Contributors

Charlene Giannetti

Charlene Giannetti, editor of Woman Around Town, is the recipient of six awards from the New York Press Club for articles that have appeared on the website. A graduate of Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Charlene began her career working for a newspaper in Pennsylvania, then wrote for several publications in Washington, covering environment and energy policy. In New York, she was an editor at Business Week magazine and her articles have appeared in many newspapers and magazines including the New York Times. She is the author of 11 non-fiction books, eight for parents of young adolescents written with Margaret Sagarese, including "The Roller-Coaster Years," "Cliques," and "Boy Crazy." She and Margaret have been keynote speakers at many events and have appeared on the Today Show, CBS Morning, FOX News, CNN, MSNBC, NPR, and many others. Charlene divides her time between homes in Manhattan and Alexandria, Virginia. Her new book is "Parenting in a Social Media World."

Posts by Charlene Giannetti:

Todd Chrisley’s Rules of Parenting, Thursday, March 20th, 2014

The Fleecing of Young America –
Wake Up! College Debt Is Your Problem, Too
, Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

The Girl with a Clock for a Heart
A Brilliant Debut for Peter Swanson
, Monday, March 17th, 2014

Sally Armstrong: Uprising- A New Day Is Dawning
For Every Mother’s Daughter
, Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Bethlehem – When the Conflict Hits Too Close to Home, Friday, March 7th, 2014

Selfies – A Boost to Self Promotion and Self Esteem, Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

True Acting in True Detective, Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

Going for the Gold, Saturday, March 1st, 2014