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This is wonderful! Mary, you are an inspiration!!

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2012 New Voices Scholarship - awarded by Association of Independents in Radio (AIR)
2012 Translating Science/Telling Stories Fellowship - awarded by Society of Environmental Journalists
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Posted by jasmin.mara | Tuesday, 2012-04-10, 13:29
This is wonderful! Mary, you are an inspiration!!

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Even as much of California’s housing market has begun to recover, foreclosures and vacant homes continue to plague the South Los Angeles community of Watts.

As summer temperatures rise, so do fears of asthma and other illnesses caused by all the air pollution converging on the east Los Angeles community of Boyle Heights. With its proximity to freeways, industrial sites and shipping corridors, activists say the geography of Boyle Heights brings a disproportionate health burden to residents.