Rachel Luna+Paul Penzella+Jim Steinberg+Jessica Keating

From left, Rachel Luna, Paul Penzella, Jim Steinberg and Jessica Keating.

Posted: 04/16/14, 4:48 PM PDT |

Four Los Angeles News Group staff members were honored with two prestigious Sigma Delta Chi awards Wednesday for excellence in journalism.

Jessica Keating, Rachel Luna, Paul Penzella and Jim Steinberg were among 85 winners chosen from a field of more than 1,800 entries in print, broadcast and online journalism. The awards are given by the national Society for Professional Journalists.

Keating was honored for her editorial writing, in the daily circulation category of under 100,000 copies, for “Beyond Bankruptcy,” her ongoing coverage of the aftermath of the city of San Bernardino’s bankruptcy. Earlier this spring, Keating won a Best in the West award for her editorial coverage of the subject.

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