Fired Baltimore 'Sun' Editor Hopes to Stay in Biz Outgoing editor William Marimow of The Sun in Baltimore says his surprise firing this week has not deterred him from remaining in the newspaper business as an editor elsewhere -- perhaps even as a reporter. - January 08, 2004
'Reporters at War' Airs on Discovery Times TV The Discovery Times Channel will air "Reporters at War," a four-part series on the history of journalism during war starting tonight, Jan. 6. Jon Blair, the executive producer for the series and also a veteran war correspondent, said the idea for the special was conceived before the recent Iraq conflict, but that war made the issue more pertinent. - January 06, 2004
Baltimore 'Sun' Publisher Was Looking for New Editor Publisher Denise Palmer of The Sun in Baltimore had apparently been looking for a new editor as far back as early November, when she first spoke to Tim Franklin of the Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel about the job. Franklin, who is flying to Baltimore today to replace fired Sun Editor William Marimow, said the initial talks were just conversation, with a more specific meeting held early last month. - January 06, 2004
Bradlee Resigns From 'Boston Globe' After nearly 25 years at The Boston Globe, Ben Bradlee Jr. has resigned from the paper, in which he served most recently as deputy managing editor for special projects and investigations. - January 05, 2004
Roldo, the Man With No Last Name, Signs Off Roldo has a last name, but none of his many admirers -- or equally numerous detractors -- in Cleveland ever seem to use it when they talk about the iconoclastic journalist. - by Mark Fitzgerald - January 12, 2004
New API Chief Backs Preparedness Andrew B. Davis is not your typical press institute chief. He has run a weekly newspaper group -- and commanded U.S. Marines during the first Persian Gulf War. - by Joe Strupp - January 12, 2004
24-Year-Old Editor Helms Chicago Weekly Her face is animated, her eyes weary. Deadline is rapidly approaching at Citylink, and Leah Pietrusiak is the last remaining soul in the Chicago newsroom of the free West Side weekly on this Wednesday evening.
New Executive Editor for 'Post-Tribune' in Merrillville
Todd Franko has been appointed executive editor of the Post-Tribune in Merrillville. He has been editor of the Sandusky (Ohio) Register since 1997.
'Columbus Dispatch' Names Managing Editor
The Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch has named Alan D. Miller managing editor for news, effective Jan. 5.