The Glen Echo

Schwendeman feels the waves on his feet as he takes a trip to the beach with his family.

K-ing cancer

by Max Felsenstein and Vincent Neubert May 17, 2016

Gliding to his position, he took a breath and mentally prepared himself to have a great game on the ice. Although he was nervous and felt as if there were 10,000 people watching, he stayed poised. The...

Once he sold comic books on a neighborhood corner, now his memory has filled a school.

The boy at the comic book stand

Today, on what would be Christopher's 16th birthday, we celebrate his life, memory, and the powerful legacy that has been taken up in his name.
by Lilia Wood, News Editor April 9, 2014

GLEN ROCK, N.J. – There is a photo of Christopher Barron selling his original comic book series, The Adventures of Ultimate Man, on his front lawn.  A look of anticipation on his face, eager for customers,...

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