Mark Block

(Photo illustration by Ed Fischer)

Philadelphia Daily Newspapers Switching To Smaller Newsprint Size

The Inquirer and Daily News will shrink by about four inches, from 48 inches wide (unfolded) to 44 inches, this fall.


The Onion

Print Editions Of ‘The Onion’ No Longer Available In Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a little less funny these days. Print editions of the satirical newspaper “The Onion” are no longer available here.



Teamsters Protest ‘Journalistic Integrity’ At Philadelphia Papers

The Teamsters who work at Philadelphia’s two big newspapers claim management is unfairly meddling with their colleagues in the newsroom, and the potential sale of the company.


(The current headquarters of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News, on North Broad Street.  The newspaper operations are moving to 8th and Market Streets this coming June.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Sure It’s For Sale, Says Philadelphia Newspaper Company Owner — But…

“PMN is owned by a group of hedge funds and investment banks, and because of that ownership division, PMN is always up for sale,” a spokesman for Philadelphia Media Network tells KYW Newsradio.


Stigall Show Log 10.26.11

Chris reviews the media coverage of the strange ad released by the Herman Cain campaign. He talks to Comedian Tom Papa about his upcoming performances at Helium and to Upper Darby Police Superintendant Mike Chitwood about the bobcat that wasn’t roaming around Drexel Hill yesterday.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/26/2011

Android Tablet

Android Tablet Installed With Inquirer And Daily News On The Way

The parent company of Philadelphia’s two big newspapers is finalizing plans to sell deeply discounted Android tablet computers to customers who agree to buy a bundle of applications with it.