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Bio (click to expand) Michael Fitzgerald has freelanced for nearly 10 years, writing for publications and Web sites including the Boston Globe Magazine, BNet, The Economist, Fast Company, Inc., the New York Times and Yahoo! His most recent awards were 2nd place finishes in the American Society of Journalists and Authors’ 2009 Outstanding Article awards in the Business and Technology and Trade categories. His Web site is

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Specializes in: Profiles, Government, Ethnic Issues

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Phone: 815 777 6929
Fax: 815 777 9435

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Work has previously appeared: Community Newspaper

BORN IN Chicago, Il and attended various midwest colleges. Was a precinct captain on the west side of the city. Joined the Army in 1963 and left with a rank of E-6 as an aircraft crew chief. Spent 14 years moving around the eastern us. working in the electric lighting fixture buisness. Opened my own independant contracting firm representing a number of lighting companies. Made sales calls on architects and engineers till I retired 27 years late. As a freelance reporter I write special interest articles for our local newspaper "The Galena Gazette. I have made three trips to Biloxi MS. to help and report on the Katrina disaster. In 2006 I spent 2 weeks in Israel with the IDF as a civilian volunteer. My latest articles will expand on my most recent activities.

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