Category: Lives

Village People: Roberto Sepúlveda, Community Inclusionist

Thursday, October 25, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 3 p.m. 

Featured image: Roberto Sepúlveda, community inclusionist. | Roberto Sepúlveda

Roberto Sepúlveda, a Melrose Park native, works in corporate diversity and inclusion. On Oct. 11, he spoke to the Maywood-Proviso Rotary Club about what his job — and his life’s mission as what he calls a community inclusionist — entails. 

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Village People: Jimmie Logan, Maywood Native And Warrior At Sea

Saturday, October 20, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Maywood native and Navy seaman Jimmie Logan. | Courtesy Navy Outreach 

Maywood native and Proviso East High School graduate Jimmie Logan was recently the focus of an article produced by the Navy’s Office of Community Outreach.

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Quantrell Priest: Maywood Native And 3-Time Marathon Runner

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Quantrell Priest after completing the Chicago Marathon on Sunday. | Courtesy Chris Smith/Facebook 

Galen Rupp, last year’s winner whose father grew up in Maywood, missed the mark this year at the 41st Bank of Chicago Marathon.

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