Author archives: Andrew Rosario

Chef Wenford P. Simpson

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His sister challenged him after making a lunch for her that came out awful. He accidentally spilled the wrong condiment in the cabbage he was preparing. Her laughing at him is what fueled Chef Wenford Patrick Simpson. Born in Jamaica with 2 other brothers, his mother had to work 2 jobs as a single parent. Simpson remembers moving often as his mom sought to f[...]

Kym Hampton

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There weren’t many opportunities for women college basketball players to continue playing after graduation. Men were drafted into the NBA with some exceptional players being taken right out of high school. Women were able to showcase their talent if they were good enough to make the Olympic team beginning in 1953. Between the four years, the games were hel[...]