Crain’s New York named best paper, website
by Chris Roush
A story on its website states, “‘It’s hard to get better than that—being named both the best local business newspaper and best local business website in the country,’ said Crain’s Editor Glenn Coleman. ‘It’s a testament to our newsroom’s talents.’
“Crain’s New York won five more gold honors in the contest: Best Editorial (on behind-closed-doors dealmaking in Albany); Best Body of Work by a Single Reporter (for Wall Street stories by Aaron Elstein); Best Use of Photography/Illustration; Best Special Section Design (for the 2011 ’40 Under 40′ feature package) and Best Overall Design.
“Two silver honors were awarded to Barbara Benson for Best Online Scoop and Best Investigative Reporting, for stories on Peninsula Hospital’s bankruptcy. Ms. Benson’s and Gale Scott’s Crain’s Health Pulse newsletter also won silver for Best Industry-Specific E-newsletter.”
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