AAN News

Village Voice Media Holding’s 13 Alternative Newsweeklies Sold to Newly Formed Voice Media Group

Today is a good day for the future of alternative newsmedia, thanks to a shrewd business move by the newly-created Voice Media Group, headed by Scott Tobias. (FULL STORY)
AAN Staff  |  09-24-2012  8:26 am  |  Industry News

Folio Weekly Publisher To Join Southcomm

Folio Weekly publisher David Brennan recently announced that he will be leaving the publication to serve as the group publisher for SouthComm Inc. (FULL STORY)
AAN Staff  |  09-21-2012  12:10 pm  |  Industry News

Webinar: Boost Your Digital Revenues with Care2

You're invited to a free webinar on Thursday, Sept. 20th at 2 p.m. EDT to learn about Care2's "Take Action Platform." (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  09-18-2012  12:58 pm  |  Industry News

Boston Phoenix Publisher: 'Change is the engine that drives us all'new

Phoenix Media publisher & chairman Stephen Mindich reflects on the final issue of the Boston Phoenix, which will relaunch next week as a glossy called The Phoenix.
Boston Phoenix  |  09-13-2012  4:04 pm  |  Industry News

Does Montreal Have a New Alt-Weekly?new

Cult MTL — launched by former Montreal Mirror staffers after the paper closed — has put out its inaugural print edition.
Montreal Gazette  |  09-07-2012  5:11 pm  |  Industry News

Recent AAN Student Fund Recipient Lands at Tucson Weeklynew

David Mendez was one of five student journalists to receive an AAN Next Generation Student Fund to attend the annual convention in Detroit.
Tucson Weekly  |  09-06-2012  3:50 pm  |  Industry News

Independent Weekly Publisher Sioux Watson To Depart

Watson joined the paper two months after its launch in 1983. She served on the AAN Executive Committee as Secretary from 2000 to 2010. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  09-04-2012  12:20 pm  |  Industry News

Long Island Press Has New Editornew

Long-time staffer Christopher Twarowski succeeds former editor Michael Patrick Nelson.
Long Island Press  |  08-27-2012  12:28 pm  |  Industry News

Where We Standnew

Are alt-weeklies dying? It's complicated, says David Carr.
The New York Times  |  08-20-2012  12:00 pm  |  Industry News

Poynter: 'The Village Voice is not dead yet'new

Poynter.org  |  08-20-2012  11:58 am  |  Industry News

Village Voice Lays Off Three Staff Writersnew

The New York Observer reports that Steven Thrasher, Camille Dodero, and Victoria Bekiempis have been let go today.
New York Observer  |  08-17-2012  5:39 pm  |  Industry News

Weekly Alibi Editor Laura Marrich Departsnew

Marrich was named editor of the Albuquerque alt-weekly in 2009.
Alibi.com  |  08-16-2012  4:12 pm  |  Industry News

SXSW Creative Director Brent Grulke Dies of Heart Attack

Grulke was the former music editor of the Austin Chronicle. (FULL STORY)
Austin Chronicle  |  08-15-2012  11:30 am  |  Industry News

San Jose Mercury News Caught with Stolen News Racksnew

News racks from a number of independent media outlets were found in a large recycling container at the San Jose Mercury News headquarters.
sanjoseinside.com  |  08-03-2012  1:41 pm  |  Industry News

Boston Phoenix Lays Off Five, Will Relaunch As Glossynew

The Boston Phoenix will combine with Stuff Magazine and relaunch as a weekly glossy called The Phoenix.
Boston Business Journal  |  08-02-2012  7:35 am  |  Industry News