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Sometimes ideas for stories or crafts just pop into my head. Take this one, for instance. I was changing the freshener in my car and thought, “How can I repurpose this, make something new out of something used?” Then I noticed that the car freshener, which was round, sort of

Two years ago, I wrote a story around the holidays on how to cure annoying habits of family members (e.g. Uncle Tom’s snoring, niece Emily’s picking of her nose). It was a light, fun read, but I felt like it should have come with a disclaimer: This was not based

I love that our reporters are shooting videos to go with their stories. Each reporter has a Flip cam, and they often shoot and edit videos that accompany those produced by our professional photographers. When I started out in this business years ago, the idea of reporters shooting videos would

Two recent additions to Buffy’s World include the “Something About” series and Tweet Moments. “Something About…” feature introduces some of the local peeps who work and play in the wonderful world of social media. You’ll find them on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Linkedin and a screenful of other social media platforms.

It’s not often but sometimes you get a note that makes your day. Yesterday, for instance, I got a note from the Prowler Staff at Central York High School thanking me for my recent visit. While there, I talked to the student journalists about the importance of social media in