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    Clips of the Week

    By Jere Hester | Last updated on Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 5:04 pm
    Check out some of our latest links – including Camilo Gomez’s story about a horse-drawn carriage driver that made Brian Lehrer’s TV show.

    Check out some of our latest links – including Camilo Gomez’s story about a horse-drawn carriage driver, which made Brian Lehrer’s TV show.

    Check out some holiday-season goodies from our reporters:

    •Camilo Gomez’s audio slideshow profile of a horse-drawn carriage driver was played on Brian Lehrer’s TV show. (The segment starts at about 14:15.)

    •Rosie Goldensohn looked at city childcare issues for Brooklyn Bureau. Toby Salinger examined Vito Lopez’s mixed legacy.

    •Elly Yu’s report on a Rikers Island detainee’s testimony against two allegedly abusive correction officers made WNYC.

    •Kiratiana Freelon’s story about a mobile food pantry found a home in the Daily News.

    •Erin Brodwin’s explanatory video for The Why? Files on how touchscreens work also was posted by TED-Ed.

    •Amanda Woods wrote about the continuing fight for restored access to police reports for The Nabe. Rebecca Bratek, Daniel Lewis, Audrey McGlinchy and Chinwe Oniah also filed posts in recent days.

    •Julius Motal interviewed Neil deGrasse Tyson about the intersection of the cosmos and photography for The Phoblographer.

    •Scott Klocksin’s story about safety improvements along Ocean Parkway made the Home Reporter.

    •Craig Giammona wrote about Hess’ shrink-to-grow strategy for Fortune.

    •Jeanette Moses put together a roundup of New Year’s Eve concerts for SPIN.

    •Sophia Rosenbaum contributed to this NBC News story about unclaimed lottery winnings.

    • Gabriella Iannetta’s story about a ticket blitz against Bronx merchants made the Mott Haven Herald. Jenna O’Donnell wrote about a crumbling bulkhead along the Hudson River.

    •Gwynne Hogan reported on hardships faced by some Bushwick tenants for Voices of NY. Antonia Massa interviewed China Press editor I-Der Jeng.

    •Natalie Abruzzo’s story about a Cronut controversy made our News Service. Brianne Barry reported on a push for pet adoptions. Jonathan Moffie covered an early visit by Santa.

    •Matt Surrusco wrote about African refugees in Israel for The Daily Beast.

    A couple offerings from our Alumni Corner:

    •Claudia Bracholdt wrote about a German Christmas tradition for Unmapped magazine.

    •Danny Massey covered South Africa’s farewell to Nelson Mandela for Newsweek.

    Congrats to all – and keep ‘em coming in 2014!

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