'We Will Miss Him': Media Mogul, Philanthropist H.F. 'Gerry' Lenfest Dies At 88Over the years, Lenfest and his wife built a legacy largely due to their generosity. They gifted over $1.3 billion to more than 1,100 organizations.
Philadelphia Newspapers Donated To Newly Created NonprofitThe owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia Daily News and their website has announced he has donated the news organizations to a newly created nonprofit institute.
Philadelphia Daily Newspapers Inch Closer to Possible StrikeMembers of the Newspaper Guild of Greater Philadelphia, representing about 445 workers, have authorized the union's executive board, by a vote of 263-15, to begin strike preparations.
A Long Oversight Corrected: Philadelphia To Get An Official Veterans' Day ParadeNoted Philadelphia philanthropist Gerry Lenfest, who once served on US Navy destroyers in the Korean War, says it's almost hard to believe, in this city of firsts, that we don't have an official Veterans' Day parade.
Tree at Future American Revolution Museum Dedicated to Visionary FounderThe tree was dedicated to the founding father of the museum, philanthropist Gerry Lenfest (at left in photo).
Lenfest Now Sole Owner of Philadelphia's Two Daily NewspapersLenfest says he respects Drew Katz's decision to sell the Katz family interest in the company just 18 days after the sudden loss of his father, Lewis.
Son of Lewis Katz Says He's Selling His Share of Newspapers to Gerry LenfestThe newsrooms inside the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News continue to reverberate with yet new revelations about upheaval in the ownership of the media company.
Gerry Lenfest Reacts To Tragic Death Of Lewis KatzReacting to the death of his partner and Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz, Gerry Lenfest says the world lost a special man.
Lenfest-Katz Group Wins Ownership Auction For Philadelphia NewspapersA faction of co-owners led by Lewis Katz and Gerry Lenfest agreed to pay $88 million for control of the parent company that owns the Philadelphia "Inquirer" and "Daily News."
Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily News Up For Auction A closed-door auction is scheduled Tuesday to determine the future of Philadelphia's two largest newspapers.
Auction To Determine Sole Owner of Philadelphia Inquirer Set For Next WeekThe 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.
Rival Owners Of Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily News Pledge $77M Bids KYW's Steve Tawa reports the feuding owners now jousting in a Delaware courtroom pledge to buy the other guys out.