Metro Newspapers Wins Awards [1996]

At the July 27 awards dinner for the California Newspaper Publishers Association Better Newspapers Contest, Metro Newspapers writers, designers and editors picked up the following laurels.


First Place, Best Editorial Cartoon: Steven DeCinzo for his Oct. 5, 1995, cartoon on the O.J. Simpson verdict ("The LAPD Beatings," showing police getting hit by O.J. jurors)

Second Place, Best Writing: J. Douglas Allen Taylor's essay for the Nov. 9, 1995, Literary Quarterly on reading in the post-multimedia world.