My work has appeared in The Oregonian,  Forest Grove Leader, Fast, the New York Daily News, and North by Northwestern.

Stories for The Oregonian: 

ODOT, county officials, lawmakers promise funding for roundabout at Forest Grove town meeting

Forest Grove’s Jason Walker on life after losing leg in Afghanistan: ‘You take the next day, one step in front of the other’

Forest Grove City Manager Michael Sykes will stay away from Times Litho redevelopment, despite being cleared of conflict of interest

Parking tickets in Forest Grove rose between 2011 and 2013, with focus on downtown (interactive map)

Election 2014: What does the Quail Valley Golf Course annexation vote mean for Banks? (Q&A)

Art car: How a Delaware artist’s memorial to her father found its way to Gales Creek

Dream Girl Espresso closure: Neighbors, people with Forest Grove ties filed complaints to landlord

Medical marijuana: Recommendation on dispensary regulations in Hillsboro could wait until after November

Before dying, Nicole Laube reportedly told woman she was stabbed by person in ‘a dark hoodie and camo pants’

Warrenton couple dominates in inaugural Oregon cornhole championships with singles, doubles wins

Dieter-Robinson family looks back, as memorial fund in girls’ name raises more than $34,000

Two runners embrace the messy challenge of Hagg Lake Mud Run

Navy serviceman, off-duty Washington County officer rescue men from burning vehicle in crash near Gaston

The Shafters, part of the Portland Area Dart Association, find fellowship in Forest Grove by the pitcher

Enforcement questions remain, as citizens back ban on smoking and tobacco use in Forest Grove parks 

State funds for community center study ‘encouraged’ Forest Grove to sign off on ‘grand bargain’ deal

Public plaza, specialty grocer, apartments: Times-Litho committee plans for site revitalization

After two-car crash at Oregon 47 and Maple Street, Forest Grove Public Works Director Rob Foster urges speed reduction

Forest Grove Mayor Peter Truax returns home, nearly a week after motorized scooter crash

Sonrise Church group proposes a rehabilitation shelter for Forest Grove homeless

Susan Dieter-Robinson forms children’s panel to design memorial playground 

Light rail station, urban transition among goals in Forest Grove Comprehensive Plan

Washington County Interagency Gang Enforcement Team presents gang activity in Forest Grove, Cornelius

Stories for Fast Company:

Flat6Labs Accelerates Entrepreneurship in Egypt

When It Comes To Powering Electric Cars Plug-free, It’s Convenience Versus Conservation

Stories for

Breakfast of Champions

From Alexa Chung to Theophilus London, an Exclusive Look at Chanel’s Little Black Classic

As the Olympics Approach, Brigitte Lacombe’s Stunning Portraits of Arab Lady Athletes

Stories for the Medill News Service:

Watchdog groups concerned with information-sharing provision of cyber legislation

White House attempts to digitize privacy bill of rights

The League of Extraordinary Threats

Kerry: Countries must respond to Sudan, South Sudan

Intel Chair says intelligence sharing critical to cyber legislation

Security experts discuss cyberthreat legislation

Napolitano calls for private-sector collaboration at budget hearing

Shift to Pacific calls for ‘long-range’ strike plane, experts say

U.S. intelligence adapts to multiple international threats

Defense must adjust to a new strategy with budgetary management in mind

Defense ‘review’ offers insights into Obama changes, but long-term results uncertain

Stories for the New York Daily News:

Fatal Pier Pressure 

Freeze-y Does It

He sees city’s soul in its block parties

Sidewalks to New Yuck

Open season at shore

Gay and lesbian uptown Manhattan residents celebrate historic New York same sex marriage victory – I wrote the profile of Joseph Tolton, pastor of Rehboth Temple Christ Conscious Church, for this series.

Shootings in Brooklyn buck citywide trend

Stories for North by Northwestern :

Hank Skinner’s last fight

The story behind Danny Did

Roll, Tide, Roll

Amid uncertainty, Egyptian spirit prevails 


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