Tag: Long Island

Carolyn James back on PCLI board

Carolyn James, a past PCLI president and regional director, has been added to the board of the Press Club as of last week.

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McCormick Foundation gives $330,000 to Stony Brook

McCormick Foundation is providing a $330,000 grant to SBU’s Center for News Literacy to fund the delivery of training and materials demanded by the rapid spread of News Literacy courses, according to a statement released by the school.

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Suffolk Police and media representatives discuss interaction at crime scenes at PCLI meeting

A high-ranking Suffolk County Police Department supervisor apologized to media representatives for the unwarranted arrest of a freelance photojournalist at a crime scene and detailed steps the department has taken to avoid future occurrences at a PCLI program.

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PCLI to host police and the press program

In light of the Suffolk County Police Department’s arrest of a video journalist for filming at a crime scene last Friday, the Press Club of Long Island will be holding a special meeting on Thursday, Aug. 11.

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PCLI commends SCPD for dropping charges

PCLI commends the Suffolk County Police Department for swiftly determining that Phil Datz was improperly arrested.

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