‘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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Children’s Bookstore Owner Hopes To Spark Reading Revolution In Proviso Township

The data showing fourth-grade reading levels nationwide. Carolyn Carrillo, an Elmhurst bookstore owner, wants to change those stats — at least in Proviso Township. She’ll be in Maywood on April 9 at the Quinn Community Center, 1832 S. 8th, from 2 PM to 3 PM, giving away books, reading to children and talking about literacy. Friday, April 8, 2016 || By Michael Romain  A recent … Continue reading Children’s Bookstore Owner Hopes To Spark Reading Revolution In Proviso Township