WOODBURY, N.Y., February 16, 2012 – The New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Artsand Sciences today honored News 12 Long Island with 28 New York Emmy® Award nominations. The awardnominations were announced today at the studios of CUNY-TV in New York City.

“We’re proud of these nominations and the talented staff who achieved them,” said Patrick Dolan, President, News12 Networks and News 12 Long Island News Director. “This is more evidence that News 12 is delivering on ourcommitment to provide unique, state-of-the-art coverage of the communities and neighborhoods we serve.”

The 2012 Emmy® Awards will be presented on Sunday, April 1, 2012 at The Marriott Marquee Times Square inNew York City. 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 encourages the pursuit ofexcellence and promotes the highest standards of quality in television by conferring the industry’s classic and most-coveted peer-recognition symbol of distinction – the Emmy®.

Details on the News 12 Long Island New York Emmy® Award Nominations:
News Special:Search for a Serial Killer, News 12 Long Island

  • Politics/Government – Special:
    Nassau Coliseum Vote Special, News 12 Long Island
  • Public/Current/Community Affairs – News:
    New Americans, News 12 Long Island
  • Societal Concerns – Program/Feature:
    High Cost of Homelessness, News 12 Long Island
  • Entertainment News:
    The Bachelorette, News 12 Long Island
  • Feature News – Series:
    Long Island Passport, News 12 Long Island
  • Health/Science- Program Feature Segment:
    Cancer Class, News 12 Long IslandRapid Obesity, News 12 Long Island
  • Health/Science – Program/Special:
    Ride for Life, News 12 Long Island
  • Historical/Cultural – News:
    Saving the Innocents, News 12 Long Island
  • Human Interest – Feature/Segment:
    On the Job, News 12 Long Island
  • Military – Feature/Segment:
    Fighting Spirit, News 12 Long Island
  • Military – News:
    Honoring the Fallen, News 12 Long Island
    Uncommon Courage, News 12 Long Island
  • Military – Program/Special:
    Fallen Heroes 2011, News 12 Long Island
  • Sports – Series:
    Running Down a Dream, News 12 Long Island
  • Sports – Single Story:
    Field of Yes, News 12 Long Island
  • On Camera – Commentator/Editorialist:
    Bob Wolff- Point of View, News 12 Long Island
  • On Camera – Features Reporter:
    Lily Stolzberg- On the Spot, News 12 Long Island
  • On Camera – Program Host:
    Elizabeth Hashagen- Getting Down to Earth, News 12 Long Island
  • On Camera – Specialty Assignment Reporter:
    Andrew Ehinger, News 12 Long Island
  • On Camera – Sports Reporter:
    Kevin Maher, News 12 Long Island
  • Writer: News:
    Virginia Huie, News 12 Long Island
  • Writer – Program:
    Virginia Huie- Fallen Heroes, News 12 Long Island
  • Editor – News:
    Alvin Rueda Composite, News 12 Long IslandGlenn Garthwaite Composite, News 12 Long Island
  • Photography – Program:
    Search for a Serial Killer: Brian Jingeleski & Brian Endres, News 12 Long Island
  • News Promo- Image:
    Lost & Found, News 12 Long Island

News 12 Long Island
News 12 Long Island is the exclusive 24-hour local news service dedicated to covering the counties of Nassau and Suffolk.The cable exclusive service is available on the Long Island Cablevision systems. News 12 Long Island was the first local 24-hour cable television news channel of its kind to launch in the United States in 1986. Today News 12 Long Island is part ofNews 12 Networks which is the largest and most watched regional news network. News 12 Networks is owned and operated byCablevision Systems Corporation.

About News 12 Networks
News 12 Networks is the first, largest, and most watched 24-hour local television news network in the country. News 12 LongIsland, the first of its kind, launched in 1986, and today the network of 7 individual local 24-hour news channels remains a cable-exclusive service in the New York tri-state area, serving New Jersey, Connecticut, Westchester, Hudson Valley (Rockland andOrange Counties), the Bronx, and Brooklyn in addition to Long Island. News 12 Networks also includes five traffic and weatherchannels, providing constantly updated information in those two key subject areas, throughout the same coverage footprint. Inaddition to the 12 cable channels, News 12 also features the award winning, the premiere destination for local newson the web; and News 12 Interactive, channel 612 on iO TV, providing local news on-demand to Cablevision subscribers. News12 Networks is owned and operated by Cablevision Systems Corporation.

About Cablevision
Cablevision Systems Corporation is one of the nation’s leading media and telecommunications companies. In addition todelivering its Optimum-branded cable, Internet, and voice offerings throughout the New York area, the company owns and
operates cable systems serving homes in four Western states. Cablevision’s local media properties include News 12 Networks,MSG Varsity and Newsday Media Group. Cablevision also owns and operates Clearview Cinemas. Additional informationabout Cablevision is available on the Web at

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