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Mayor Sarno Elated by Springfield’s own Ruth E. Carter’s Oscar Nomination for Costume Design for Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno was elated to hear that Springfield’s own Ruth E. Carter has received an Oscar nomination for costume design for Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.

Mayor Sarno states, “My and our Springfield fingers are crossed for Ruth to bring home a second Oscar win.  Speaking of home, Ruth never forgets her hometown of Springfield.  Thank you and good luck Ruth.  We’re all so very proud of you.  Continued success and God Bless!”


Photos: February 2021 – Mayor Sarno watching the live virtual ceremony and cheering on Oscar-winner Ruth E. Carter as her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was officially dedicated.

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