Save the Date: 2017 Region 1 Conference

The Deadline Club is proud to be host of the 2017 Region 1 Conference to be held at the shiny new campus of John Jay College of Criminal Justice April 7 and 8. Conference registration will kick off at noon Friday and panels will be in full swing and panels will start right away in […]

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Should PCLI bring back annual holiday show?

There has been considerable chatter over the last year about whether or not the Press Club of Long Island should bring back its annual holiday show. For those who don’t recall, the holiday show was a performance put on by PCLI members and local journalists and communication professionals related to current affairs. It was a […]

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PCLI board member Brinton named Executive Editor of Herald Community Newspapers

Scott Brinton, a board member of the Press Club of Long Island and inductee of the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame, has been appointed executive editor of Richner Communications by Publishers Cliff and Stuart Richner. Brinton will lead a newsroom of over two dozen editors, reporters and photographers in producing 17 weekly editions of […]

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PCLI Members on the Move: David Reich-Hale

Former PCLI board member David Reich-Hale, business editor of Newsday.com, is now a business reporter for the newspaper. Reich-Hale was previously the Regional Editor for Aol/Patch.com’s Long Island operation, as well as the editor of Long Island Business News. He will be covering a wide variety of business topics, including banking, finance, health care and the […]

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Vaccaro named SPJ Associate Regional Director

PCLI President Chris Vaccaro was named Associate Region 1 Director of the Society of Professional Journalists at this week’s Excellence in Journalism conference in New Orleans. Vaccaro, who has served as PCLI’s president since 2014, is also the advisor for Hofstra University’s student SPJ chapter. Additionally, he chairs the SPJ Region 1 Mark of Excellence awards program […]

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