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Publisher Of 2 Philadelphia Newspapers Steps Down

The publisher and CEO of Philadelphia’s two biggest newspapers is stepping down.

05/11/2012

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Papers’ New Owners Welcome Familiar Face Back To Inquirer

Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Bill Marimow was unceremoniously yanked as executive editor when hedge funds took control of the papers a year and a half ago, but two days after local investors bought the paper, Marimow was rehired for his old job.

04/05/2012

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Philadelphia Newspapers May Trade Hands Monday

Philadelphia’s two largest newspapers could trade hands Monday for the fifth time in six years.

03/30/2012

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More Layoffs Likely As Value Of Philadelphia’s News Dailies Plummets

Senior managers who run the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News envision cutting even more jobs, to cut payroll and clear the deck for potential new owners.

03/27/2012

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Black Journalists Say Layoffs at Philadelphia Newspapers are Reducing Diversity

Chris Murray of the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists says he understands that the union contract requires the last hired to be laid off first, but he thinks some adjustments are needed.

03/21/2012

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Philadelphia Newspaper Staffers Weigh Job Buyouts Ahead of Layoffs

Wednesday was the deadline for employees of Philadelphia’s two major daily newspapers to decide whether to resign in exchange for a buyout payment.

03/14/2012

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Secret Bidding Under Way For Sale of Philadelphia’s Daily Newspapers

The sale is being conducted with the kind of secrecy normally reserved for a national security event.

03/06/2012

Former Pa. Governor Discusses Possible Involvement In Buying The Philadelphia Media Network

Former Governor Ed Rendell talked to WPHT-AM Monday about his possible involvement in buying the Philadelphia Media Network, which includes the Inquirer and the Daily News.

02/20/2012

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

Rendell Urging Local Investors To Bid For Company That Owns Inquirer And Daily News

Former Governor Rendell’s connections may bring in local investors to potentially bid for the company that owns the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News.

02/04/2012

(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.

01/30/2012

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

Report: ‘Inquirer’, ‘Daily News’ Shopping For New Owner

The ‘New York Post’ reported over the weekend that the owner, Philadelphia Media Network, is already meeting with potential buyers.

01/30/2012

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‘Daily News’ Sportswriter Bill Conlin Retires Amid Child Molestation Allegations

Hall of Fame sports columnist Bill Conlin, of the Daily News, retired abruptly Tuesday, after learning that the Philadelphia Inquirer was publishing a story containing allegations that he abused four children, including his niece, in the 1970′s.

12/21/2011

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Philadelphia Court Upholds Gag Order In Tacony ‘Basement of Horror’ Case

Judge Sheila Woods-Skipper has upheld a Municipal Court judge’s ruling that bars attorneys, defendants, witnesses, victims, and some minors from commenting on the case against Linda Weston and three other defendants.

11/18/2011

(File photo of the Inquirer building. The future former home of The Inquirer, Daily News, and Philly.com.  Credit: William Thomas Cain / Getty Images)

Inquirer And Daily News To Move From Iconic Building To Another

Philadelphia Media Network is moving from 400 North Broad to the former Strawbridge’s building.

11/15/2011

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Philadelphia Media Network Shows Off Inquirer & Daily News Android Tablet

The publisher of the Inquirer and Daily News hope to attract new subscribers who aren’t used to having ink-stained fingers every morning.

09/12/2011

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