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February 22, 2017

Long Island’s Fair Media Council Recognizes Two WLIW Productions with 2017 Folio Awards

Long Island’s Fair Media Council announced the winners of the 2017 Folio Awards in this week’s Long Island Business News.

Two WLIW productions were recognized with awards:

  • Long Island Business Report won a “Best in News” award for Wyandanch Rising: Long Island Business Report Special in the “Smart Growth News or Feature” category.
  • Veterans Coming Home won a “Best in Social Media” award its online community service campaign in the “Community Service — Any Online Campaign that Created a Sense of Community “With or Without Geographic Boundaries” category.

The Fair Media Council makes businesses and nonprofits media savvy and provides access to the media. FMC is also a strong advocate for quality local news, to keep the public informed and the media engaged in the community.

The Folio Awards Luncheon, held this year on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, serves as Long Island’s biggest media event, with approximately 600 media and business leaders in attendance, to celebrate the best in news and social media.

Congrats to the entire WLIW21 production team!

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