Maywood Pastor Demands Black Communities Be ‘Next In Line’ For COVID-19 Vaccine

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  A Maywood pastor recently led a coalition of Chicago area faith leaders who are demanding that Congress prioritize Black and Brown communities during the process of distributing the COVID-19 vaccines.  Rev. John Harrell, who pastors Proviso Baptist Church, 1116 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood and is the founder of the […]

Village People: Brian Becker, 63, Wrote A Book On Fatherhood With His Son

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  Last year, Maywood resident Brian Becker co-authored with his son, Jeff, a book called “Tender Lions: Building the Vital Relationship Between Father and Son.” Back in September, I interviewed Becker about the book and what prompted him and his son to write it.   On his professional background For most of my […]