editor Michael Lewis earned second place honors in the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards.

The story took second in the sports feature’s digital division.

Writing for, Lewis wrote about Real Jersey goalkeeper Aaron Lefkowitz’s not for profit organization to help seniors – Real Jersey Goalkeeper Creates Not-For-Profit as Boost to Senior Community.

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Kimberlee Bongard of earned first-place honors for her story “Central Regional Wrestler Continues Family Legacy At Lakewood HS.”

Award ceremonies were held at the Bernard Kilgore Center in Princeton, N.J. on Saturday, Nov. 12.