At a recent Board of Supervisors meeting, First District representative Hilda Solís recognized the work done by Boyle Heights Beat youth journalists, its mentors and directors.
“Thank you for being a powerful voice for Boyle Heights and the First District,” said Supervisor Solís, who shared some of the program’s achievements with her colleagues.
Several of our current and former students attended the ceremony, where Supervisor Solís presented each of our journalists and staffers with a commendation.
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