Tag Archives: Blogging

Reporter’s new blog helps her keep track of Digital Ninja School progress

West Hartford News reporter Kathleen Schassler recently set up a new blog, available here, to help her keep track of her Digital Ninja School progress. Kathleen has hit all the major requirements and electives so far for the video belt, … Continue reading

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Register reporter’s blog has the word on Connecticut authors

New Haven Register reporter Sandi Shelton loves books. She’s written seven of them herself. Who better to write about the multitude of talented authors in Connecticut? But she also knows how challenging it is for those authors to spread the … Continue reading

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The ring of social media and sharing the story

Brian McCready has shown that his “Milford Matters” blog does not stand alone. While Brian uses the blog to share news, and works to interact with the community through the blog, he has shown spreading what he and others have to share … Continue reading

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New reporter works to get ‘Scoop’ in shoreline blog

Reporter Cecelia Martinez, who joined the staff March 19, wasted little time in working to connect with the communities she covers, Guilford and Madison. She’s already launched a beat blog, called Register Shoreline Scoop, and is using it to reach … Continue reading

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A bow to free speech on a community blog

As journalists we are trained to be observers. This quite often means we watch, we ask, we record, we write. Much of the time, this means keeping our opinions to ourselves. But sometimes our thoughts on our observations do have … Continue reading

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Bringing a slice of life to life: Sometimes 5 seconds is all it takes

Brian McCready practically said it all with the headline on his blog post: “Duck, duck geese.” In Milford, the city Brian covers, the water fowl have a large presence. While this flock of feathered residents might not require a lot … Continue reading

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A reporter’s tips on how to fit blogging into your work routine

Establishing a set time each day to devote to it is among the tips that New Haven Register reporter Luther Turmelle offers in a guest post at the paper’s community engagement blog, “Your Open Newsroom.” Turmelle is the author of … Continue reading

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