Don't wait 'til deadline hits!

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Reserve your place at the Florida Press Club’s 62nd annual gala celebration before Oct. 21 and save! Drinks, dinner and dessert are $50 if you act now and say you’re coming to the Yellow Dog Cafe at 6 p.m., Nov. 2. It will be a fun-filled evening at an unforgettable location along the Intracoastal Waterway in Malabar. Email us at …

SAVE THE DATE! Gala Celebration set for Nov. 2

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Please join us for a celebration of the best in Florida journalism. You’ll be in great company at the Florida Press Club’s annual Gala Celebration at 6 p.m. on Nov. 2 at the Yellow Dog Cafe. You’ll enjoy this incredible location on the Intracoastal Waterway in Malabar along with a great selection of entrees. No rubber chicken, we promise! The …

You got the story (or killer photo, blogs, layout, commentary)! Now, win the glory!

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The deadline for the Florida Press Club Excellence’s  in Journalism Competition is drawing nigh! It’s August 15. This is a venerable tradition — brought to you by your fellow laborers in that journalistic vineyard. And now it’s online! Check out the portal: https://omnicontests4.com/?comp_id=1142 to enter. Entries must have been published or produced in Florida or transmitted from Florida by a …

Call to Florida Press Club's 2014 Excellence in Journalism Competition!

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Proud of Your Work? Enter the contest with the cash prize! The Florida Press Club’s competition is open! Go to https://omnicontests4.com/default.aspx?comp_id=1453 to get started. Below, you’ll find the more information about our rules and categories. Any questions? Feel Free to email me, Anne Geggis fpcpresident@gmail.com. Official Rules and Eligibility 1. The Excellence in Journalism Competition is open only to members …

Tell us why you are loving what you do

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Why did you get into this crazy business that a new study now rates the worst job in America? We’d like to start a series about why people are still in it… Email fpcpresident@gmail.com When the Supreme Court ruled on DOMA the same day that Trader Joe’s announced they were coming to his town, Sun Sentinel Cartoonist Chan Lowe declared …

Hello everybody!

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  Nice to meet you all. My name is Anne Geggis and I’m your new Florida Press Club president. I work at the South Florida Sun Sentinel as a city reporter, in particular covering Boca Raton. I’m proud to carry the banner for the Florida Press Club and hope that you will join us. Thanks to Sherry Mims and Trisha …

Thank you and best wishes for 2013 and beyond!

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Thank you for your dedication and support to Florida Press Club this year. As many of you know, I stepped down as president following the 61st Annual Excellence in Journalism Awards Banquet in Malabar, but I’ve been helping with the finances and social media until the new board is in place in January. It’s been a great two years as …

2012 Award Winners

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Thank you all for coming, celebrating our winners and even tweeting (#FPCBanquet) at Yellow Dog Café in Malabar. It was a long drive for some of you! We’d especially like to thank Florida Today’s Digital Editor Jeff Meesey, South Florida Sun Sentinel’s Anne Geggis (also FPC Membership Coordinator), FPC Vice President Trisha Cormeny (and Jason Cormeny) and Amir Fleminger (Sherry’s …

Banquet is here again

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Congratulations on surviving another election, Florida Press Club members! Now it’s time to push away the remnants of cold newsroom pizza—that trended Tuesday on Twitter, by the way—and celebrate our Florida Press Club winners Saturday in Malabar (near Melbourne). While there, you can eat a delicious hot meal, unwind from campaign season and find out the Excellence in Journalism winners …

Don’t let the time creep away from you…

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Florida Press Club’s 61st Annual Excellence in Journalism Awards Banquet is Nov. 10, and RSVPs are slowly but surely trickling in. The banquet is the place to find out first whether you’ve won first, second or third place. Journalists like to cut it close; we know that as journalists ourselves! However, to ensure the correct amount of food, we want …