Port Washington News has served the areas of Port Washington, Sands Point, Baxter Estates, Flower Hill, Port Washington North, Beacon Hill and Manorhaven since 1903, serving as a trusted source for local news, community events and sports coverage. Long-standing contributors and an award-winning editorial team profile local personalities, cover the sailing scene and ensure that the Port News is an integral part of this community.
In 1903, when local businessman William M. Hyde turned out the first issue of the Port Washington News the town was a rural community on the cusp of dramatic growth which would continue unabated well into the twenty first century. For over 110 years the reflection, and analyses as well as the detailed reporting offered by the Port Washington News have a unique place in the life of our community.
2016 Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) Media Awards
Kimberly Dijkstra: Third Place, Narrative Science/Technology, Port Washington News
2015 Press Club of Long Island (PLCI) Media Awards
Third Place in the Editorial/Commentary Category, Port Washington News
2015 Fair Media Council Folio Awards
Best Newspaper, Port Washington News