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Boyle Heights Beat honored by LA County

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis along with the LA County board of Supervisors honors the Boyle Heights Beat

July 11, 2017

Boyle Heights Beat is a bilingual community newspaper produced by its youth and came into being through a partnership of the USC Annenberg School of Journalism, and La Opinión, the Spanish language daily.

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Pedro Rojas, co-editor and publisher; Kris Kelley, senior editor; Jacqueline Ramirez, program assistant; Xochil Ramirez, reporter; Supervisor Hilda Solis, Michelle Levander, co-editor and publisher; Alex Medina, reporter; Martha Ramirez, contributing editor; Adelmi Ysita, reporter; Rosario Bonilla, reporter; Antonio Mejias-Rentas, senior editor. (Photo by Gus Ruelas)