PCLI approves new scholarship donations

The Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) board has agreed to increase its donation for the Robert W. Greene Summer Institute at Stony Brook from $1,000 to $3,000 this year to help the university increase the number of high school students attending from 18 to 24 with an added emphasis on minority and disadvantaged students. […]

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The media are not an ‘Enemy of the People’

Dear President Trump, Decades before our Founding Fathers gathered in Philadelphia to define the limits of government through a new constitution, the concept of an unabridged press had already become part of the American character. The colonists threw off the shackles of British law, paving the way for press freedoms that had never existed before […]

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Should PCLI bring back annual holiday show?

There has been considerable chatter over the last year about whether or not the Press Club of Long Island should bring back its annual holiday show. For those who don’t recall, the holiday show was a performance put on by PCLI members and local journalists and communication professionals related to current affairs. It was a […]

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PCLI board member Brinton named Executive Editor of Herald Community Newspapers

Scott Brinton, a board member of the Press Club of Long Island and inductee of the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame, has been appointed executive editor of Richner Communications by Publishers Cliff and Stuart Richner. Brinton will lead a newsroom of over two dozen editors, reporters and photographers in producing 17 weekly editions of […]

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PCLI Members on the Move: David Reich-Hale

Former PCLI board member David Reich-Hale, business editor of Newsday.com, is now a business reporter for the newspaper. Reich-Hale was previously the Regional Editor for Aol/Patch.com’s Long Island operation, as well as the editor of Long Island Business News. He will be covering a wide variety of business topics, including banking, finance, health care and the […]

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