Canadian Magazine Industry News
7 May 2012,     HALIFAX, NS
Magazines take home honours from Atlantic Journalism Awards
The gala for the Atlantic Journalism Awards was held on Saturday, and here's who accepted awards in magazine categories:

Atlantic magazine best cover gold went to Atlantic Business Magazine — St. John's, NL — The Rise of Generation Plus — March 2011. The silver finalists in this category were East Coast Living — Halifax, NS — Back to Life — Winter 2011; Halifax Magazine — Halifax, NS — Going to the Big Leagues — October 2011.

For best profile in an Atlantic magazine, the gold winner was Jack MacAndrewSaltscapes Magazine —  Bedford, NS — Snowbird by Birth. The silver finalists in this category were: Alec Bruce Atlantic Business Magazine — St. John's, NL — The Beautiful Dreaming of Wadih Fares. Jessica Burns — Halifax Magazine — Halifax, NS — Brain Candy.

For arts and entertainment reporting (in any medium), the gold winner was Rob AntleAtlantic Business Magazine — St. John's, NL — Stage Fright. The silver finalists in this category were: Jacques Poitras/Christina HarnettCBC Maritime Magazine — Fredericton, NB — Fourteen Angels; Marty KlinkenbergTelegraph-Journal — St. John, NB John Richardson.

The best Atlantic magazine article gold winner was Carol MoreiraNova Scotia Open to the World — Halifax, NS — A Place to Think. The silver finalists in the category were Jon TattrieHalifax Magazine — Halifax, NS — Justice Delayed; Sara JewellSaltscapes Magazine — Bedford, NS — The Circle of Life.

The Lifetime Achievement Award went to the late Graham W. Dennis, owner and publisher of The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, NS.

For a full list of all 28 category winners, click here.
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