Photo Essay: For Local Students, Prom is More Than a Night (Part I)

Dominique Wallace prepares for prom at her brother’s home in Broadview, where her sister-in-law, Kayla Boddy, made her up for the night. See more of Boddy’s work here. | Sebastian Hidalgo  Tuesday, May 16, 2017 || By Michael Romain || Photos by Sebastian Hidalgo & Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews Dominique Wallace, a senior track star at Proviso East High School, is the youngest of Evelyn … Continue reading Photo Essay: For Local Students, Prom is More Than a Night (Part I)

Marquan Jones: What Washington, D.C. Taught Me About Citizenship

Marquan Jones, a senior at Proviso Math and Science Academy, poses during his trip to Washington, D.C. for the Congressional Cities Conference hosted by the National League of Cities. He was one of five youth delegates from Maywood to accompany Maywood Trustee Isiah Brandon to the capital. | Photo submitted. Friday, March 18, 2016 || By Marquan Jones  Marquan Jones, a senior at Proviso Math … Continue reading Marquan Jones: What Washington, D.C. Taught Me About Citizenship

Maywood’s ‘Best And Brightest’ Go To Washington; D89 Celebrates History And Wellness; New D209 Scholarship Program Announced; More

Youth delegates (left to right) Terrell Jenkins, Dominique Wallace, Anahi Soto, Marquan Jones and Noah Salazar pose with Maywood Trustee Isiah Brandon (center with badge) during a recent trip to Washington, D.C. | Below: The delegates pose with Maywood’s Board of Trustees during a March 15 presentation on the experience. || Photo above submitted. Below: Michael Romain Friday, March 18, 2016 || By Michael Romain  … Continue reading Maywood’s ‘Best And Brightest’ Go To Washington; D89 Celebrates History And Wellness; New D209 Scholarship Program Announced; More