Healthy Debate Key To Reaching Black Boys In The Classroom

Sunday, October 4, 2020 || By Dr. Nia Abdullah || OPINION || @maywoodnews  As Americans continue to grapple with the numerous unjustified murders of African American males (including Jacob Blake, George Floyd, Trayvon Martin, Tamir Rice and Ahmaud Arbery), academic leaders must dig deeper to understand how to better engage African American males in the classroom. Educators must accomplish this while fully supporting […]

On Nov. 3, Westchester Voters To Consider $42M Referendum For Infrastructure Improvements

Sunday, October 4, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  During the Nov. 3 presidential election, voters in Westchester will be deciding on more than candidates. They’ll also be asked to approve a referendum that would generate up to $42 million in bonds to fund long overdue infrastructure improvements in the village. “The infrastructure and streets of the village are […]

Westchester Church Confronts New Pandemic Normal By Giving Back

Sunday, October 4, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  On Sept. 27, members of the Music Board at Westchester Community Church, 1840 Westchester Blvd. in Westchester, gathered in the church’s parking lot to collect food and monetary donations that would go to the Westchester Food Pantry. In normal times, before the COVID-19 pandemic, the church would be having its […]