Yes, there are jobs! is looking for entrepreneurial, professionally-trained journalists who will help to launch and maintain local news websites in North Central Connecticut, including in the Mass. border towns of Enfield, Suffield and Stafford.

These full-time online journalism jobs involve daily writing and reporting, photography, videoography, editing and managing freelancers. In return, Patch offers local editors competitive salaries, full health benefits, 401K and paid vacations. All editors, work remotely from home and directly from the communities we are charged with serving. Patch also provides all the newest digital tools, including a laptop computer, mobile phone and digital camera.

If you’re interested, please contact:

Marie K. Shanahan
Regional Editor, Central Connecticut

About journalismprof

Steve joined the journalism faculty at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in August 2007 and has been working to incorporate multimedia across the curriculum. Since arriving at UMass, Steve has developed three courses modeled after his multimedia journalism course. The courses allow students to work in teams in a newsroom-like environment where they work on packages -- using video, audio and photos to tell stories. He is also working with students on developing, a news Web site staffed completely by students. Steve has more than 25 years of experience as an editor and reporter for print and online publications, including 10 as an editor at He also edits part-time for with the NFL and college football network.
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