Archive for January, 2015

PCLI hosts freelancer’s workshop

The Press Club of Long Island hosted a panel titled “A writer’s guide to effective freelancing” on Thursday. The event featured journalists Liza Burby and Claudia Gryvatz Copquin and will be moderated by PCLI Vice President Bill Bleyer. About the panelists: Liza N. Burby is editor-in-chief of Anton Media Group in Mineola. She is also an […]

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CUNY to feature Les Payne photo collection

CUNY’s Godwin-Ternbach Museum will feature a gallery of photos collected by former Newsday columnist Les Payne. The exhibit called “The Collection of Violet and Les Payne” will have an opening ceremony on Thursday, February 5 from 6-8 p.m. and will be open through March 21 at the museum, which is located in Kew Gardens Hills. […]

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Memorial service for husband of former PCLI Prez

Christopher Mongeau, the husband of former PCLI President Stuart Vincent, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly earlier this month. The cause was a heart attacked, according to Vincent. “Whether you met him or only communicated through Facebook, you know what a special man he was,” said Vincent. There will be a memorial service for Mongeau on […]

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PCLI looking for spring intern

The Press Club of Long Island is looking for an intern for the spring semester. What intern would be doing Supporting the Press Club with marketing, public relations and content Helping build up with new pages and segments Attendance and support at PCLI events: panels, conferences and more Qualifications Journalism major at local college […]

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PCLI boarding meeting set for Jan. 11

The next PCLI board meeting will be on Monday, Jan. 11 at 7 p.m. If you are interested in attending, please email PCLI President Chris R. Vaccaro at

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