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Media Awards congratulatory ads due May 24

The Press Club Media Awards are fast approaching – Thursday, June 6 at The Watermill, 711 Smithtown Bypass, Smithtown. This is a must-attend event – where we honor the best in local journalism from the past year.  We also will induct 3 more into the prestigious Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame – PAT MILTON of CBS/AP, CAROL […]

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Interested in serving on the PCLI board?

The Press Club of Long Island Board is putting up the following slate at our upcoming Awards Dinner and Election, which will take place at the end of the evening. If you’re interested in running for the board or for an officer’s position, just contact our secretary, Diana DeRosa, at dderosa1@optonline.net. Officers President: Scott Brinton […]

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PCLI, Hamptons Doc Fest show ‘Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists’

From left: PCLI board member Brendan O’Reilly, Hamptons Doc Fest Executive Director Jacqui Lofaro, “Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists” co-director Steve McCarthy, Jimmy Breslin’s son Patrick Breslin and Pete Hamill’s brother Denis Hamill. Hamptons Doc Fest and the Press Club of Long Island presented a screening of the HBO documentary “Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists” at the Southampton […]

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Learning from history: Press Club’s statement on the Henry Reeves marker

The purpose of the Press Club of Long Island’s Historical Marker Program is to preserve the history of journalism in our region, and, we hope, draw attention to and spark interest in it so we can learn from it. We have previously erected markers about Walt Whitman, William Cullen Bryant, the creation of Newsday, and […]

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Press Club of Long Island to Honor Top Journalists, Announces 2019 Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame Inductees

The Press Club of Long Island will announce the winners of its annual journalism awards at a dinner at Watermill Caterers in Smithtown on Thursday, June 6. The latest inductees in the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame and winner of the Robert W. Greene Public Service Awards will also be honored at the dinner. Doors […]

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