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Teen Face: Amy Jin

By LORI A. CARTER THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Calling Amy Jin “driven” is an understatement. The 17-year-old senior at Casa Grande High School in Petaluma moved the TV out of her room — “it was too much of a distraction.” Other than keeping in touch with a few distant relatives, she’s not on Facebook. “I like to be in the real world,” she said. In the real world, Jin serves as the youth chairwoman of Petaluma’s Youth Commission, a city-sponsored committee… Read More »