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Thu., Jul. 7, 2016
Westhampton Board Meets and Bores Citizens
By Jack O'Dwyer

William GlassThe Westhampton Beach board had its inaugural meeting July 5, inflicting nearly two hours of bureaucratic motions and legalese on 30 residents before letting any of them speak.

Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Jun. 29, 2016
DC PR Shop Credited with Brexit Campaign Win
By Editorial Staff
gerry gunsterLeave.EU, a key organizer of the UK campaign to leave the European Union, praised the work of Washington-based Goddard Gunster on campaign and issues management strategy.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Jun. 28, 2016
Trump Tabs Communications Director
By Editorial Staff
Jason MillerDonald Trump's presidential bid has tapped political ad maven Jason Miller as communications director.
Category: Public Affairs
Fri., Jun. 24, 2016
Johnson Helms Washington Media Group
By Editorial Staff
robert johnsonWashington Media Group, the D.C.-based crisis shop, has brought in Bush administration alum Robert Johnson as president to manage the firm.
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Jun. 23, 2016
SKDKnick Adds Levine in NY
By Editorial Staff
samantha levineDirector of communications for the Children's Defense Fund - NY moves to SKDKnickerbocker as a senior VP in its public affairs unit.
Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Jun. 22, 2016
Brunswick Chair, WPP Chief Against 'Brexit'
By Editorial Staff
Alan ParkerAlan Parker, chairman of Brunswick Group, and Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, are among more than 1,200 business leaders who signed a last-minute letter backing the campaign to keep the UK in the European Union.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Jun. 21, 2016
Agency Vet Ullyot Handles GOP Convention PR
By Editorial Staff
john ullyotJohn Ullyot, a corporate, agency and political PR advisor, has been named communications director for the Republican National Convention in Cleveland next month.
Category: Public Affairs
Mon., Jun. 20, 2016
Journalists, Governments Ignore Radiation Health Threats
By Jack O'Dwyer

Westhamtpon meetingEfforts by ex-Canadian Army Captain Jerry Flynn to interest international and U.S. investigative reporters in the health threats of Wi-Fi have failed so far. Resistance is high at local levels, this reporter has also found. (1 reader comment)

Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Jun. 16, 2016
Westhampton Library Board Ducks Wi-Fi, Election, Eruv Issues
By Jack O'Dwyer

Sabina TragerThe Westhampton, N.Y. library board met last night and declined to take up three issues—the unsafe levels of pulsed micro-wave radiation in the library, the demand that the board be elected and not appointed, and the signing of an agreement with  the East End Eruv Assn. by Westhampton Beach.

Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Jun. 16, 2016
APCO Drafts Scandling from Ogilvy
By Editorial Staff
dan scandlingDan Scandling, senior VP of public affairs at Ogilvy PR, has moved to APCO Worldwide in a senior PA role.
Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Jun. 15, 2016
Westhampton Library Board Faces Hostile Residents
By Jack O'Dwyer

maria mooreThe Westhampton Library Board faces a hostile audience tonight since a record 162 voted to reject its budget May 17. Board president Tom Moore, whose resignation has been demanded, is husband of Mayor Maria Moore, up for re-election Friday.

Category: Public Affairs
Mon., Jun. 13, 2016
New York Governors Trashed Constitution to Please Hasidim
By Jack O'Dwyer

orange countyNew York Governors Mario Cuomo and George Pataki trashed the Constitution to please the powerful, bloc-voting Hasidim that had taken over the town of Kiryas Joel just north of New York City, says a new book.

Category: Public Affairs
Fri., Jun. 10, 2016
Etre Helps Trial Lawyers Hit Trump
By Editorial Staff
American College of Trial LawyersThe American College of Trial Lawyers is working with Etre Communications as it pushes back against verbal attacks on the federal judge handling a fraud case against president candidate Donald Trump's former school.
Category: Public Affairs
Fri., Jun. 10, 2016
SH Press Hails End of Eruv Dispute; Others Disagree
By Jack O'Dwyer

Southampton Press - Eruv Settlement Approved in Westhampton BeachThe Southampton Press said June 9 that Westhampton Beach’s settlement with the East End Eruv Assn. “ends” the lawsuits but lawyers said it can be invalidated because of flaws.

Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Jun. 8, 2016
Top Levick, Dutko Exec to Prosper Group
By Editorial Staff
mark irionMark Irion, former president of Levick and CEO of Dutko Worldwide, has joined M&A consulting firm Prosper Group in Washington as a senior advisor.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Jun. 7, 2016
Westhampton Lawyer Signs Flawed, Concealed Eruv Deal
By Jack O'Dwyer

ConstitutionWesthampton Beach outside counsel Brian Sokoloff has signed a deal with the East End Eruv Assn. allegedly giving it permanent permission to put Jewish religious symbols on 46 telephone poles on public property.

Category: Public Affairs
Mon., Jun. 6, 2016
The Age of Trump and the Death of PR
By Fraser Seitel
fraser seitelIf candidate Trump becomes President Trump, the days of the trusted public relations advisor may be numbered. (2 reader comments)
Category: Public Affairs
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Tue., Aug. 23
Sponsors Dump Lochte; Mom had Tipped Press
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Tue., Aug. 23
Keillor Retires with Crisis Averted
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Mon., Aug. 22
Brazil, Olympics Officials and Media Savage Lochte; Accuser Is Accused
By Jack O'Dwyer

Mon., Aug. 22
It's Time to Show Some Respect for Our Flag
By Bill Huey

Fri., Aug. 19
Donald Trump's 'Apology'
By Arthur Solomon

Thu., Aug. 18
What Roger Ailes Should Tell Trump
By Fraser Seitel

Thu., Aug. 18
What PR Can Learn From This Election Cycle
By Wendy Glavin

Tue., Aug. 16
The Commonality Of PR People And Donald Trump
By Arthur Solomon

Fri., Aug. 12
Business Lessons Learned from Rio Olympics
By Ronn Torossian

Thu., Aug. 11
New York Times Decries “Vanishing” Jury Trials
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Mon., Aug. 8
“Branded” Media Content Fights Facebook (and Loses)
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