The Inquirer has won major awards in two New Jersey press contests.
David M Warren was named photographer of the year in the New Jersey Press Photographers Association's 2010 Clip Contest.
Awards from the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists were:
Photography, feature: Sharon Gekoski-Kimmel, "A Portrait of Hunger."
Feature writing: Mike Newall, "A little bit of South Philly at the Shore."
Business writing: Suzette Parmley, "Tip for A.C.: Conventions are a winner"
Newspaper column: Monica Yant Kinney, "N.J.'s cowardly adieu to same-sex 'I Do' "
Media-affiliated blog: Amy Rosenberg, "Jersey Shore."
Feature writing: Tom Avril, "Physics with fizz."
Business writing: Chelsea Conaboy, "Thousands languishing in foreclosure 'limbo land.' "
Editorial writing: Josh Gohlke, "Easy come, E-ZPass."
State and regional news: George Anastasia, "From star FBI witness to ostracism."
Sports reporting: Phil Anastasia, "The best high school coach in America?"