Edible Cleveland nabs top journalism awards

Congratulations to all the Edible Cleveland contributors who were honored for their work during the 39th annual All Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards!

Photography: Studio Photography. First Place. “Love Your Mother.” Spring 2016. Melissa McClelland and Clarissa Westmeyer


Photography: Portrait/Personality Photography, First Place. “Bee Cool.” Summer 2016. Shane Wynn.


Photography: Photo Journalism, First Place. “Where We Cook | A Photo Essay of Everyday Kitchens.” Laura Watilo Blake, Matthew Connors, Karin McKenna, Molly Nook, Clarissa Westmeyer, and Shane Wynn. Winter 2016/17. The judges’ comments: “Fantastic photos showing unvarnished home kitchens. Full of heart and life. This is real photography. Beautiful.”

Reviews/Criticism, Single Essay, Second Place. “Living in Holland.” Spring 2016. Kathy Ames Carr and Laura Watilo Blake.

The event was held on Friday, June 2, at the House of Blues in downtown Cleveland. The Press Club of Cleveland received a record number of entries —more than 900 from across the state.
The entries are judged from Press Club members throughout the US, including New Orleans, western Pennsylvania, Los Angeles, Idaho, Milwaukee, San Francisco, San Diego, Syracuse, and Arizona.
For a full list of winners, visit PressClubCleveland.com.