Three CCTV Producers Win Awards in National Hometown Media Festival!

Ranea Riley-Walker, a participant in CCTV's Youth Media Program, has received TWO first place awards in the 2012 Hometown Media Festival, sponsored by the Alliance for Community Media. Members Karen Klinger and Susan Hunziker also received a first place award in the Community Event category, for Kendall Band, about the re-dedication of the three piece musical sculpture located in the Kendall Square/MIT T station (

Ranea's Acceptance ( placed first in the GLBT category, and her documentary about the S.T.A.R.S program ( won in the Youth Educational Profile category. Ranea is no stranger to awards; her A Hero in Disguise ( also won a first place award in the 2010 Hometown Festival.