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Auction To Determine Sole Owner of Philadelphia Inquirer Set For Next Week

The bidding will start at $77 million. That’s the minimum figure the three-person faction led by George Norcross and his rivals, Lewis Katz and Gerry Lenfest have pledged.

05/19/2014

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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 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)

Judge May Hear Competing Auction Scenarios In Battle Over Philadelphia’s Newspapers

Bill Ross, executive director of the Newspaper Guild, which represents newsroom workers, says the “company appears to be gridlocked.”

01/13/2014

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Norcross Group Offers $29 Million Buyout to Inquirer Minority Shareholders

But Lewis Katz and Gerry Lenfest say they’re not interested in selling.

10/30/2013

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Philadelphia Newspapers’ Owner Threatens Shutdown If Unions Don’t Give Cutbacks

The owner of the Inquirer, Daily News, and philly.com says it may liquidate operations if it doesn’t reach new contracts with its labor unions by next Friday.

01/11/2013

(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

Final Sale of Phila. Newspapers Hung Up on Union Disputes

Today was the day that new owners were scheduled to take over the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News. But the immediate future of the media company remains uncertain.

08/31/2010

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