Next PCLI meeting: Thursday, July 28

The next PCLI board meeting will be on Thursday, July 28 at 7 p.m. If you are interested on attending, please email PCLI President Chris R. Vaccaro at pressclubofli@gmail.com.

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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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Hofstra student accepts Robert W. Greene honor

The Press Club of Long Island is proud of Hofstra University senior Medea Giordano on winning the prestigious Robert W. Greene-Press Club of Long Island Scholarship given annually to a deserving journalism student at Hofstra. Giordano is pictured below with PCLI Vice President, Bill Bleyer.

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Hall of Famer Kieran Crowley dies at 66

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of longtime journalist and author Kieran Crowley, who passed away this week after his battle with leukemia. He was 66. Crowley is a member of the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame. He will be missed. Crowley, a New York Times bestselling author, worked for […]

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