PCLI named finalist for Chapter of the Year

The Press Club of Long Island has been named as a finalist for SPJ National Large Chapter of the Year. The winner of the national recognition will be announced this September at the opening business session of the Excellence in Journalism conference in New Orleans. This marks the third straight year that PCLI has been […]

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Press Club of Long Island inducts four to Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame and presents hundreds of awards to top journalists

The Press Club of Long Island announced the winners of its annual awards, including the latest inductees of the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame and winner of the Robert W. Greene Public Service Award, at its Media Awards Dinner on Thursday, June 2, at the Woodbury Country Club. “It is such an honor for […]

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PCLI spurs new historic sign for The Long-Islander

The Press Club of Long Island has had its second historical marker placed, this time in Huntington to commemorate the spot where Walt Whitman first published The Long-Islander in 1838. Press Club board members were joined by U.S. Rep. Steve Israel, Huntington Supervisor Frank P. Petrone and Councilman Mark Cuthbertson, and representatives from the Walt Whitman Birthplace Association on […]

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PCLI hosts hyperlocal news event

The Press Club of Long Island, the local pro chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, hosted a panel discussion, “Long Island hyperlocal websites: the next phase” with some of the hot players on Long Island. The event took place at Newsday in Melville. VIDEO: To view a full video recap of the event, check out […]

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PCLI had historic Newsday sign placed in Hempstead

The Press Club of Long Island initiated a project that saw a historic marker placed in the Village of Hempstead that recognized the spot where Newsday was first printed in 1940. During a ceremony on April 14, members of local government, Newsday officials and Press Club board members met to commemorate the unveiling of the […]

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