State Rep. Goes After Newspaper Lifeline to Save Tax Dollars

It’s pretty obvious that newspapers are in trouble. Circulation is down. Display advertising is way down. But legal advertising still keeps the presses rolling. Now comes State Rep. Joe Sosnowski (representing an area I represented in the 1970’s–Boone, northern DeKalb and … Continue reading

Full House at Libraries, TribLocal’s Lawerence Synett Writes

The Northwest Herald obviously is in a cost cutting mode. Now, new competition has arrived for its weekend “Neighbors” section. That section is pretty much organization press releases and submitted photos. The new competitor in town is something called “TribLocal.” … Continue reading