Top Story #1: Leyvan Jones receives 'Dads Matter' Award

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The single father of six works full-time and recently earned his bachelor’s degree.

The single father of six works full-time and recently earned his bachelor’s degree. (12/31/13)

THE BRONX - News 12 The Bronx has been counting down the top stories in the borough for 2013 as voted by our viewers, and coming in at No. 1 is a Bronx man who was recognized by the city for being a great father.

Leyvan Jones received the 'Dads Matter' Award from Mayor Michael Bloomberg back in June.

The Wakefield single father of six works not only works full-time, but he also recently earned his bachelor's degree.

Jones says that being a role model for his children is his most important achievement.
 

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