Help Wanted: Reston Now Needs Freelance Writers

RestonNow Reston Now is looking for some freelance help covering the community.

What we need is someone with new media skills who also understands news and issues that affect Reston.


  • Must have news writing experience and experience with content management systems (WordPress a plus)
  • Must have basic photography skills and a camera (or at least a good camera phone)
  • Be available flexible hours for some evening and weekend assignments
  • Have access to a car
  • Ideally, live in or very near Reston and be familiar with Reston businesses, issues, locations and Reston Association
  • Be able to work quickly and meet deadlines
  • Pay is competitive and by the post.

If this is you, send your resume, writing sample(s) and three story ideas to Reston Now editor Karen Goff at [email protected].

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