In Maywood, a Sunday Basketball Tournament Becomes Prelude to a Renaissance

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 || By Michael Romain  On a recent Sunday afternoon in Maywood, Captain Denard Wade, Sr., a Maywood fireman, stood on a basketball court at Connor Heise Park, at the intersection of 10th Avenue and Washington Blvd. “I remember winning a championship back in ’84 on this center court right here,” Wade said, recalling the glory of his youth, when summer basketball … Continue reading In Maywood, a Sunday Basketball Tournament Becomes Prelude to a Renaissance