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EAST COUNTY MAGAZINE WINS 11 AWARDS FROM SAN DIEGO PRESS CLUB’S 2021 EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARDS

By Miriam Raftery

October 25, 2021 (San Diego) –  East County Magazine tonight received 11 awards in San Diego Press Club’s 48th annual Excellence In Journalism competition. The honors include three first place awards, recognitions for both our online news site and radio show coverage during the past year’s turbulent times.  ECM’s awards span a broad range of categories, including three of the four awards presented for breaking news. Since its inception in 2008, ECM has won 137 major journalism prizes. See more…

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East County Magazine

Produced and hosted by Miriam Raftery ~ Mo & Fr 5pm, Tu 9am, Sa 8am

https://www.eastcountymagazine.org/

“Award-winning nonprofit media in the public interest, serving San Diego’s inland region”

Too many voters haven’t got a clue—so East County Magazine is shedding light into those smoke-hazed back-rooms in Washington D.C. and Sacramento, enabling you to keep up with what your elected officials are doing – and decide whether or not they deserve your vote next election. You can also share your views on key issues with the handy tools we’ve provided. 

Women of Color ROAR Media

Angela de Joseph ~ Saturday 10am ~ local talk radio

WOC Roar is a communications platform to give voice to Women of Color. Our mission is to support, encourage and inspire young women to run for office.

Vaccinate for Everyone’s Benefit

KNSJ urges everyone that is eligible and not health restricted to become vaccinated against the Coronavirus and to encourage their friends and family to do so.  You are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination in San Diego County if you are 12 years of age or older and live or work in the County.  Persons wanting become vaccinated should first check with their healthcare provider.  Alternative options can be found by going to the San Diego County government website (www/sandiegocounty.gov) and clicking the Covid-19 button.  You do not need an appointment, but appointments are available.  Minors must have parental consent.

The county and the Padres are collaborating on two vaccination clinics at Gallagher Square adjacent the outfield at Petco Park on June 12 and June 26. Open to the general public from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and noon to 4 p.m.  The first 1,000 vaccinated will get a free commemorative T-shirt and all will also be able to enter a Padres ticket raffle.