Archive for March, 2015

PCLI’s Bill Bleyer pens new civil war book

PCLI vice president and former chapter president Bill Bleyer, along with Harrison Hunt, has published a new book titled “Long Island and the Civil War”. Although, no battles were fought on Long Island, the Civil War affected every one of the 101,000 people living in current-day Queens, Nassau and Suffolk counties. More than 3,000 young […]

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Next PCLI Meeting: Thursday, April 2

The next PCLI board meeting will be on Thursday, April 2. If you are interested in attending, please email PCLI President Chris R. Vaccaro at PressClubofLI@gmail.com.

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Sunshine Week Special: David Cullier on FOI

The Press Club of Long Island is celebrating Sunshine Week. We’ve reached out to influential people who have an intimate knowledge of Freedom of Information and asked them to share their brief thoughts on the importance of open government. Keep an eye out over the next few days as we release quotes from various people […]

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Student wins Robert W. Greene-PCLI Scholarship

Amala Nath, a journalism student at Hofstra University, was recently honored with the Robert W. Greene-Press Club of Long Island Scholarship during an awards luncheon. A journalism major and anthropology minor, Nath, is set to graduate this spring. She was accepted into Hofstra’s five-year journalism program and will embark on obtaining her master’s degree in journalism […]

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Sunshine Week Special: Roy Gutterman on FOI

The Press Club of Long Island is celebrating Sunshine Week. We’ve reached out to influential people who have an intimate knowledge of Freedom of Information and asked them to share their brief thoughts on the importance of open government. Keep an eye out over the next few days as we release quotes from various people […]

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