Photos: News-Review celebrates its ‘People of the Year’ winners

02/15/2012 5:00 PM |

Recipients of the 2011 People of the Year awards from the Riverhead News-Review were honored during a reception at our Mattituck office last week.

In case you missed the announcement of the winners last month, here are links to the stories about each of the honorees and photos from last week’s ceremony.

Overall People of the Year: Amy Davidson and Laurie Nigro

2011 Business People of the Year: Dennis McDermott and Kayleigh & Tahir Baig

2011 Civic Person of the Year: Nancy Swett

2011 Public Servant of the Year: George “Gio” Woodson

2011 Educator of the Year: Jim Schaefer

TIM KELLY PHOTO | From left: Amy Davidson and Laurie Nigro, News-Review's People of the Year; Nancy Swett, Civic Person of the Year; Kayleigh Van Vliet Baig and Tahir Baig, who shared the Business People of the Year award with Dennis McDermott (not pictured); and George "Gio" Woodson, Public Servant of the Year. Not pictured: Educator of the Year Jim Schaefer.


TIM KELLY PHOTO | The Riverhead Project owner Dennis McDermott, one of the News-Review's Business People of the Year.