Rhode Island Monthly Wins Twelve Press Association Awards
Take a peek at the award-winning articles.
The Rhode Island Press Association honored journalists from throughout the state last Friday with more than 100 awards for writing, design, photography and general excellence for work in 2016.
The awards, presented during the association’s annual banquet at the Quonset ‘O’ Club, also included the induction of three new members into its Journalism Hall of Fame: Donna Lee, retired food editor for The Providence Journal; Marcia Holmes Green, editor for The Valley Breeze; and the late W. Zachary Malinowski, reporter for The Providence Journal.
Rhode Island Monthly won a total of thirteen awards. Here is a list of the articles (with links) that received writing, art, photography and design awards.
First Place: “My Favorite Place“
Third Place: “The Best of Rhode Island 2016“
Profile or Personality Story
First Place: Philip Eil, “The Freshman“
Science/Health Care Story
First Place: Casey Nilsson, “Child Interrupted“
Feature Story (In-Depth)
First Place: Jen McCaffery, “Power to the People“
Second Place: Casey Nilsson, “They’ve All Come to Look for America“
Sports Feature Story
Second Place: Grace Kelly, “Move Like the Wind“
Reporting on the Environment
Second Place: Mary Grady, “The Clean-Up Act“
Third Place: Todd McLeish, “Where the Wild Things Are“
Photo Series/Picture Story
Second Place: Jason Evans, “Folk Yeah!“
Arts or Entertainment Story
Third Place: Casey Nilsson, “Folk Yeah!“
Third Place: Jen McCaffery, “Minding the Gap“
Food and Dining Story
Honorable Mention: Jamie Coelho, “The Ultimate Guide to Pizza“