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Some sort of attachment with Temple University could be in the works. But nonprofit law could throw up a number of obstacles to making that happen.
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With over 200,000 followers on Facebook and a tireless work ethic, the only question is where Justin Auciello will take Jersey Shore Hurricane News next.
The author of “Rebuilding the News: Metropolitan Journalism in the Digital Age” talks about what he saw in Philadelphia as the business came tumbling down. Joshua Benton
For interested buyers looking at the numbers of Tribune newspapers, one bright spot will stand out: the price.
In this excerpt from his new book Rebuilding the News, he uses the Philadelphia media ecosystem as a lens on what’s happened to local journalism since 2000. C.W. Anderson
A new wave of financial optimism is hitting some corners of the newspaper industry. But there’s still plenty of reason to hesitate.
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“My opinion is that there needs to be a website that really is exclusively the province of the Inquirer, that people who want Inquirer content and Inquirer judgment have a place where they can go.”
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