Tag: Up Close with Jeanie

Spotlight on Walter Hayden of Walt’s Snack Shack

Spotlight on Walter Hayden of Walt’s Snack Shack

| April 22, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? It’s fun and exciting to bring to you this week’s spotlight because he’s always been a positive figure and role model in this city and I know that a lot of people are better off just by knowing him because he shares his wisdom.  And, it pleases me to […]

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Spotlight on comedian O.G. Mufasa

Spotlight on comedian O.G. Mufasa

| April 16, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? As always, I hope all is well with you and yours and that you’re still soaking up some beauty, joy, happiness and some form of peace of mind everyday because it’s feels so good.  On that note, we bring to you a comedian, whom I met at a barbershop […]

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Spotlight on Renaissance Pointe YMCA featuring Melisa McCann

Spotlight on Renaissance Pointe YMCA featuring Melisa McCann

| April 4, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? Have we got a treat for you! A couple of Fridays ago, on March 20, the Renaissance Pointe YMCA had its first Latin Extravaganza Night and it was fantastic. People were lined up at the door anticipating the fun, excitement and beauty that this kind of event has to […]

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Spotlight on seamstress, designer, upholsterer Marilyn Stephens

Spotlight on seamstress, designer, upholsterer Marilyn Stephens

| March 25, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? I hope, you’re doing and feeling great because you deserve it. And, I don’t want you to ever forget that, in this thing called Life, any and everything you desire are possible. So you find it, hold onto it and follow your dreams. On that note, as we travel […]

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Spotlight on the beauty within the heart of Pastor Carlton Lynch (part two)

Spotlight on the beauty within the heart of Pastor Carlton Lynch (part two)

| March 18, 2015

What’s up, babies? Last week, we met Pastor Carlton Lynch, who told how he entered the ministry and how he has endured and risen from various trials. This week, we follow up with part two of his story so that you may know, feel and understand the different things that he’s done to prove his loyalty to the community, […]

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Spotlight on the beauty within the heart of Pastor Carlton Lynch (part one)

Spotlight on the beauty within the heart of Pastor Carlton Lynch (part one)

| March 11, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? As always, I hope everything is well with you and yours and that, you’re still taking time out of your schedules, on a daily basis, to bring yourselves and others some well deserved beauty, joy, happiness and some form of peace of mind.  On that note, it pleases me […]

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Spotlight on The Salvation Army (part two of two)

Spotlight on The Salvation Army (part two of two)

| March 4, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? Let’s recap from part one that came to you about the Salvation Army that featured Dewayne Michaels.  Dewayne is a production worker at the Salvation Army Thrift store that’s located in Southgate Plaza.  We learned about his trials and tribulations and how they were conquered with the help of […]

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Spotlight on Teacher of the Year Lisa Maydwell

Spotlight on Teacher of the Year Lisa Maydwell

| February 19, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? Part two of last week’s spotlight will be brought to you at a later date because it’s not everyday that I receive an exciting email, from a mother, whose daughter just received the Teacher of the Year Award. This young woman received that honor last week in Indianapolis and […]

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Spotlight on The Salvation Army, featuring Dewayne Michaels (part one of two)

Spotlight on The Salvation Army, featuring Dewayne Michaels (part one of two)

| February 12, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? As we travel on our journey of love to feel more beauty, joy, happiness and have some form of peace of mind, it pleases me to share part one of a two-part spotlight. The Salvation Army does good by the people in so many different ways and you need […]

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Spotlight on Attorney Richard W. Swanson—for being there when we needed him

Spotlight on Attorney Richard W. Swanson—for being there when we needed him

| February 4, 2015

  By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? Still continuing the beauty, into Black History Month, we bring to you this week’s spotlight and as he shared some of personal life experiences, as well as, some experiences with the late George Smith. Just sit back, relax and feel the love. This is what was said: “Hello, […]

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