Alan Abbey, director of media and Internet services at the Shalom Hartman Institute, spoke recently about a new report released by the Institute about “Jewish media.” At the outset, he declared: “Jewish journalists and the media they work for are at a crossroads. As both their...
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Tag: Jewish Newspaper
June 25, 2013 | 8:52 am
April 4, 2013 | 9:57 am
The Jewish News of Greater Phoenix, which has been owned by the same family for more than half a century, was sold.
Florence and Paul Eckstein, the weekly's owners since 1981, announced in an email to readers and advertisers that their publishing company was sold to Dr. Jeff and...
April 23, 2010 | 11:48 am
The Philadelphia Jewish Exponent has been named “Best Overall Weekly Newspaper” in the state of Pennsylvania.
The honor was bestowed by the Keystone Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists for work done in 2009. The paper is led by Executive Editor Lisa Hostein, a former editor of JTA.
May 28, 1998 | 8:00 pm
Along with news of its editor's death, the YiddishForward of May 15 carried front-page reports about India's nucleartests, the U.S.-Israeli diplomatic crisis, the naming of a specialprosecutor to probe the secretary of labor, and Israel's new militarychief of staff.
It was vintage...
July 3, 1997 | 8:00 pmThe Jewish newspaper scene in Los Angeles was recently enlivened by the rise and fall of the short-lived "Jewish Voice," and it is being invigorated again by the significant changes taking place in the local Hebrew-language press.
Although the combined circulation of the Hebrew...