AAN News

Southeast Alt-Weeklies Win Green Eyeshade Awards

Miami New Times, Jackson Free Press and The Memphis Flyer each received first-place Green Eyeshade awards from the SPJ southeastern division. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  06-19-2012  12:20 pm  |  Honors & Achievements

AAN Names 2012 Next Generation Professional Fund Recipients

The fund provides grants of up to $500 as well as free admission to the AAN Convention in Detroit. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  05-15-2012  4:00 pm  |  Association News

Two Alt-Weekly Writers Are Livingston Award Finalists

Former Pacific Northwest Inlander reporter Nicholas Deshais and Miami New Times writer Gus Garcia-Roberts are finalists for the prestigious Livingston Award. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  05-02-2012  5:03 pm  |  Honors & Achievements

Three Alts Are National Sigma Delta Chi Winnersnew

Independent Weekly, Miami New Times, and New Times Broward-Palm Beach were named winners of the Society of Professional Journalists' 2011 Sigma Delta Chi Awards.
Society of Professional Journalists  |  04-11-2012  11:35 am  |  Honors & Achievements

How I Got That Story: The Drug-Induced Downfall of Hip-Hop Producer Scott Storch

Miami New Times reporter Gus Garcia-Roberts discusses his 2011 AltWeekly Award winning feature story, "Blow Hard," a harrowing account of hip-hop producer Scott Storch's drug-induced downfall, told mostly through the eyes of his mother and grandfather. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  08-16-2011  2:55 pm  |  Honors & Achievements

Green Eyeshade Awards Honor 3 Alt-Weekliesnew

Miami New Times, The Memphis Flyer and Jackson Free Press took several awards during the recent Green Eyeshade Awards.
Green Eyeshade Awards  |  07-06-2011  4:23 pm  |  Honors & Achievements

Cleveland Scene and Miami New Times Team Up To Donate LeBron Jerseys to Homelessnew

The two alt-weeklies are taking their donated items to South Beach.
Cleveland Scene  |  09-28-2010  5:25 pm  |  Industry News

Alt-Weekly Writers Pick Up Several Food Journalism Awardsnew

Gus Garcia-Roberts (Miami New Times) and Hanna Raskin (Mountain Xpress) both snagged first place honors.
Association of Food Journalists  |  09-08-2010  10:36 am  |  Honors & Achievements