I started at The Vindicator on Aug. 24 and these are the highlights from my most recent clips as of Jan. 15.
You can visit the paper’s site at www.vindy.com. Follow their Twitter account @Vindicator.
Bucking the Trend Jan. 15, 2011
Hunting remains popular in the Valley, but the tradition could change for Ohio this season.
Race to the Top Canfield Schools , Jan. 7, 2011
Teachers in a local district warm up to Race to the Top amid concerns about changes to teacher evaluations.
Preserving Ohio school buildings , Dec. 5, 2010
A look at historic school buildings in the state that have been abandoned by their school districts.
Mission of Love helps answer couple’s prayer , Dec. 3, 2010
A local nonprofit puts an addition on the home of a man who was paralyzed in an accident a few years ago.
Sleep tight? Not when bedbugs bite, Oct. 24, 2010
I wrote about the increase in bedbug infestations in Youngstown and went along with local exterminators on a home treatment session. So far, I don’t have any bedbugs myself…
Kindling a spark for reading Oct. 2, 2010
A local elementary school started using e-readers for the first time and I wrote about the class. I love the quote from the first boy.
Real-estate agent’s funeral, Sept. 29, 2010
I covered the funeral of Vivian Martin, a local real-estate agent who was found murdered in a burning home she was showing.
Back-to-school shopping, Aug. 28, 2010
A story about increased sales around Youngstown as predicted by a national survey.