The Editor’s Room - November 2012

Newhouses vs. Cleveland: Some Thoughts from New Orleans

In the Sunday, Nov. 18, edition of Cleveland's The Plain Dealer (another Newhouse-owned daily), there was an announcement from the publisher and the editor saying that changes were coming soon. It is not known if the changes will be as…

Newhouses Degrade Cleveland, Harrisburg and Reporting

New Orleans may soon no longer be the largest city in America not to have a locally published daily newspaper. Cleveland may get the new booby prize. Word is spreading there that the Newhouses, through Steve Newhouse’s Advance.net, are planning…

Jim Letten vs. The Others: Is the Wrong Side Winning? 

Here is what I know about our U.S. Attorney Jim Letten. He is the most popular guy in town. More importantly, a lot of people's hope for the future of the region depends on him. Each year, when New Orleans Magazine conducts…