‘Hurt People Hurt People,’ Says Maywood Activist During Aug. 10 Peace Rally

Monday, August 12, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Phyllis Duncan and Rev. David Lowe address the crowd during Saturday’s peace gathering in Maywood. | Michael Romain

The funerals of Dean Stansberry, 38, and Yarnell M. White, 30, both of Maywood, were held over the weekend. The two men were fatally shot on July 30 on the 1200 block of South 13th Ave.

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‘Please Tell Police What You Saw,’ Parents Of Slain Teen Urge Witnesses

Sunday, May 19, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 3:57 p.m.

Featured image: Kisha Stansberry is comforted by PAEC Assistant Principle Thomas Newton during the school’s graduation ceremony last week. Stansberry’s son, Isiah, was due to be at the commencement, but was killed on March 12. | Shanel Romain

Kisha Stansberry, 39, can’t remember the face of her oldest son, 19-year-old Isiah K. Scott, as he lay in his coffin. Scott was fatally shot on March 12, outside of Family Dollar, located in the 1000 block of South Madison St. in Maywood.

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