News 12 Connecticut Earns a New England Emmy Award

(Norwalk, CT, May 9, 2004)News 12 Connecticut was honored by The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences with an Emmy Award for Outstanding Same-Day Editing at the 28th Annual Boston/New England Emmy Awards Ceremony in Boston on May 7th, 2005.

News 12 Connecticut Videographer, Frank Bruce earned an Emmy in the category of Same Day Editing, for his work on three feature stories: "Every Radio Has a Story," "Soldiers' Commute," and "Flu Line."

"We take great pride in the work of our photographer/editors. This award is a clear indication that the effort that goes into our video coverage is recognized by our peers. As we have seen for some time now, Frank Bruce excels behind the camera and in the edit booth." said Tom Appleby, News 12 Connecticut News Director and Anchor.

The coveted Emmy Awards are given by The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences to honor the advancements of creative, artistic, educational and technical achievements within the television industry.

News 12 Connecticut is a 24-hour regional news service reaching approximately 200,000 homes in southwestern Connecticut on the Cablevision cable system.

News 12 Connecticut is part of News 12 Networks, the country's first, largest, and most watched 24-hour local television news network. The Network is made up of 5 individual local news channels serving the areas of Long Island, New Jersey, Southwestern Connecticut, Westchester County, and the Bronx. News 12 Networks is a cable exclusive service, reaching approximately 3.3 million households in the New York market. News 12 Networks is owned and operated by Cablevision Systems Corporation. Cablevision is one of the nation's leading entertainment and telecommunications companies. Its cable television operations serve 3 million households located in the New York metropolitan area. Cablevision owns a controlling interest and operates Madison Square Garden and its sports teams including the Knicks and Rangers. The company also operates New York's famed Radio City Music Hall and owns and operates Clearview Cinemas in the New York metropolitan area.

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