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Bridget Shirvell

New York
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  travel, social media, sustainable food, local food movement, food producers, food and agriculture policy, small business, ecotravel

Writing about food, travel for @MarthaStewart, @EdibleManhattan @PureWow + more. Social @CivilEats. Golden Retriever Wrangler. Old House Lover.

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Bridget Shirvell is a Long Island based multimedia journalist reporting on a variety of issues including environmental issues, food, travel, local politics and small businesses.

She has written articles for national magazines and newspapers, including La Cucina Italiana, Condé Nast Traveler’s Th...

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Nov 21, 2017

Biology. Chemistry. Physics. It’s all there on your plate. 

Nov 21, 2017

Starbucks is being criticized for its holiday cups. Again. 

Nov 21, 2017

White House aides said the reason for the president’s surprise intervention isn’t complicated: He simply likes elephants.

Nov 20, 2017

“It’s genuinely shocking how much of every dollar that goes to the M.T.A. is spent on expenses that have nothing to do with running the subway,”

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, but just to play around with one.

What's your favorite social network?

At the moment Instagram, but my favorite really depends on the day.

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?

Yes, I started off as a general reporter and after two years became the editor.


Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month

Each month, the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce highlights a member business deserving of special recognition.

Connecticut Agricultural Journalism Award

2011 - Online Journalism
The Awards recognize excellence in reporting on agricultural issues published or broadcast in the state during the previous calendar year.