The Press Club of Long Island wants you!

Dear Friend, I’m Scott Brinton, president of the Press Club of Long Island. I know this sounds clichéd, but I somehow cannot believe I’m completing a year as president. If you are a PCLI member, you should feel proud to belong to one of the nation’s largest and strongest chapters of the Society of Professional […]

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PCLI Honors Top Local Journalists, Inducts 3 to Hall of Fame

CLICK for 2019 PCLI Media Award Winners! The Press Club of Long Island awarded the winners of its annual journalism awards at a dinner at Watermill Caterers in Smithtown on Thursday, June 6. The highest individual honor bestowed by the Press Club was induction to the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame. This year’s inductees were Pat […]

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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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Greater Long Island Media Group seeking summer interns

Greater Long Island Media Group, Long Island’s fastest-growing news organization, is seeking summer interns. Interns will have the opportunity to work with our team of journalists on any/all of our sites to learn how to cover local news from town board meetings to beach parties. While with us, students will learn how to find and […]

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