September 2002 Press Club board minutes

Minutes of Peninsula Press Club Board of Directors annual meeting Sept. 3, 2002, at the San Mateo County Times. In attendance were: John Kane, Darryl Compton, Jack Russell, Michelle Carter, Ed Remitz, Dave Price, John Horgan and Aimee Lewis. The meeting was called to order at 11:05 a.m. Jon Mays arrived late at 11:25 a.m. The minutes of the Aug. 6, 2002 meeting, with one change regarding a proposed slate of 2002-03 club officers, were approved 7-0. The treasurer’s report

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San Francisco and Peninsula press clubs in talks

PPC, SF Press Club in talks The Peninsula Press Club Board of Directors met with members of the San Francisco Press Club on July 2 to discuss options for SF club, whose history dates back to 1888. Dick Alexander and Larry Matthews of the SF Press Club said that about 80 percent of their members are non-journalists who joined to enjoy the privileges of the private club. For instance, SF Press Club members can stay free or at reduced rates

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2002 Peninsula Press Club awards

FOSTER CITY — Bay Area print journalists, photographers, radio and television personnel and public relations professionals were presented with 134 awards of excellence in 58 categories at the Peninsula Press Club’s 25th annual Professional Journalism Awards dinner here tonight. The Peninsula Press Club’s annual Professional Journalism Awards Competition dinner was held at the Crown Plaza Hotel. The winners were selected from 437 entries from media professionals in the 11 Greater Bay Area counties. Competition was for work done in 2001. Entries

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High school journalism awards announced

Eastside Preparatory High School in East Palo Alto took top honors in the 2001-2002 Peninsula High School Journalism Awards Competition sponsored by the Peninsula Press Club and Hillsdale Shopping Center. Eastside, advised by teacher Angela Buenning, won 10 awards including first-place in the General Excellence category. Capuchino High School in San Bruno and Mills High School in Millbrae each took six awards. Sports Photo:Honorable Mention: Aaron Gandhi, Capuchino2. Joanna Leon, Eastside 1. Elizabeth Elias, Eastside Feature Photo:HM. Chris Eden, Capuchino2.

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