Urban CNY Wins “Best Column Non – Daily Newspaper” at the 33rd Annual Syracuse Press Club Awards

More than 200 people gathered at Drumlins Country Club in Syracuse for the Syracuse Press Club’s 33rd Annual Scholarship and Professional Recognition Awards Dinner.

There were journalists from as far north as Watertown and as far south as Binghamton who participated in the 2010 awards contest, and attended Saturday evening’s dinner.

Ken Jackson is publisher and editor of Urban CNY and contributing writer for City Eagle. with his column called “Urban CNY.”

On Saturday May 7th Jackson earned the following awards: 1st Place Non-Daily Column “The Hall Monitor” Urban CNY, 2nd Place Internet Web Blog urbancny.com

Jackson has been awarded multiple times for professional awards including Best Column, New York Press Association 2004 Best Column in City Eagle. Syracuse Press Club Professional Recognition Awards including: 2005 Best Non-Daily Column, City Eagle; 2006 Second Place Web Site urbancny.com, 2006 Second Place Non-Daily Column, Urban CNY News; 2007 Second Place Internet Public Service, urbancny.com, 2007 Second Place Internet Blog urbancny.com; 2008 First Place Non-Daily Column, Urban
CNY; 2008 Second Place Internet Public Service. 2009 First Place Internet News Blog, urbancny.com, “Ken’s Blog”; 2009 Second Place Non- Daily Column, City Eagle.