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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Maritza Jansen performs a traditional Guatemalan dance during the Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Cristie Moore, left, and Christal Astudillo, dancers with Quity Regus Academy Performing Arts, perform a traditional Latin-American dance during Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Maritza Jansen performs a traditional Guatemalan dance during the Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Evelyn Arrivillaga, president of the Breed Middle School Spanish National Junior Honor Society, explains the history of Hispanic Heritage Month during the Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Christal Astudillo, a dancer with Quity Regus Academy Performing Arts, performs a traditional Latin-American dance during Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Cristie Moore, a dancer with Quity Regus Academy Performing Arts, performs a traditional Latin-American dance during Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

State Sen. Sonia Chang-Diaz speaks during a panel discussion about Hispanic Heritage Month at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Yarie Tejeda, a Lynn English High School student, speaks about how he is proud of his Hispanic heritage during the Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Lynn Superintendent of Schools Dr. Patrick Tutwiler delivers the closing remarks during the Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Maritza Jansen performs a traditional Guatemalan dance during the Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Dr. Martha Ceseña, a Harvard Medical School assistant professor, speaks during a panel discussion about Hispanic Heritage Month at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

A traditional Guatemalan dance is performed during the Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Magalie Rowe, center, performs a traditional Guatemalan dance with a group from the Latina Center MARIA during the Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Hispanic Heritage Month in Lynn

Christal Astudillo, left, and Cristie Moore, dancers with Quity Regus Academy Performing Arts, perform a traditional Latin-American dance during Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School on Tuesday.

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Dr. Martha Ceseña, a Harvard Medical School assistant professor, left, receives the Outstanding Latino 2021 Award from Lynn Mayor Thomas M. McGee, center, and Breed Middle School Principal Julie Louf.

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The recipients of the Outstanding Latino 2021 Awards during the Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Breed Middle School.

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LYNN — Breed Middle School and the Spanish National Junior Honor Society celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month Tuesday afternoon with the Outstanding Latino and Outstanding Latino Student 2021 awards, a “Proud…

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