Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest, Brookville

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Date: December 11, 2015
Region: Long Island
Location: Long Island Lutheran High School
Topic: Hispanic Heritage Month Essay Contest

Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest, Brookville

Optimum received more than 663 submissions to it's 8th annual Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest this year, which asked tri-state area students to write an essay about a Latino past or present who they would want to spend a day with and why. Neighborhood Journal's Shawna Ryan has the story from Brookville where one talented student from Long Island Lutheran took home the first prize for her essay on the first Latina CEO of the Girl Scouts of New York.

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