: Maywood Native Wins Three LA-based Music Awards; Resident to Co-chair Orson Welles Centennial Celebration

Tribune: Maywood Has Big Hopes for Historic Home

The entrance of the vacant Home for Soldiers’ Widows in Maywood is wrapped in tarp and scaffolding. Workers are repairing the steps and front of the dilapidated building on First Avenue between Ohio and Lake streets. Caption: Tribune. (Photo: Chuck Berman, Chicago Tribune) Sunday, January 11, 2015 || Originally Published: Chicago Tribune || 1/6/15 || Stephanie K. Baer Scaffolding covered in white tarp wraps around the entrance … Continue reading Tribune: Maywood Has Big Hopes for Historic Home