Category Archives: Columns

Using social media to cover ‘Extreme Makeover’

I first heard about Brian Keefer at the dentist office where his aunt worked. I was there for a six-month checkup, and Mel shared Brian’s story with me. She told me how he was president of the gymnastics club at … Continue reading

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E-edition, apps bring the latest stories to your mobile device

Hubs surprised me with a 25th anniversary trip to Key West. Yeah, I know. Got married when I was 10. One of the best things about the trip — well, besides the awesome seaplane adventure to the Dry Tortugas, seeing … Continue reading

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10 things I’ve learned from social media

I’m not an expert in social media. Yes, I juggle numerous Facebook and Twitter accounts. Yes, I maintain two blogs. And, yes, social media is as much a part of my life as getting up in the morning and going … Continue reading

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The digital age isn’t so bad

Here is my newspaper column for this week: …………. I did something I’d never thought I do – I read an e-book on my iPad. You know how I love new media, but somehow reading a digital book felt dirty, … Continue reading

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So many new ways to connect with readers

Here’s my column that appears in the York Sunday News today. When I go to a party and meet someone new, the conversation eventually turns to our jobs. I tell them about being a newspaper editor and the various social … Continue reading

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In case you missed this…

Here’s my column that ran in the York Sunday News recently. Enjoy.

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