■ Win­ning hug

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Lenny Tiller shares a laugh with his pre­sen­ter of the Stephanie Cormier Chais­son Me­mo­rial Lead­er­ship Award, Brenda Den­nis of the Bay St. Ge­orge Sta­tus of Women Coun­cil fol­low­ing a big hug dur­ing a Na­tional Day of Re­mem­brance and Ac­tion on Vi­o­lence Against Women event at Col­lege of the North At­lantic’s L.A. Bown Build­ing on Thurs­day at noon hour. He was rec­og­nized for his wide ar­ray of vol­un­teer work in the com­mu­nity and mo­bi­liz­ing oth­ers to take ac­tion. Stephanie Cormier Chais­son was an ac­tive vol­un­teer in her com­mu­nity of Cape St. Ge­orge who was killed by her es­tranged hus­band back in March of 2012 and the award in her hon­our has been pre­sented twice a year since.

FRANK GALE/THE WEST­ERN STAR

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