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The database run by the Internet Archive is collecting ads in 20 markets across eight states.
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We talked to its new crop of board members: “My experience in the area of philanthropy is that if you are addressing important issues, have good ideas, and can show results, people and organizations are willing to support you.”
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Sixty-two percent of Hispanic-American adults are bilingual, and as more young people come to prefer reading in English, the paper is being forced to adapt.
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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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The site stopped daily publication in November, but founder Jim MacMillan says he’s learned how his priorities will need to shift for his next startup to last.
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“It’s just slowly working your way through the process and trying not to be too impatient.”
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“Rather than the public being eclipsed or forgotten, there are instead too many publics.” C.W. Anderson
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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
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