The owners of The Tampa Tribune have sold the newspaper and its related publications to the Tampa Bay Times. The transaction gives readers and advertisers in the Tampa Bay region a locally owned newspaper on solid financial footing. View video and read column by Paul Tash.More
The Republican and Democratic conventions will attract a lot of reader interest this year – and SNPA has arranged a special deal with FedNet that gives its members access to complete video coverage with a 15 percent discount.MORE
Make spring a success with a trio of top-quality, reasonably priced special sections from GateHouse Media's Center for News and Design.MORE
Presteligence has announced that KPC Media Group in Kendallville, Ind., has purchased NewsXtreme to replace its existing workflow software. KPC Media Group owns and operates several daily and weekly publications in Northeastern Indiana.MORE
Paxton Media Group has acquired the 14,700-circulation daily Elkhart (Ind.) Truth from the Dille family.MORE
Newscycle modernizes operations at Celtic Media Group with new publishing platforms to optimize its digital revenue market share and meet aggressive production goals.MORE
In many places in this business, the central question these days is: How can we drive revenue from new sources, so we can keep supporting the functions of journalism that are critical to a free society.
Steve Gray says: "To an extent, I buy that. But there's also something seriously misguided about it."MORE
New Media Investment Group Inc. has acquired Journal Multimedia for $18.0 million. Headquartered in Harrisburg, Penn., Journal Multimedia Inc. is a multi-title publishing, events, media and data company that developes efficient, profitable and easily replicable models for the generation of revenue across media platforms.MORE
Evening Post Publishing Newspaper Group has purchased the Free Times newspaper from Resorts Media LLC, the companies announced Monday, May 2.MORE
The Wilson Times has launched a new website, using Creative Circle Media Solutions' most recent CMS upgrades, which allow editors to easily design landing pages to better reflect the news.
Publisher Morgan Dickerman said: “We’ve been working on the site for many months and hope our readers will find it easy to navigate and informative." He hopes the site will help readers stay abreast of what’s going on in the community and serve as a complement to the print edition.MORE
For the next school year, November 2016 through February 2017, sitesALIVE! is offering Ocean Challenge Live! – a free, live, interactive, NIE program for print and online, connecting NIE constituencies to Vendee Globe 2016, a solo, round-the-world, non-stop sailing voyage. (See explanatory PDF).MORE
The Times Publishing Company, which produces the largest newspaper in the southeast United States – the Tampa Bay Times – has sold its downtown St. Petersburg headquarters to 490 First Avenue Owner LLC, a joint venture of Convergent Capital Partners and Denholtz Associates.
The sale price was $19 million. With a 15-year lease, the Times will remain a tenant and occupy nearly half the building, which will still bear the newspaper's name.More
When Monday's Pulitzer Prize winners were announced, the small market Sun newspapers emerged from the giants to capture a first place for Editorial Writing.
The Sun newspapers, which cover Charlotte and Sarasota counties, beat out the New York Times, Boston Globe and other industry leaders for Editorial Writing in its coverage of the state prison system and the aftermath of guards killing inmate Matthew Walker at the Charlotte Correctional Institution south of Punta Gorda.
This column, written by David Dunn-Rankin, president of Sun Coast Media Group, honors both the newspaper's staff and the mission that his father set for the papers.More
The Associated Press won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service based on its international investigation of the fishing industry in Southeast Asia that freed more than 2,000 slaves and traced the seafood they caught to supermarkets and pet food providers across the U.S.More