Star is proud to introduce the winners of the Best of the River Wards 2012 contest.
Winner: Officer Ernie Rehr, director of Rizzo PAL at 2524 E. Clearfield St.
Winner: Faith Mendez, owner of StarLight StarBright Play and Learn daycare at 2424 Studios, 2424 E. York St.
On the heels of the conviction of a high-ranking Catholic church official, veteran attorneys and a victims' advocate encourage childhood sexual abuse victims to speak up.
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