TCN wins state awards

In this award-winning shot by photographer Tim Berger, Hoover's David Balakeseyan eventually pins La Canada's Sean Consolo in January 2013.

Times Community News, the parent company of the Glendale News-Press, Burbank Leader and La Cañada Valley Sun, won 12 statewide journalism awards last weekend.

During a ceremony held Saturday in San Jose, the papers received the first and second place honors from the California Newspaper Publishers Association. The award categories and the awardees are:

Burbank Leader

Front Page Design (1st place) – Erik Haugli, Steve Greenberg and Eric Terrazas  

Coverage of Local Government (1st place) - Alene Tchekmedyian

Website (1st place) – Nicole Charky and Sameea Kamal

Best Writing (2nd place) - Daniel Siegal

Sports Photo (2nd place) - Roger Wilson

News Photo (2nd place) - Raul Roa

 

Glendale News-Press

Arts & Entertainment (1st place)  - Steve Appleford

Sports (1st place)  – Grant Gordon, Andrew Campa and Charles Rich

Front Page Design (1st place)  - Erik Haugli, Steve Greenberg and Eric Terrazas  

Website (1st place)  - Nicole Charky and Sameea Kamal

 

La Cañada Valley Sun

Sports Photo (1st place) - Tim Berger

Coverage of Education (2nd place) - Joe Piasecki

-- Dan Evans, dan.evans@latimes.com 

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