Leslie Streeter

Freelance Article Writer & Blog Writer

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Location:West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/lesliestreeter
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Leslie Gray Streeter
1410 S. Federal Hwy
Apt. 309
Lake Worth, FL 33460
Lesliegraystreeter@gmail.com
Tel: 561-543-3701

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EXPERIENCE
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10/2002 - Present
Palm Beach Post West Palm Beach, FL

Lifestyle/Pop culture columnist and reporter
Writing various reviews and columns on features, lifestyle, movies, CDs, concerts and other entertainment genres; conducting and writing celebrity profiles and interviews; maintaining a regularly updated pop culture blog; writing live Web feeds and pop culture news stories; doing frequent television and radio appearances related to national and local entertainment

12/1994 - 9/2002
York Dispatch/Sunday News York, PA

Staff writer
Began as general assignment news reporter covering police, government, community and breaking news; eventually assumed responsibilities as a film critic and entertainment/features reporter

7/1993 - 11/1994
Miami Times Weekly Miami,

Staff writer/reporter
Wrote community news for weekly newspaper; wrote first-person features column

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EDUCATION
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1993 Print Journalism
Bachelors of Science - University of Maryland College of Journalism, College Park, MD

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AWARDS
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2008: Best Palm Beach Post Reporter (Readers Poll), Broward-Palm Beach New Times
2006: Best Arts/Entertainment Criticism, Best of Cox
2006: Second Place, Arts/Entertainment Commentary, Division 2, American Association of Sunday/Features Editors
2003: Third Place, Arts/Entertainment Commentary, Divisions 1 and 2, American Association of Sunday/Features Editors
2001: Second Place, Special or Feature Column on One Subject, National Headliner Awards
2000: First Place, Arts/Entertainment Commentary, Division 1, American Association of Sunday/Features Editors

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PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
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2002-present: Palm Beach Association of Black Journalists
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Blog Writing