Newspaper Tells Readers “We’re Right, You’re Wrong”

I'd like to cut the Danvers Herald some slack. They are, after all, owned by Gatehouse Media, which is bleeding staffers on a daily basis. But their response to criticism...

Worth A Listen: Herald’s 2015 Interview With Stan Lee

The Boston Herald doesn't do much in the way of creating new content these days -- kind of hard to do when you don't have much of a staff left --...

That Time The Local Media Got Caught Off Guard By A Pizza Place

Yes, we're really going to talk about business journalism on Election Day. The Boston Globe -- and most other local media -- got caught off guard over the weekend when Papa...

Wicked Local Reporter Gets Duped By GoFundMe Campaign, Shamed By Turtleboy Sports

...and, presumably, unemployment in the not-so-distant future. The truncated version of the story is this: Wicked Local Maynard reporter Holly Camero wrote a story about a local resident who claimed he...

Don’t Get Too Excited About Those Eagle-Tribune Help Wanted Ads

Three days after it and dozens of other papers in 21 states were acquired by Retirement Systems of Alabama, the Eagle-Tribune of North Andover posted two job openings on its editorial...

Boston Globe Cuts Costs By Getting Rid Of Older Workers

The Boston Business Journal is reporting that the Boston Globe was targeted in two, unrelated age discrimination complaints in 2018, up from one in 2017. A 63-year-old mailroom worker who started...

Boston Globe’s Dugan Arnett Commits Journalism (Again)

My enemy's friend is my friend, so I will reluctantly give Turtleboy Sports a hat tip for exposing the Boston Globe's Dugan Arnett and what he think constitutes reporting. (You will...

Journalsim 101: Chad Finn Gets Burned By Unnamed Sources

The Society of Professional Journalists' Code of Ethics says journalists should "reserve anonymity for sources who may face danger, retribution or other harm, and have information that cannot be...

Ex-Globie Goes After Current Globie Leung

Hilary Sargent -- yes, that Hilary Sargent -- took to Twitter to rip Globe columnist Shirley Leung Friday afternoon. Leung had a column in Friday's editions that was takedown journalism...

From One Sinking Ship To Another

Lisa Kashinsky, who has been covering Methuen for the Eagle-Tribune for the past four years, is going to the Boston Herald. Some personal news: Tomorrow is my last day at @EagleTrib. I’ve...