Hexit Watch™: Mark Garfinkel Shuttered at Herald

Photojournalist extraordinaire Mark Garfinkel posted this melancholy tweet on his Twitter feed this morning. (Tip o’ the pixel to the redoubtable Dan Kennedy via Facebook.) Jack Sullivan at CommonWealth Magazine has the gory details about Garfinkel – and others. More cuts at the Herald Tabloid lays off two photographers, half the sports desk THE STRUGGLING BOSTON … Continue reading Hexit Watch™: Mark Garfinkel Shuttered at Herald

Globe: New Herald Owner Is a Double Whammy

Today’s Boston Globe has a two-fisted reaction to the result of this week’s Boston Herald bake sale (which, by the way, was rubber-stamped by a Delaware bankruptcy court this morning). Begin with the piece by Jon Chesto and Andy Rosen in the Globe’s Business section. Digital First’s playbook suggests more cuts at Herald Solid profit … Continue reading Globe: New Herald Owner Is a Double Whammy