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In recognition for professional journalistic integrity and meritorious public service, the Beirut Times and the Editor-in-Chief, Mr. Michael Absi, have been the recipient of the following esteemed awards:

1987
Certificate of Merit, from the City of Los Angeles by 4th District Councilman, John Ferraro.

1987 and 1989
Certificates of Merit, from the Arab American Press Guild.

1989
Certificate of Merit, from the University of California Lebanese Cultural Club.

1989
Commemorative Resolution, from the City of Los Angeles by 8th District Councilman, Robert Farrell, and the State of California.

1990
Certificate of Congratulations for Excellence in Journalism, by Mayor Tom Bradley and the City of Los Angeles.

1991
Congratulatory Certificate, from the City of Los Angeles and the State of California by Councilman, Robert Farrell.

1991
Certificate of Congratulations, from the City of Los Angeles, by Mayor Tom Bradley.

1991
Certificate of Merit, from 8th District Councilman, Robert Farrell.

1992
Proclamation on Behalf of the City of Azusa, California by Mayor Eugene Moses.

1993
Plaque from the Lebanese Army Commander General Emile Lahoud commending the Editor-in-Chief Mr. Michael Absi for his efforts in the service of Lebanon.

1993
Certificate of Recognition, from Azusa Mayor Eugene F. Moses to the Editor-in-Chief Michael Absi for dedicated service to the community.

1993
Plaque from the Lebanese community of Boston commending Editor-in-Chief Michael Absi for his efforts in the service of Lebanon.

1995
Resolution from the Los Angeles City Council introduced by Councilwoman Jackie Goldberg, congratulating the Beirut Times for its quality of content and meritorious public service for 11 years.

1995
Certificate of Congratulations, from Los Angeles Mayor Richard J. Riordan.

1995
Certificate of Recognition, from the California Legislature Assembly signed by Willie L. Brown, Jr., Speaker of the Assembly, for meeting the communications needs of the Arab American community for 11 years.

1995
Certificate of Recognition, from the City of Glendora, California.

1995
Resolution from the San Dimas City Council commending Editor-in-Chief Michael Absi for his commitment and service to the Arab American community over the past 11 years.

1997
Resolution from the Board of Supervisors of the County of Los Angeles congratulating the Beirut Times for its quality of content and meritorious public services.

1997
The Beirut Times and the Editor in-chief Mr. Michael Absi received the highest reward among outstanding corporate executives from Who’s Who publication.

2003
Resolution from the Los Angeles City Council and the mayor James Hahn introduced by Councilman Dennis Zein, congratulating the Beirut Times for its quality of content and meritorious public service for 19 years.