Kyle Prater, NFL Player Turned Filmmaker, Returns To His Maywood Roots

Sunday, June 2, 2019 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Kyle Prater with his old teacher, Marsha Alexander, during a return to Garfield, his alma mater, on May 24. | Shanel Romain

Former NFL wide receiver Kyle Prater, 26, returned to his roots last month, when he visited Garfield Elementary School, 1514 S. 9th Ave. in Maywood.

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Maywood Students Hospitalized After Ingesting ‘Unknown Substance’

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The exterior of Garfield Elementary School in Maywood. | garfield.maywood89.org 

Three students who attend Garfield Elementary School, 1514 S. 9th in Maywood, were sent to the hospital on Sept. 20 after ingesting what school officials are calling an “unknown substance.”

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A Maywood School Lays Out the Red Carpet for Men, Fathers

A father and son bond during a Men’s Day event at Garfield Elementary School in Maywood earlier this month. | Photos by Shanel Romain/VFP Wednesday, May 31, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  There’s something of a micro-revelation happening at Garfield Elementary School, 1514 S. 9th Ave., in Maywood, and it’s led by two men, Vincent Fields and Vernel Brown. The two men, both … Continue reading A Maywood School Lays Out the Red Carpet for Men, Fathers