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A real life Mona Lisa Vito. My Inquirer article on a female mechanic.

August 19, 2015
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If you know me, you know how I love the movie “My Cousin Vinny.” While others quote more high brow fare, I’m happy with my stable of quotes like, “It’s an industry term” and “You think I’m hostile now, wait ’til you see me tonight.” (I use the later on my husband all the...

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Reflections on Katrina, 10 years later

August 9, 2015
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It’s hard to believe it’s been 10 years since the storm. I knew I’d write some sort of piece to mark the anniversary, but I was surprised at how stressful it was to actually undertake it. There was so much ground to cover and...

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Young Storytellers in The Philadelphia Inquirer

August 5, 2015
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Philadelphia’s historic district has a ton of free programming, including 10 benches where trained storytellers wait for a crowd to gather so they can share historic tales. This article marking the program’s 10th anniversary features a 7-year-old who wrote her own story to tell...

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Haverford

July 31, 2015
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Back after vacation and excited to share some of my most recent work from Haverford College’s alumni magazine. Most recently, I wrote a web only story about the college’s...

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More on the upcoming papal visit, courtesy of me and the AP

July 17, 2015
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I think I’m averaging one Pope story per week as his visit draws closer. Most recent offerings: This article is about unique places to sleep in town that weekend....

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The NAACP comes to Philly

July 12, 2015
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The NAACP is holding its 106th annual convention in Philadelphia this week, with President Obama slated to speak here on Tuesday. I spent Sunday at the Women of the...

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