Bill Ross

(The current headquarters of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News, in the former Strawbridge & Clothier building, near 9th and Market Streets in center city.  File photo by Ed Fischer)

Philadelphia Daily Newspapers Move Closer to Strike

The contract negotiations involve workers at the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Daily News, and Philly.com.

05/21/2015

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Potential Third Bidder Emerges In Inquirer Ownership Feud

The feuding owners fighting for control of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News now know more about a potential third bidder, the Newspaper Guild. It represents reporters, photographers and others.

04/16/2014

(The former headquarters of the Inquirer and Daily News.  File photo by William Thomas Cain/ Getty Images)

Philadelphia Papers Moving Forward With Layoffs, 21 Take Buy-Out Offer

Philadelphia’s newspapers are going ahead with their plan to cut the staff by ten percent. The company told the newspaper guild that 21 people took the buy-out offer by yesterday’s deadline, but it still wants to lay off 19 staffers.

03/15/2012

(The former headquarters of the Inquirer and Daily News.  File photo by William Thomas Cain/ Getty Images)

21 Accept Buyouts at Inquirer and Daily News; 19 More Workers To Be Laid Off

Meanwhile, the union that represents workers at Philadelphia’s two major daily newspapers is challenging the layoffs.

03/15/2012