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Society of Professional Journalists Award

2012 - Investigative Reporting (Non-Daily Publication)
“Exposing sex abuse in the Orthodox community."

Society of Professional Journalists Award

2011 - Reporting by Newspaper with a Circulation under 100,000
“Where’s Washington’s Letter?”

Bridgegate: David Wildstein back on stand for third day

app.com — David Wildstein plead guilty in federal court for his part in the George Washington Bridge scandal that U.S. Attorney says was used to punish Fort Lee mayor for not supporting Gov. Christie's bid for reelection.

Bridgegate trial: David Wildstein back on stand for third day

northjersey.com — David Wildstein will take the stand for the third day Tuesday as he continues his testimony in the federal trial of two former allies of Governor Christie accused of creating gridlock in Fort Lee to punish the town's mayor for not supporting Christie's 2013 re-election bid.

Christie pal knew of bridge scheme

timesunion.com — A commissioner of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey was informed of the plan to create gridlock in Fort Lee by closing access lanes to the George Washington Bridge weeks before the plot was set in action, according to the government's star witness in a federal trial.

Former Bergen County Executive an unexpected addition to Bridgegate trial drama

northjersey.com — The reputation of William "Pat" Schuber, a widely-respected commissioner of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, was dealt a blow Monday when the government's star witness at the George Washington Bridge lane closure trial testified that he told Schuber about the plot weeks before it was set in action.

Bridgegate Trial: Wildstein testimony to continue Tuesday

northjersey.com — David Wildstein will take the stand for the third day Tuesday as he continues his testimony in the federal trial of two former allies of Governor Christie accused of creating gridlock in Fort Lee to punish the town's mayor for not supporting Christie's 2013 re-election bid.

Bridgegate: Colleagues shocked by new accusations

app.com — The reputation of William "Pat" Schuber, a widely respected commissioner of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, was dealt a blow Monday when the government's star witness at the George Washington Bridge lane closure trial testified that he told Schuber about the plot weeks before it was set in action.

Bridgegate: Wildstein says he identified GWB as 'leverage point'

dailyrecord.com — The government's star witness in the political conspiracy trial of two former allies of Governor Christie, recounted on Monday how in 2011 he identified local access lanes to the George Washington Bridge as a "potential leverage point" against the mayor of Fort Lee.

Wildstein will return to stand in Bridgegate trial

courierpostonline.com — David Wildstein plead guilty in federal court for his part in the George Washington Bridge scandal that U.S. Attorney says was used to punish Fort Lee mayor for not supporting Gov. Christie's bid for reelection.

Bridgegate: David Wildstein back on the stand today

app.com — Governor Chris Christie addressed the press with the release of investigation into the GWB scandal and the resignation of longtime friend and confidant David Sampson as chairman of the NJ and NY Port Authority.

Key witness David Wildstein back on the stand today

lohud.com — Former staffers for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie who are expected on the stand in the so-called Bridgegate scandal arrive at a Newark courthouse. (Sept. 23) AP The prosecution's star witness, David Wildstein, will resume his testimony on Monday at the federal "Bridgegate" trial of two former allies of Gov.
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Sep 27, 2016

RT @dracioppi: Christie coming at 7 on @nj1015, hours after former PA exec detailed 9/11 conversation on GWB lane closures court. https://t.co/Lo6JPco1pH

Sep 27, 2016

@TMannWSJ you might want to fact check me. I've had a long day.

Sep 27, 2016

@TMannWSJ I could be mistaken, but I believe he may have moved on.

Sep 27, 2016

RT @rizzoTK: Stands by his comments from his January 2014 press conference after the scandal began

Sep 27, 2016

RT @davidvoreacos: Christie Laughed as Bridge Plot Unfolded, Star Witness Says  http://bloom.bg/2dpaE3s  via @business

Sep 27, 2016

RT @EliseOnDeadline: "There's been no evidence put forward" that I knew about bridge jams before or during, @GovChristie says in response to Wildstein testimony.


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