Youths host Merced mayoral hopefuls

BY THADDEUS MILLER | tmiller@mercedsunstar.com   Young people will get to ask the questions of Merced’s four mayoral candidates during a forum Thursday. Hosted by youth leaders involved with Building Healthy Communities of Merced and the Merced Organizing Project, the forum is 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Yosemite High School library, 1900 G St.About a…

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Build Partnerships to Support Youth

BY ANDRES REYES Special to the Sun-Star Recently, a simple tweet made a powerful statement: “Researchers from @ucmerced shared that our Youth Council can be very productive with support from the city as well as other organizations.” The words were tweeted by @MercedCityClerk after a presentation by the University of California, Merced, during a meeting…

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