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Donna Capodelupo

Freelance Editor & Writer

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Location:Boston North, Massachusetts, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/donnacapodelupo
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2 Skills
$35
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I am, therefore I write. And edit. And design pages, blog, manage social media, manage web content ...

Proudest career accomplishment: Member of Pulitzer Prize-winning newsroom team.

Strongest skills: Proofreading, editing (content and copy), writing.

Experience: 30 years. Reporter, editor, page designer, production supervisor, blogger, pr and marketing strategy planner, web content manager, social media manager.

Traits: Reliable, quick, dependable, collaborative, patient.

Skills, talents: Knowledge of AP style, grammar, punctuation, spelling, usage, syntax; familiarity with InCopy, InDesign, Quark, Lotus Notes, Microsoft Office/Word; jargon-free writing; headlines/captions; sound news judgment.

Some samples of my work:

COPY EDITING

These are among the stories that I copy edited and for which I wrote headlines that helped The Eagle-Tribune win the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news. During this time, I was the lead copy editor and day-side production editor at the newspaper.
http://www.pulitzer.org/works/2003-Breaking-News-Reporting

JOURNALISTIC/ARTICLE WRITING
http://www.wickedlocal.com/newburyport/archive/x798868984/If-youre-happy-and-you-know-it-youre-probably-wrong

http://www.wickedlocal.com/northandover/features/x1587957838/Scholarship-honors-dad-who-lost-life-on-Sept-11#axzz22aQjUXmP

http://www.wickedlocal.com/georgetown/news/police_and_fire/x1439480388/Georgetown-housing-board-member-sentenced-to-prison-for-3rd-DUI#axzz22aQjUXmP

http://www.wickedlocal.com/northandover/features/x1381732828/Shock-sadness-greet-North-Andover-teens-*******?photo=0#axzz22aQjUXmP

http://www.wickedlocal.com/northandover/features/x888169444/Merrimack-Valley-shakeup#axzz22aQjUXmP

BLOG WRITING:
http://www.examiner.com/article/veterinarian-turned-author-visits-andover-with-new-book

http://www.wickedlocal.com/georgetown/blogs/shorelines/x1412421282/Help-Georgetown-family-Blow-Away-diabetes

OPINION/COLUMN WRITING
http://www.hgazette.com/opinion/x1723397945/Im-Just-Saying-by-Donna-Capodelupo-Were-born-again-every-school-year

http://www.hgazette.com/opinion/x1358987082/Im-Just-Saying-a-column-by-Gazette-Editor-Donna-Capodelupo-Almost-like-a-dad/print
Skills (2) Rating
Editing
Writing