York Press Awards 2002
A total of 164 newspapers submitted of 3,214 entries, which were
judged by the Massachusetts Press association in Saratoga Springs,
New York on April 6th and 7th of this year. The Villager, the paper
of Ground Zero, Lower Manhattan, won several awards.
1st Place spot news photography for coverage of
9-11-01, as well as other events of that day.
"Unforgettable images of a day one will always remember.
the destruction and terror of that day. Great Job!"
Concerning The Villager Newspaper over-all
"The Villager's all-around in-depth coverage of the events
of Sept. 11 and in the weeks and months following the tragedy is
clearly outstanding. The Photography and tenor of the coverage is
intelligent, emotional and compelling. This is a publication that
heard and then reported the horrific cries of its community."