Long Island Report wins PCLI ‘Best Web Site’ award

Friday, June 8, 2012
Long Island Report won first place for "Best Web Site" at the PCLI awards ceremony (LIR Photo by Fran Berkman)

Long Island Report earned the 2012 Press Club of Long Island’s (PCLI) “Best Web Site” award on June 7 at the Woodbury Country Club. Though other local websites…

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Have decreases in driving trends affected car-sharing giant Zipcar?

Thursday, May 24, 2012
250 college campuses nationwide have adopted the Zipcar system (LIR Photo by Jim Mancari)

When James Yates chose to attend Hofstra University, he figured he would rely on public transportation as a way to get around. Being from Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.,…

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Woodward and Bernstein stress the constants of journalism

Friday, March 23, 2012
Bob Woodward (left) and Carl Bernstein (right) discussed the constants of journalism as well as other topics March 20 at Hofstra University (LIR Photos by Courtney Black)

Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein covered the Watergate scandal using telephones, typewriters and good old-fashioned note-taking techniques. Imagine the coverage they could have produced with…

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