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News Release 

November 26, 2008
CONTACT:Steve Jacobs
Media & Production Supervisor

Photo Contest Winners Announced

2009 CalendarThe City of Moreno Valley announced the winners today of its 1st Annual Photo Contest.  The City’s Arts Commission selected 13 winning photographs, which appear in the City’s official 2009 Wall Calendar.  The winning shutterbugs will be recognized at the December 9, 2008 City Council meeting beginning at 6 p.m., and the photos will be used in various City publications and on the City’s Web site.

“We wanted to get our residents excited about our official City Calendar, which is available on our Web site via the Online City Store, and this photo contest was a great way to do that,” said Media and Production Supervisor, Steve Jacobs.

The Photo Contest theme was “People and Places in Moreno Valley” and entries were accepted from August 1, 2008 to October 31, 2008.  The winners are:

Lavay Rudy, Rosanna Hanson, Kevin Barisic, Toni Charboneau, Val Gempis,
Dolores Baisden, Henry Ford, Barbara J. Kezar, Rylan Benson and Jordan Garnett.

To purchase the City’s official 2009 Calendar, visit the Online City Store at and click on the Online Store icon.  Besides the 2009 Wall Calendar, shoppers can also purchase apparel including T-shirts, golf shirts, coffee mugs, tote bags and more, all featuring the City’s logo.

For more information about the Photo Contest or the Online City Store, call the City’s Media and Communications Division at 951.413.3053.