The Times-Picayune http://wwno.org en John Georges, New Owner of The Advocate: 'New Orleans Wants a Daily Paper' http://wwno.org/post/john-georges-new-owner-advocate-new-orleans-wants-daily-paper <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Advocate is Louisiana’s largest daily print newspaper, based in Baton Rouge. As of last week, it has a new owner.</span></p> Wed, 08 May 2013 12:03:00 +0000 Paul Maassen 34829 at http://wwno.org Advocate Newspaper Changes Hands http://wwno.org/post/advocate-newspaper-changes-hands <p dir="ltr" id="docs-internal-guid--d7b5eec-663e-fe82-e5f5-61e97c361b01" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:19px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Ownership of Baton Rouge’s newspaper, </span><span style="font-size:19px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:italic;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">The Advocate</span><span style="font Thu, 02 May 2013 17:21:07 +0000 Kelly Connelly 34504 at http://wwno.org Times-Picayune Editor Jim Amoss Discusses The Launch Of TPStreet http://wwno.org/post/times-picayune-editor-jim-amoss-discusses-launch-tpstreet <p>The Times-Picayune and NOLA.com have announced that the company will once again publish a physical paper seven days a week.</p><p>But it won’t be the full newspaper. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays readers will find a shorter, tabloid sized publication at newsstands — instead of the empty space they see now. It will not available for home delivery. WWNO’s Paul Maassen sat down with Times-Picayune editor Jim Amoss to talk about the new product.</p><p></p> Wed, 01 May 2013 17:31:19 +0000 Paul Maassen 34418 at http://wwno.org The Some-Times Picayune http://wwno.org/post/some-times-picayune <p></p><p><span style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 24px; line-height: 29px;">One of the boldest, most controversial revolutions to occur in the New Orleans media landscape in 2012 was&nbsp;<em>The</em> </span><em style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 24px; line-height: 29px;">Times-Picayune</em><span style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 24px; line-height: 29px;">’s discontinuation of daily publication. Was the move to a three-day-a-week paper and focus on NOLA.com the news organization business model of the future?</span></p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Peter Ricchiuti 24748 at http://wwno.org Residents Lament Loss of Daily Times-Picayune http://wwno.org/post/residents-lament-loss-daily-times-picayune <p>New Orleanians are waking up for the first time without their Monday edition of the <em>Times-Picayune</em>. It doesn’t exist anymore. Some readers shared their thoughts on cutbacks taking effect at the paper, and if they’ll give a new venture a chance. Mon, 01 Oct 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 20953 at http://wwno.org Advocate marks launch of New Orleans edition http://wwno.org/post/advocate-marks-launch-new-orleans-edition <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Advocate marked the launch of its daily New Orleans edition Monday, as the newspaper moves to fill in a pending void created by The Times-Picayune's decision to publish three days a week.</p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 17:45:46 +0000 The Associated Press 20731 at http://wwno.org The Advocate plans New Orleans edition http://wwno.org/post/advocate-plans-new-orleans-edition <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Advocate (<a href="http://bit.ly/PSpdoe" target="_blank">http://bit.ly/PSpdoe</a>) newspaper says it will expand into the New Orleans market with a specialized print edition.</p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 22:38:20 +0000 The Associated Press 16457 at http://wwno.org 'A Morning Ritual': New Orleans Fights For Its Paper http://wwno.org/post/morning-ritual-new-orleans-fights-its-paper What happens when a media company <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/05/24/153584383/bad-news-in-new-orleans-times-picayune-slashing-staff-going-to-3-days" target="_blank">wants to take away your daily newspaper</a>? In New Orleans, you take to the streets.<p>A recent rally to preserve daily publication of the <em>Times-Picayune</em> featured high-profile musicians including Kermit Ruffins, whose sang a jazzy tune invoking the name of the 175-year-old paper. Thu, 14 Jun 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Debbie Elliott 13654 at http://wwno.org City news organizations respond to Times-Picayune layoffs http://wwno.org/post/city-news-organizations-respond-times-picayune-layoffs <p>News of the <a href="http://www.nola.com/business/index.ssf/2012/06/times-picayune_lays_off_more_t.html" target="_blank">widespread layoffs at The Times-Picayune</a>, the city&rsquo;s only daily newspaper and a mainstay of morning routine for generations of New Orleanians, continued to reverberate throughout the city&rsquo;s media establishment late Tuesday.</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 05:44:24 +0000 Jason Saul 13551 at http://wwno.org Times-Picayune Announces Layoffs; Nearly 50% of Newsroom Cut http://wwno.org/post/times-picayune-announces-layoffs-nearly-50-newsroom-cut <p>Layoffs began at The Times-Picayune today, as the newspaper shifts from a seven-day-a-week printed product to an online news organization.</p><p> Tue, 12 Jun 2012 20:34:03 +0000 Jason Saul 13517 at http://wwno.org