NORWALK, CT - News 12 Connecticut was honored by The New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences with three New York Emmy® Awards. The awards were presented on Sunday night at the 57th annual New York Emmy® Awards ceremony at The Marriott Marquis Times Square in New York City.
"We’re incredibly proud of these three New York Emmy awards,” said Tom Appleby, News 12 Connecticut News Director. “Every day we strive to deliver on our commitment to provide unique local coverage of the southwestern Connecticut communities and neighborhoods we serve, and we are honored to be recognized for that effort.”
We congratulate the following News 12 Connecticut New York Emmy® Award winners:
Entertainment: News: Not Really a Sacrifice
Feature News Report: Light: Out of Sight
On Camera Talent: Reporter - Features/Human Interest: Kristi Olds
News 12 Networks, which is comprised of seven individual local 24-hour news channels across Connecticut, New Jersey and New York, received a total of 17 New York Emmy® Awards this year.
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 of excellence 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®.
About News 12 Connecticut
News 12 Connecticut is the exclusive 24-hour local news channel dedicated to covering the southwestern Connecticut area, exclusively available on the local Cablevision cable system. News 12 Connecticut is a part of News 12 Networks, the country’s first, largest, and most watched regional news network. Launched in 1986, today the network includes seven individual local 24-hour news channels, five traffic and weather channels, the award winning news12.com, and News 12 Interactive, channel 612 on Optimum TV. News 12 Networks is owned and operated by Cablevision Systems Corporation.