2009 Sunshine State Award Winners Announced
The South Florida Society of Professional Journalists recognized the deserving winners of its 2009 Sunshine State Awards during a ceremony tonight at the Art & Culture Center of Hollywood in Hollywood, Florida. The Sunshine State Awards honor excellence in journalism in the state of Florida. This year marked the 15th anniversary of the awards. Congratulations to all of this year's winners, including the winners of the prestigious James Batten Award for Public Service: Jack Dolan, Matthew Haggman, and Rob Barry of The Miami Herald. Find out the names of the other winners here.
2009 Sunshine State Awards Finalists Announced
The results are in. The South Florida Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists has released the list of finalists for its 2009 Sunshine State Awards, which honor excellence in journalism in the state of Florida. To review the list of finalists, go to