From Howie Kurtz: “Washington Monthly founder Charlie Peters is about to announce a $50,000 annual prize for what he calls “preventive journalism.” Peters’s Understanding Government Foundation, which underwrites reporting on government, will honor the best articles that expose inept officials, misguided policies or bureaucratic bungling before they lead to disastrous results.”
Niche Media Holdings, LLC is looking for Associate Editor for Capitol File.
National Geographic is looking for a Renewal Specialist.
Verizon announced in a release that as March 30, “Verizon FiOS TV subscribers in the Washington metro area will be able to tune to a new local television channel, FiOS1, a one-stop shop for local weather, traffic, news, sports and community features. FiOS1 is Verizon’s first owned-and-operated television channel in the United States, and the company expects to launch similar channels in other markets this year.”
His Extremeness Knock Knocks the Post’s new consumer-rewards program.
The Society of Professional Journalists is looking for a few good journos to be part of panel on the “Newsroom of the Future” during a conference Wednesday, March 28 at 11:30 am to noon. Volenteers? Suggestions? Drop us a line.