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Senior Digital Editor
Colleen Kelleher is an award-winning journalist who has been with WTOP since 1996.
Kelleher joined WTOP as a radio writer/editor and made the move to WTOP.com in
Now she works early mornings as the site's Senior Digital Editor.
Kelleher has worked at CNN and USA Today. At CNN, she wrote news for the TV
network's national and international newscasts. At USA Today, she wrote radio news
for ABC affiliates across the nation.
Her radio career includes anchoring and reporting news in all-news, news-talk and
music formats. She anchored and reported news for WIBX, an all-news station in
upstate New York and for Winston-Salem, N.C.'s news-talk station, WSJS. Kelleher's
career path includes working at radio stations in Western Maryland (WHAG/WQCM), on
Maryland's Eastern Shore (WCTD) and in Delaware (WGMD and WYUS). In Greensboro,
N.C., she also worked as a traffic reporter for Greensboro Traffic Patrol and as
assignment editor for WFMY-TV.
Kelleher's career includes reporting for both daily and weekly newspapers in
Maryland and Delaware and work as a public relations account executive in
She holds a master's degree from American University and a bachelor's from Loyola
University in Baltimore.
You can email Colleen at firstname.lastname@example.org
Alexandria, Va. police are interested in talking with a man
arrested in West Virginia.
Friday - 03/14/2014, 05:40pm EDT
A driver and a passenger are dead after a crash that Fairfax County police believe involved alcohol and speeding in Merrifield, Va.
Monday - 02/03/2014, 12:43pm EST
Police have identified the body of a woman found on a golf course in Anne Arundel County on Jan. 22.
Wednesday - 01/22/2014, 06:48pm EST
A 74-year-old man died after being struck by a car in Springfield Sunday, Jan. 19, according to the Fairfax County Police Department.
Wednesday - 01/22/2014, 10:14am EST
About 1.7 million pounds of Kraft products are being recalled because they contain soy and it's not disclosed on the labels.
Monday - 01/20/2014, 09:06am EST
Pepco is out with a warning for its customers: Scammers are sending out fake utility bills, posing as third-party suppliers.
Friday - 01/17/2014, 08:34am EST
A street-by-street survey of D.C.'s gas pipes last winter found 5,893 natural gas leaks.
Thursday - 01/16/2014, 08:43am EST
Here are some tips, if you plan to regift.
Thursday - 12/19/2013, 12:08pm EST
Fairfax County communities and Alexandria have something to celebrate. They've made a top 10 list for the best cities in Virginia.
Thursday - 12/05/2013, 10:36am EST
A new report finds that talk therapy sessions could help fight depression -- without anti-depressant drugs.
Tuesday - 11/19/2013, 10:39am EST
His friends call him "Big Tone," and Tony Picard could be the biggest running back in the nation, according to the Indian Country Today Media Network.
Monday - 11/18/2013, 10:26am EST
A masked suspect shot an off-duty D.C. fire captain in during an attempted robbery in Southeast Saturday afternoon, police say.
Sunday - 11/17/2013, 12:59pm EST
An Olney, Md. man died early Sunday after he drove his Nissan Altima the wrong way on Interstate 95 and collided with tractor-trailer hauling 40,000 pounds of meat.
Sunday - 11/17/2013, 10:17am EST
A Fairfax County judge sentenced Julio Miguel Blanco Garcia of Falls Church, Va., to 49 years for the first-degree murder of college student Vanessa Pham, 19, of Vienna, Va.
Friday - 11/15/2013, 03:39pm EST
As many as 140 million people are expected to shop between Thanksgiving Thursday and the Sunday after Thanksgiving.
Friday - 11/15/2013, 01:40pm EST
Metro riders experienced yet another morning of delays Thursday.
Thursday - 11/14/2013, 10:11am EST
Lululemon founder Chip Wilson has apologized -- sort of -- for the
comments he made to Bloomberg TV that the quality of the company's yoga pants were
not to blame for pilling and ripping seams, but that women's rubbing thighs contributed.
Wednesday - 11/13/2013, 11:37am EST
The flights will go to four or JetBlue's five nonstop locations: Boston; Fort Lauderdale; Orlando; and Tampa.
Tuesday - 11/12/2013, 02:14pm EST
Get ready for much colder air to hit the region and for the possibility of a few snowflakes Tuesday.
Tuesday - 11/12/2013, 11:41am EST
It's not just what you don't do at work that can get you fired. Some of the things you might think are acceptable actually aren't.
Wednesday - 11/06/2013, 10:46am EST