2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Special Section ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Sacramento News & Review (SN&R)
    Entry Title: Dessert issue
    Entry Credit: Steph Rodriguez, Staff
    Judge Comment: This has all the elements of a great special section from layout that pops, graphics that entice the reader, stories that were descriptive and ads that correspond with the theme. #1.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Beach Reporter
    Entry Title: Kindness: Your South Bay guide to good deeds
    Entry Credit: Paul Kryczko, Lisa Jacobs, Michael Hixon, David Rosenfeld
    Judge Comment: Great cover, love the design and the stories were amazing! Nice job!
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Barbara Independent
    Entry Title: Active Aging
    Entry Credit: Santa Barbara Independent Staff
    Judge Comment: Great use of photos and content, the graphics were great and on point. Nicely done!
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Monterey County Weekly
    Entry Title: Summer Activities Guide 2018
    Entry Credit: Monterey County Weekly Staff
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Sonoma County Gazette
    Entry Title: 15th Annual Sonoma County Gardener's Resource Guide
    Entry Credit: Vesta Copestakes
    Judge Comment: None