“I am very proud of the achievements by the professionals on our team who were honored by the Academy,” said Pat Dolan, President of News 12 Networks. "This recognition acknowledges our daily effort to produce quality journalism and to serve our audiences with local news they can’t get anywhere else."
News 12 Connecticut received the following New York Emmy® awards:
Spot News Story: Sauce on the Run; Kimber Crandall, Joselito A. Rivera
Arts-News: The Game; Joe Connors
On Camera Talent-Sports Reporter: Damian Andrew Composite
Sports Coverage-Single Story: Dirt Dixie; Matthew Cyr, Kevin Jacobsen
News 12 Long Island received the following New York Emmy® awards:
Writer: news: Virginia Huie Composite
Sports Coverage - Series: Ironman Inspiration;
News 12 Westchester received the following New York Emmy® award:
News 12 Brooklyn received the following New York Emmy® award:
The New York Emmy® Awards recognize outstanding achievements in television, originally broadcast or cablecast in New York or Northern New Jersey. The New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, founded in 1955, is the preeminent membership organization serving the television industry. NY NATAS fosters creativity and inspires excellence through the renowned EMMY® Award, the most prestigious honor and most coveted peer-recognition symbol of distinction in television.
News 12 Networks is proud to be a cable exclusive service, currently reaching nearly 3.8 million households in the New York market. News 12 Networks is the country's first, largest, and most watched 24-hour local television news network. The Network is made up of 7 individual local news channels serving the areas of Long Island, New Jersey, Southwestern Connecticut, Westchester County, the Hudson Valley, Brooklyn, and the Bronx. News 12 Networks is owned and operated by Cablevision Systems Corporation.
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Cablevision Systems Corporation is one of the nation's leading telecommunications, media and entertainment companies. In addition to its Optimum-branded cable, Internet, and voice offerings, the company owns and operates News 12 Networks, MSG Varsity and Newsday Media Group. Cablevision's assets also include Rainbow Media Holdings LLC and its programming and entertainment businesses, AMC, IFC, Sundance Channel, WE tv and IFC Entertainment, as well as Clearview Cinemas. Additional information about Cablevision is available on the Web at www.cablevision.com.