Reporter for @vprnet. Public records enthusiast. RT=look at this. News tips: tdobbs(at)vpr(dot)net

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Biography

I'm a 2013 graduate of Northeastern University school of journalism specializing in digital journalism. What's the next big thing for journalism? Whatever it is, it's not coming in the morning paper.

Always hunting for new stories and newer ways to report them.

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@taylordobbs — 6,021 followers, 43,510 tweets

Sep 24, 2017

Just finished this game. Amazing as usual, and handily proves that female leads in games don't have to be sexualized to be awesome. https://t.co/SXDvhU3DPk

Sep 23, 2017

OH in downtown #BTV: "nice longboard bro" "Hey you too bud" They're back.

Sep 21, 2017

RT @WCAX_Priscilla: More blue-green algae in #VT, this time in #StAlbans Bay. We're live at 5 with details. Thank goodness you can't sm…

Sep 21, 2017

@SamGaleRosen @paulheintz @BrandondelPozo @OneNorthAvenue I can't tell if I have mixed feelings about Twitter or if Twitter exposes a part of humanity that gives me mixed feelings about that.

Sep 21, 2017

@BrandondelPozo @OneNorthAvenue When it comes to budgeting for ubiquitous stickers, I think I'm in a bit of a glass house.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Web editor for The Huntington News, Northeastern's student paper.

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

Twitter, iPhone, Canon Rebel T1i, Notepad and Pen, Voice Recorder, Microsoft Excel, Aperture, Photoshop

What advice can you offer to aspiring journalists?

Always check it out. You'll never beat the competition if you wait to start reporting something until after you know it's a big deal.