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About davidlmacaulaymedia

I am an award winning, experienced journalist who has worked on national and local newspapers for more than 20 years in the United Kingdom and the United States. I am a blogger, a photographer and a legal marketer. I run a freelance writing and legal marketing agency.

The Value of Online Listings and Review Sites to Small Businesses

Remember the distant days when we flicked through the text-heavy pages of a phone book to find a plumber or a vet? As evidenced by the uncollected and unloved piles of these books that we sometimes see left in the … Continue reading

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Miracle Baby Learns of Her Birth 40 Years On

Woman learns of her miracle birth when her mother died in 1957 bus crash (Left)The bus that left the road and rolled down a hill, killing Milagros… October 20, 2010|By David Macaulay, dmacaulay@dailypress.com | 247-7838 HAMPTON — Milagros Abad always … Continue reading

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From Repression to Hope : Portsmouth Teacher Returns Home to Albania with New Mission

By David Macaulay (The Currents section of the Virginian-Pilot, October 2012) By the winter of 1978, Klementina Shahini had lost hope. She was 19, and  every day she was forced to report to a “special place” at 6 a.m. and … Continue reading

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Food Lion Hero Gets His Life Back on Track

By David Macaulay The Daily Press, February 16, 2012 Kelvin White sometimes gets uncomfortable when strangers approach him on the street. But that is not nearly as bad as the dreams he has almost nightly of people out to kill … Continue reading

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Kate Winslet talks about Iris Murdoch

INTERVIEW WITH KATE WINSLET JAN 9, 2002 – THE EASTERN DAILY PRESS By David Macaulay It is an idyllic day in Southwold, Suffolk. The young Iris Murdoch runs down to the chilly sea hand-in-hand with the love of her life, … Continue reading

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Harbor Square – A deal that cost Hampton taxpayers millions

Daily Press Watchdog report, Feb 19, 2012 By David Macaulay The owners of a run-down apartment complex in Hampton faced possible default on a loan before the city bought the property and paid off the debt. Tipped off about serious … Continue reading

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A Case for Curbing Eminent Domain?

By David Macaulay, The Daily Press, Jan. 3, 2012 For years, Frank Ottofaro has railed against Hampton for its purchase of his property at what is now the Power Plant development. His voice may finally be heard. Frank Ottofaro’s distinctive … Continue reading

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