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Cablevision's Newsday Media Group encompasses a full spectrum of media products that provide readers with the information they need when, where and how they need it while offering advertisers a wide range of marketing opportunities.

The Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper Newsday is the centerpiece of this extensive array of complementary print and online products. Founded on Long Island in 1940 by Alicia Patterson, daughter of New York Daily News publisher Joseph Medill Patterson, Newsday began as a small suburban newspaper. Since then, its locally focused, world-class journalism has become a deeply rooted, trusted and important part of the lives of Long Islanders, making Newsday one of the largest and most successful newspapers in the country. Every week, the paper reaches 70 percent of adults on Long Island with news, information and advertising that is useful and relevant to the local region.

Meanwhile, is fully integrated with its newsprint counterpart, offering users comprehensive up-to-the-minute information enhanced with multimedia, interactivity, archives and locally-focused features.

The region's go-to destination for area entertainment and activities, Newsday and also partner with Cablevision's MSG Varsity to provide complete, multi-platform coverage of local high school sports and activities, including event highlights, game results and student profiles.

Additional Newsday Media Group publications and interactive properties include amNewYork, a leading free newspaper distributed Monday through Friday in Manhattan and surrounding boroughs. Launched in 2003, the daily targets a large segment of New Yorkers looking for a quick, complete read of city news and events during their morning commute. provides online users additional features and functionality, including a database of things to do in and around New York City.

Newsday Media Group's Star Community Publishing is the Northeast's largest producer of shopper publications, with editions distributed weekly throughout Long Island and Queens.

Unique in identity and purpose, Newsday Media Group's products share common goals and values which include providing readers with trusted and relevant information and presenting advertisers with effective and affordable marketing solutions.

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