Lewis Katz’s death has hit Philadelphia’s daily newspapers especially hard. His victory in Tuesday’s auction for ownership was seen as a boost for high journalistic standards. His loss is felt both personally and professionally.
Lewis Katz, a self-made man who built his fortune in New York parking lots, billboards and cable TV, and went on to buy the NBA’s New Jersey Nets, NHL’s New Jersey Devils and The Philadelphia Inquirer, died in a weekend plane crash. He was 72.
Former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell said Sunday that Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz invited him on the doomed flight that crashed, killing seven.
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.
In a two-week span, publisher Bob Hall fired editor Bill Marimow, two co-owners filed a lawsuit seeking to re-instate Marimow and fire Hall, and another owner filed a counter-suit.
An electrical problem is to blame for a delay in the printing and delivery of today’s Inquirer and Daily News.
Who was your favorite teacher? Let the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News know during Teacher Appreciation Week.
It’s just two days until the New Year. So, what are the trends to look for in 2013?
A writer who interviewed Andy Reid says there was a chance the team could have traded Michael Vick.
The editor of the website for Philadelphia’s two main newspapers is leaving to work at the NBC affiliate in the nation’s capital.
Articles written in 1982 have some very critical words about Joe Paterno.
KYW’s Matt Leon spoke with Daily News Sixers beat writer Bob Cooney, and Tom Moore of Philly Burbs.com about the Sixers offseason and what to look for in their summer league action.
A landmark on the Philadelphia skyline undergoes a major, if invisible, change, beginning this evening. The ‘Inquirer’ and ‘Daily News’ building, a white tower four blocks north of City Hall, has a new owner and the papers are moving out.
The Phillies are back at .500, and have Cliff Lee on the mound tonight against the Dodgers.
A rail engineer unloading newspaper print rolls was crushed Friday morning.