Three are honored at 2014 Common Wealth Awards
By Joe Irizarry

Updated Monday, April 7, 2014 - 8:06am

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The 35th annual Common Wealth Awards honor three for their lifetime achievements.

WDEL's Joe Irizarry has more.

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The awards recognize those who have made contributions to modern culture through their professional and personal endeavors.

2014's honorees are Award winning journalist and sportscaster Bob Costas in Mass Communications, Academy Award-winning actress Anjelica Huston for Dramatic Arts, and future baseball Hall of Famer Mariano Rivera for Public Service.

Costas is humbled to be honored.

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Rivera says with his baseball days over, he'll be working in the community to help others.

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Each honoree receives an award of $75,000.

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