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Archives of Older Work

On this page you’ll find links to older stories and series from the Post-Gazette.   This page is still under construction.

Ryan Ballou

My series about Ryan Ballou, a young man with muscular dystrophy.  Videographer Steve Mellon and I followed Ryan during his first year of college:

1. First day in the dorm is tough for any freshman, including Ryan Ballou

2. Freshman with muscular dystrophy adjusts to college life

3. Learning process: Student finds coursework a greater problem than his special needs

4. Lesson in Life: A freshman comes to terms with his demons

5. College student with disability picks himself up after tough star

Stories about a couple of local farmers

Love of the land: From pumpkins to pansies, the Reillys keep things growing beautifully

Clinton farm market mixes entertainment with seasonal produce and plants

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