(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 Agree To Contract Extension, But Strike Could Still Be Coming

The Newspaper Guild of Greater Philadelphia says they have agreed to an extension of their current contract with and the city’s two biggest newspapers as negotiations on a new contract continue.


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Tractor-Trailer Hauling Newspapers Overturns In King Of Prussia

A tractor-trailer hauling newspapers overturned early Thursday morning, blocking a well-traveled ramp in Montgomery County.


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Stigall Outraged That Easter Holiday Didn’t Make The Newspapers

Monday morning on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, Chris Stigall objected to some major metropolitan newspapers not covering Easter on their front pages yesterday.


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Study: As Technology Advances, Americans Increasingly Relying On Multiple Sources For News

According to a summary of the study, the findings suggest “some long-held beliefs about people relying on just a few primary sources for news are now obsolete.”


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Stigall Takes The Star-Ledger To Task For Retracting Endorsement Of Gov. Christie

Chris Stigall criticized the Newark Star-Ledger for apologizing for its endorsement of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie prior to his re-election last fall on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT Monday morning.


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Judge Denies Attempt To Remove Inquirer Publisher

A judge had denied an attempt to remove the publisher of the Philadelphia Inquirer by one faction in the owners’ group struggle at the media company.


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Judge Orders Inquirer Owners’ Dispute To Be Heard In Philadelphila

After squaring off in the boardroom, slinging lawsuits back and forth, and making an offer to buy the other guys out, the dispute between the owners of the Inquirer will remain in Philadelphia.


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Analysis: Consequences Of A World Without Newspapers

These are tough times for newspapers and nowhere is the survival battle being fought harder than in Philadelphia.


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Many New Jersey Newspapers Suspend Delivery Of Print Papers, Will Publish Online

Several New Jersey newspapers have suspended delivery of their Tuesday print editions due to the lingering superstorm that’s caused massive flooding and power outages, but the newspapers will be published online.


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Harrisburg Loses Its Daily Paper As ‘Patriot-News’ Goes To 3 Days a Week

Pennsylvania’s capital city will soon join the ranks of other cities that no longer have a daily newspaper.


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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.


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

Layoffs Enter The Picture Amidst Turmoil At Philadelphia Papers

Amid the reports the papers are for sale again, comes word of more turmoil at the company that operates the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News. Layoffs have entered the picture.


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Pennsylvania Lawmakers Debate Effectiveness Of Legal Notices In Newspapers

Pennsylvania lawmakers are again taking up the issue of whether to eliminate the mandate that legal notices be placed in newspapers.


Stigall Show Log 5.20.11

5:40 President Obama will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu following his Middle Eastern policy speech yesterday. 6:12 Newspaper publishers are testifying in Harrisburg to keep public notices to be required to be placed […]

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/20/2011

Analysis: The Future Of Philadelphia’s Two Dailies

Greg Osberg, the new publisher of the Daily News and Inquirer has launched digital editions of the two papers; changed the layouts and is convinced that two dailies can survive in Philadelphia.