Maywood Church Takes Time Sunday to Praise Educators

Geraldine Alexander, a minister at Second Baptist Church in Maywood, says a prayer for educators on Sunday. The day was conceived by W. Delores Robinson, bottom center, as a way to honor the educators who came before her. Robinson will retire in July after nearly 50 years as an educator. | Michael Romain Sunday, June 12, 2016 || By Michael Romain || UPDATED: 11:45 p.m. Karen … Continue reading Maywood Church Takes Time Sunday to Praise Educators

Business Spotlight: Maple Tree Child Learning Center

A classroom inside Maple Tree Child Learning Center in Maywood, where Gladys Freelon (below left), has long been instrumental. | Photo: Michael Romain Wednesday, September 30, 2015 || By Michael Romain  Gladys Freelon, a longtime Maywood resident and retired schoolteacher (she worked at Irving Middle School when it was still Irving Elementary), may be a step or two slower, but she’s still on a mission. … Continue reading Business Spotlight: Maple Tree Child Learning Center