AAN News

San Francisco Bay Guardian: 'Are Penises Really That Scary?'new

The Bay Guardian's nude beach issue comes with a full frontal cover.
sfbg.com  |  07-23-2012  11:00 am  |  Industry News

Are People Posing as Alt-Weekly Reporters for Free Festival Tickets?

One self-described "ninja" posed as a NUVO freelancer to get press credentials to the upcoming Gathering of the Juggalos. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  07-19-2012  4:17 pm  |  Industry News

Dig Boston Names New Editor

Dig Boston managing editor J. Patrick Brown has been promoted to editor. (FULL STORY)
Dig Boston  |  07-19-2012  4:55 pm  |  Industry News

Biden Visit Leads to Spat Between Monterey County Weekly and Local TV Stationnew

Local NBC affiliate KSBW falsely accused Monterey County Weekly of paying for access to Obama/Biden fundraiser.
Monterey County Weekly  |  07-17-2012  5:16 pm  |  Industry News

Tom Tomorrow: Enormously Grateful for Papers Which Continue to Support Cartoons

OC Weekly Brings Back 'Red Meat' Comic; Derf Goes Hollywood; Matt Groening talks to Pasadena Weekly about the end of Life in Hell; and Jen Sorensen tells the Austin Chronicle, "You need to be a certain kind of masochist to be a political cartoonist." (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  07-13-2012  4:44 pm  |  Industry News

Webinar: Capturing Local Businesses' Online Ad Spend

Join us for a webinar on Thursday, July 12, to learn how to get every local business in your market to advertise on your website. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  07-10-2012  4:32 pm  |  Industry News

Sex, Lies and Suicide: What's Wrong with the War on Sex Traffickingnew

The anti-sex trafficking movement shows an alarming lack of understanding of how the internet works. We are fighting a war that can't be won online. There is a better way – if we embrace technology instead of running from it.
Forbes  |  07-10-2012  10:00 am  |  Industry News

SouthComm Acquires Washington City Paper and Creative Loafing Atlanta

With the transaction, Nashville-based SouthComm now owns eight AAN-member publications, and the New York-based investment firm Atalaya Capital Management exits the alt-weekly business. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  07-03-2012  4:31 pm  |  Industry News

Boston's Weekly Dig Adds Streaming Music Playernew

DigRadio features six channels highlighting local bands.
digboston.com  |  07-02-2012  4:15 pm  |  Industry News

Wonkette Introduces Web & Print Partnerships for Alt-Weeklies

Wonkette is introducing content partnerships for alt-weeklies looking to bulk up their national political coverage as election season heats up. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  06-29-2012  3:30 pm  |  Industry News

Baltimore City Paper Names Evan Serpick as Editor

Serpick replaces longtime editor Lee Gardner, who left to become senior editor at the Chronicle of Higher Education. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  06-25-2012  5:57 pm  |  Industry News

Montreal Mirror Closes Downnew

In a press release, Sun Media Corporation said the current issue of Montreal Mirror will be its last.
Marketwire  |  06-22-2012  2:52 pm  |  Industry News

New Times Broward-Palm Beach to Merge Editorial Staff With Miami New Timesnew

Miami New Times editor Chuck Strouse will lead both papers. New Times Broward-Palm Beach editor Eric Barton will depart.
South Florida Sun Sentinel  |  06-20-2012  5:52 pm  |  Industry News

'Makeover 2016: Digital or Die' Webinar

If you missed the annual convention in Detroit, now's your chance to see this highly-rated presentation by Peter Conti of Borrell Associates. Reserve your spot for this free webinar which takes place Wednesday, June 27. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  06-19-2012  9:25 am  |  Industry News

Portland Mercury Publishes 'Queer Wedding Guide'new

Putting a twist on its annual Queer Guide, The Portland Mercury says "it's simply a matter of time" before same-sex marriage is legal, so it's time to start planning.
The Portland Mercury  |  06-19-2012  5:38 pm  |  Industry News