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Heart on a Fence


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Santa Barbara, Paradise on the Pacific

Awards and Recognition

  • Resolution in Appreciation honor dateJun 2010 honor issuerSanta Barbara County Board of Supervisors Resolution in Appreciation of contributions, leadership and dedication to the community. Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors, 2010
  • Woman of Distinction Jun 2010 Association of Women in Communications, Santa Barbara Chapter
  • From the Heart Media Award May 1994 Santa Barbara Mental Health Association "The 1994 Board of Directors of the Santa Barbara Mental Health Association acknowledges with gratitude the sensitive and informed editorials on severe mental illness, the homeless mentally ill, and related public policy issues of Marcia Meier, Editorial Page Editor of the Santa Barbara News-Press."
  • Certificate of Congressional Recognition, 2010 Lois Capps, Member of Congress Presented in recognition of outstanding and invaluable service to the community.
  • Best Op-Ed Page and Best Series of Editorials 1992 California Newspaper Publishers Association


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