By Justin Hopper firstname.lastname@example.org
At the 2014 Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) Awards, Anton Community Newspapers had a grand showing, racking up a total of 10 overall awards.
Garden City Life/Long Island Weekly editor Dave Gil de Rubio with the Third Place win for Narrative: Education for the Illustrated News. The story was based on Port Washington resident/rock violinist/music education advocate Mark Wood.
This was the biggy for Betsy Abraham..Outstanding Rookie Reporter.
Betsy Abraham making her acceptance speech for 2014 Best Rookie Reporter.
The Westbury Times/Hicksville Illustrated News editor Betsy Abraham was the big winner this evening. Here she is with her Third Place award for Narrative: Arts.
Matt Bodkin was also a major mack daddy as he swept the Visual Cartoon category. This is Second Place that he won for the Massapequa Observer.
Manhasset Press editor Elizabeth Johnson scored a major coup nabbing Second Place for Best Community Newspaper. (Karen Talley for the Port Washington News nailed third). Congrats Liz!
Here, Floral Park Dispatch editor Christy Hinko and Betsy Abraham show off the first place trophy they received for Best Narrative: Home & Garden.