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ENTER NOW: 2020 PCLI Media Awards Officially Open

The Press Club of Long Island has officially launched its 2020 PCLI Media Award entry period. Submit today and add “Award Winning” to your resume! The Awards entry period will run through March 15, 2020. Journalists can enter submissions under the following divisions of categories: Narrative, Video, Digital, Radio, Visual, Student Journalism, and Special Awards and Scholarships. Each division […]

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REGISTER TODAY: SPJ Region 1 Conference at Hofstra, March 20-21

The 2020 SPJ Region 1 Conference is being hosted by the Press Club of Long Island on March 20-21 at Hofstra University. The conference will feature panel discussions and workshops on covering the Trump White House, cannabis, and climate change, how to get a job in the current media landscape, entrepreneurial journalism, investigative reporting and […]

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Congratulations, Carol Silva, upon your retirement from News 12

All of us at the Press Club of Long Island wish to congratulate Carol Silva — a 2019 inductee into the PCLI Hall of Fame — upon your retirement from News 12 on Dec. 20. You are an icon of Long Island journalism and an inspiration to the generations of journalists who will follow you!! […]

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Press Club has a blast at the Holiday Party

The Press Club of Long Island hosted its annual Holiday Party on Dec. 5 at Watermill Caterers in Smithtown, and what a night it was — full of food, friendship and holiday cheer. Roughly 60 turned out for the annual event, including a contingent from the Freeport Fire Department, who came  — as they do […]

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Giving thanks for PCLI — and our annual Holiday Party

Dear Friends and Fellow Journalists, I’m Scott Brinton, president of the Press Club of Long Island. It’s that time of year to give thanks, and I cannot properly express how thankful I am for an organization like PCLI, a chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, which is this year’s SPJ Large Chapter of the […]

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