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Orange Resident Guests on WTNH-TV’s Wednesday’s Warrior Feature

July 2, 2024
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Pictured at the Wednesday’s Warrior taping are, from left, Alyssa Taglia, WTNH News anchor/reporter; Little Brother Mekhi, recipient of the Big Brothers Big Sisters 2023 Youth of the Year honor; and Alex Beck, Mekhi’s Big Brother in the youth mentoring organization’s community-based program.

Orange Resident Alexander Beck was a recent guest on Wednesday’s Warrior, a popular feature that runs each week on multiple editions of WTNH News.  Alex is a Big Brother (adult mentor) at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Connecticut, where he’s also a member of the youth mentoring organization’s Board of Directors.  Mekhi from New Haven, the 17-year-old Alex mentors with Big Brothers Big Sisters, was recently named the non-profit’s 2023 Youth of the Year.  Alex was interviewed by reporter/anchor/station personality Alyssa Taglia about his 10-year-old match relationship with Mekhi, about why he decided to become a Big Brother and his thoughts on his Little Brother (mentee) receiving the prestigious honor.  When he’s not being interviewed on TV and not volunteering as a Big Brother, Alex is the Assistant State’s Attorney for the Milford-Ansonia Judicial District.

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