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Linton graduate again at heart of historic fundraising concert

Producers David Saltzman, left, and John Sykes speak to the media Tuesday as workers prepare Madison Square Garden for the 12-12-12 concert whose proceeds will aid the victims of Superstorm Sandy.
Producers David Saltzman, left, and John Sykes speak to the media Tuesday as workers prepare Madison Square Garden for the 12-12-12 concert whose proceeds will aid the victims of Superstorm Sandy.
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A Linton High School graduate was the heart behind the 12-12-12 concert that raised millions for victims of Hurricane Sandy. John Sykes, president of Clear Channel, organized the concert in less than a month with two friends, the same friends who worked with him on the huge New York City concert to raise funds after 9/11. “The three of us got together like we did 10 years ago and said, ‘Let’s do this again,’ ” Sykes ...

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