6 Westchester teens win African-American Men of Westchester Youth Legacy Award on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Tarrytown

Six Westchester teens were honored on Martin Luther King Jr. Day for their work in their communities. The teens received the annual African-American Men of

The teens were recognized for work in their communities.

The teens were recognized for work in their communities. (1/20/14)

TARRYTOWN - Six Westchester teens were honored on Martin Luther King Jr. Day for their work in their communities.

The teens received the annual African-American Men of Westchester Youth Legacy Award at a ceremony today at the Doubletree Hilton Hotel in Tarrytown.

"The youth in this community are working hard and doing wonderful things and helping to build a better tomorrow," says William Carter of the African-American Men of Westchester.

One honoree was Mikayla Brown, of Elmsford, who received the Vision Award. Brown created a course at Alexander Hamilton High School that focused on African-American history.
 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Mount Vernon woman sentenced in daughter's killing 1 VIDEO: Mount Vernon woman sentenced in daughter's killing
2 VIDEO: Monroe-Woodbury SD eliminates ice hockey program
Wells Fargo is rolling out cardless ATMs where 3 Word on the Street: Cardless ATMs
The Hudson Valley's largest business-to-business trade show drew 4 Westchester Business Expo kicks off in Rye Brook
5 VIDEO: Extended footage from NYPD Emergency Services Unit graduation

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

People gathered at the Dr. Martin Luther King America honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

America is observing Martin Luther King Jr. Day in honor of the accomplishments and legacy

HV gives back on MLK Day

People across the Hudson Valley are remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by giving back

Hudson Valley pauses to remember MLK

People across the Hudson Valley are pausing to remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Martin

Debate honors memory of MLK

Civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is being remembered nationwide today in planned

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE