Workshops offered for high school journalists on the East End

The East Hampton Star, a historic, family-owned newspaper founded in 1885, is seeking participants for its summer journalism workshops for high school students. Two two-week sessions are offered, July 22 through Aug. 2 and Aug. 5 through 16, and tuition is on a sliding scale. Programs are half-days and include lunches with public officials and […]

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Join the Press Club Board — members sought

The Press Club of Long Island has vacancies on its Board of Directors and is seeking letters of interest from members who wish to serve on the board. We are particularly interested in candidates who may want to become officers in the future. > Board members should be active in the club, come with ideas, […]

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PCLI, Hamptons Doc Fest show ‘Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists’

From left: PCLI board member Brendan O’Reilly, Hamptons Doc Fest Executive Director Jacqui Lofaro, “Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists” co-director Steve McCarthy, Jimmy Breslin’s son Patrick Breslin and Pete Hamill’s brother Denis Hamill. Hamptons Doc Fest and the Press Club of Long Island presented a screening of the HBO documentary “Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists” at the Southampton […]

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Learning from history: Press Club’s statement on the Henry Reeves marker

The purpose of the Press Club of Long Island’s Historical Marker Program is to preserve the history of journalism in our region, and, we hope, draw attention to and spark interest in it so we can learn from it. We have previously erected markers about Walt Whitman, William Cullen Bryant, the creation of Newsday, and […]

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Greater Long Island Media Group seeking summer interns

Greater Long Island Media Group, Long Island’s fastest-growing news organization, is seeking summer interns. Interns will have the opportunity to work with our team of journalists on any/all of our sites to learn how to cover local news from town board meetings to beach parties. While with us, students will learn how to find and […]

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