Adam Reinherz, David Rullo and Toby Tabachnick are finalists for this year’s Golden Quill Awards, an annual competition sponsored by the Press Club of Western Pennsylvania that recognizes professional excellence in journalism.
Winners will be announced during the annual Golden Quills dinner on Sept. 28, 2021, at the Rivers Casino.
Reinherz is a finalist in the following categories: News Feature (“South Oakland Corner Dedicated to Late Holocaust Survivor”); History/Culture (“Rabbi’s Pandemic Edicts Saves Lives During Cholera Crisis of 1831”); Education (“Leslie Frischman’s Sidewalk Math Equals Neighborhood Fun”); Sports (“Clear the Way for the Goldmans Because They’re Not Slowing Down”); and Profile (“COVID Nurse Shares Observations From New York City”).
Rullo is a finalist for: Traditional Feature (“Tuesdays With Jon and Helen,” “Late Checkout: Rabbi and Family Wait Out Pandemic 2,400 Miles From Home”); Arts/Entertainment (“‘Hello Darkness, My Old Friend’ Recounts Friendship Between Author and Art Garfunkel”); and Lifestyle (“Community Adapts Jewish Rituals During Coronavirus Crisis”).
Tabachnick is a finalist for: News Feature (“Two Years Later, Wounded Victims of Synagogue Shooting Staying Strong”); Profile (“Downtown Rabbi Weathers Pandemic With a Little Help From His Friends”); and Columns/Blogs (“Not Moving on But Moving Forward,” “Moving Beyond Our Differences to See the Bigger Picture,” and,“The Unique Challenges and Opportunities of Being a 2020 Grad”). PJC
— Toby Tabachnick