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National Photo Editor, Hearst Newspapers Online

Chris Preovolos likes eating and he likes bocce. He is also the national photo editor for Hearst Newspapers online.

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Chris Preovolos likes eating and he likes bocce. He is also the national photo editor for Hearst Newspapers online.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Photojournalist at the Advocate in Stamford, Conn.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Heck yeah, we had them in typing class at school a Vallejo Middle School. Never in actual, real life though.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Paparazzo from La Docle Vita.

Before the fires: Arnold Genthe's Chinatown

sfgate.com — There are very few photographs of San Francisco's Chinatown before the earthquake and fires of 1906. This makes the work of Arnold Genthe, a German-born American photographer, all the more special. Genthe began photographing life in Chinatown in 1896 and continued his work there until 1911 when he moved to New York City.

150 years ago Thursday, the Civil War ended with a handshake

seattlepi.com — So read a dispatch from an Associated Press correspondent on April 9, 1865 after witnessing Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrender to the Union's General Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox. Thus ended the bloodiest war the United States has ever waged, a war which divided the nation and ultimately lead to the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

Resident campaigns to have 'nightmare' statue of Lucille Ball removed

sfgate.com — A 400-pound bronze Lucille Ball is making news around the globe faster than you can say "Vitameatavegamin." The statue was commissioned by two local residents in the western New York village of Celoron, who wanted to honor the legendary comedienne in the town where she was raised, but now a Facebook group formed three years ago calling for the statue's replacement is gaining international attention with articles in the U.K.'s Daily Mail and elsewhere.

Bay Area, I know you. I know how much you love to complain about... Photo-photo.106624

New ‘Daily Show’ host Trevor Noah is in Twitter trouble

blog.timesunion.com — South African comedian Trevor Noah was named Jon Stewart's successor for Comedy Central's wildly popular Daily Show on Monday, naturally the Internet collectively asked "who in the hell is Trevor Noah?" That's when it all broke loose. Yes, Twitter users dug up some of Noah's old tweets on things like Israel and other third-rail issues like stereotyping female body types.

New ‘Daily Show’ host Trevor Noah is in Twitter trouble

blog.timesunion.com — South African comedian Trevor Noah was named Jon Stewart's successor for Comedy Central's wildly popular Daily Show on Monday, naturally the Internet collectively asked "who in the hell is Trevor Noah?" That's when it all broke loose. Yes, Twitter users dug up some of Noah's old tweets on things like, Israel: Almost bumped a Jewish kid crossing the road.

FIAT’s new commercial is set in… Vallejo?

blog.sfgate.com — FIAT's entire marketing campaign for the new 500 hatch is that is tiny, cool and Italian. None of these words are descriptors I would apply to Vallejo, despite the fact that I am a third-generation Vallejoan and drive, well, a red FIAT 500 Turbo. Yet somehow, Mare Island, Vallejo's f

American flag baby photos sparks online controversy

blog.timesunion.com — When Virginia-based professional photographer Vanessa Hicks was hired to make a series of patriotic-themed photos of a naval officer's new son, she had no idea what she was getting herself into.

Loyal shoppers give terminally ill Costco employee a vacation

blog.timesunion.com — Arlie Smith is pretty a popular employee at Costco in Danville, California. Diagnosed with a kidney cancer that has spread to his bones, doctors have said he may only have two and a half years to live, but a group of loyal Costco shoppers is watching out for him.

Reports: Slipknot guitarist Mick Thompson stabbed in head by brother

blog.timesunion.com — Slipknot guitarist Mick Thompson has allegedly been stabbed in the head by his brother Wednesday, reports Billboard.com. Thompson, a longtime member of the Iowa-based heavy metal band, was injured in his home in Clive, Iowa, the music website said, adding that according to police both parties involved appeared to have been drinking.
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Apr 11, 2015

Any tips on doing nine NY strips at once without a grill. Couple of roasting pans? Sear ahead?

Apr 09, 2015

RT @DanCohenWREX: What's left of Grubsteakers Restaurant after tonight's tornado. 12 trapped in the basement, all safely rescued. pic.twitter.com/0YxVLtYukH

Apr 09, 2015

@TeyIsSwagg Hi, did you take this photo? Can we use it on Hearst Newspaper websites?



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