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Brinton: Journalism might be bruised, but it lives

PCLI Vice President Scott Brinton recently wrote a column for Herald Newspapers after he attended the SPJ Region 1 Conference in Philadelphia. Of late I’ve heard so much at newspaper conferences about how we journalists do an awful job of defending our profession. For decades, politicians, egged on by corporate lobbyists, have screamed of liberal […]

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Press Club of Long Island to Honor Top Journalists, Announces 2018 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 Woodbury Country Club on Thursday, June 7. The latest inductees in the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame and winner of the Robert W. Greene Public Service Award will also be honored at the dinner. Doors open […]

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Press Club Hosts Community Journalism Forum

The Press Club of Long Island hosted its second annual talk, “Why a Community Newspaper Is a Great Place to Start — and Make — a Career in Journalism,” at Stony Brook University on April 5. The panel featured two of Long Island’s most distinguished community journalists, along with an SBU graduate who recently began their […]

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Covering the Trump Campaign and White House

The Press Club of Long Island hosted a panel on “Covering the Trump Campaign and White House,” on March 29, 2018. The panel included: Emily Ngo, Newsday reporter who covered the first year of the Trump  administration James Klurfeld, Stony Brook University journalism professor who teaches “Press and the Presidency,” is former Newsday White House reporter, editorial […]

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LI Journalism Hall of Famer, Les Payne, Dies

Longtime Newsday journalist Les Payne, a Pulitzer Prize winner who was a champion for racial equality, died unexpectedly Monday night at his home in Harlem, his family said. He was 76. Payne was inducted to the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame in 2016. He worked at Newsday from 1969-2006 and won a Pulitzer Prize […]

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