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Palm Beach Post lays off 20

Poynter. – 2011-10-15

Romenesko+ Memo

Daytona Beach News-Journal Denies Encouraging Reporters to Sell Ads

Editor & Publisher – 2011-05-26

E&P Exclusive: Anonymous employees confirm 'incentive program.'

Ahead of Ownership Change, 'Daytona Beach News-Journal' Lays Off 48

Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-30

With a change in owners of The Daytona Beach (Fla.) News-Journal set to take place Thursday, the newspaper cut its staff by 10%. Once valued at $300 million, the News-Journal is selling for $20...

Judge approves sale of Daytona Beach News-Journal

AP via Yahoo! News – 2010-03-24

Despite being worth $300 million in 2006, a federal judge approved the sale of the Daytona Beach News-Journal for $20 million.

Court Approves Value of 'Daytona Beach News-Journal,' Clears Way for Sale

Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-24

It took only four years for the value of The Daytona Beach (Fla.) News-Journal to plunge some $280 million, according to a federal court ruling. U.S. District Judge John Antoon II found that $20...

Myrtle Beach 'Sun News' Cuts Staff, Work Hours

Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-03

A South Carolina newspaper has announced it will eliminate 20 positions and reduce pay and work hours for its remaining staffers.

'Palm Beach Post' Publisher Franklin Taking Top Spot At 'AJC'

Editor And Publisher – 2009-01-12

Palm Beach (Fla.) Post Publisher Doug Franklin will replace Atlanta Journal-Constitution Publisher John Mellott when he retires on March 1, Cox Newspapers, the parent of both dailies, announced...

Palm Beach Post publisher moving to parent company

Miami Herald – 2008-12-04

Palm Beach Post publisher Doug Franklin will leave to take a position at the paper's parent company, Cox Enterprises. The company said Wednesday that Alex Taylor, the publisher of the Grand Junction...

Which e-reader should you take to the beach?

The Washington Post – 2012-06-06

Readers who insist on visiting the beach this summer — there is really nothing to see except sand and water, but I digress — need to make some fundamental decisions not just about what they want...

Nine books NOT to read at the beach

Los Angeles Times – 2012-07-20

Every summer, everyone and their uncle wants to tell you what to read at the beach. So as the summer hits mid-stride, at Jacket Copy, we've got another idea: the anti-beach reading list. Every...

Seoul Sidelines: Borges Beach Blankets, “Slow” Irish Art Books

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-06-24

Among the curiosities for sale at last week's Seoul International Book Fair were Borges-themed beach gear and tiny hand-bound artists books from a tiny Irish island.

Books for the Beach

Knowledge@Wharton – 2013-06-25

Not sure what books to pack when heading for the beach this summer? We asked Wharton faculty to offer some suggestions.

Cozy up with these beach reads this summer

SacBee – 2013-06-10

The fall book season is traditionally bigger and more prestigious than the summer season, but generally a heck of a lot less fun.

Anna Stothard novel searches for secrets in Venice Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2013-07-05

The British author discusses her novel 'The Pink Hotel,' set in L.A.It's almost like something out of a novel by Jack Kerouac: In 2008, Anna Stothard landed at what must have been the last scruffy...

Register to Launch Long Beach Newspaper

Editor & Publisher – 2013-07-11

The Orange County Register is expanding into Long Beach, starting a new, separate daily newspaper that will publish six days a week beginning Aug. 19. Called the Long Beach Register, the newspaper...

No 10 attacks editors over paparazzi beach shots of David Cameron

Guardian – 2013-08-23

Photographs showed sunburnt, bare-chested PM struggling to put on his bathing trunksA row has broken out between Downing Street and four national newspaper editors over their decision to publish...

Do American Universities Favor “Beach Reads” Overs Classics?

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-08-28

A new study from the National Association of Scholars shows US colleges increasingly view anything published before 1990 as 'inaccessible' for students.

Deadbeat Link Site Publishes Palm Beach Post Reporters' Home Addresses and Phone Numbers

Editor & Publisher – 2013-10-04

A site called The Deadbeat Link has published the home addresses, phone numbers and dates of birth of Palm Beach Post and WPEC-TV staffers. The site founder claims South Florida journalists...

Style Blog: If only Md. Attorney General Gansler had read Susan Coll’s ‘Beach Week’

The Washington Post – 2013-10-25

What didn’t he know and when didn’t he know it? Those are the tough questions facing Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler (D) today after the Baltimore Sun published a photograph showing...

Amazon's 10 Best Summer Beach Reads

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-21

Originally published on Amazon Ah, summer. What better time to lounge on a breezy beach with a breezy book? Amazon's recommendations cover the gamut of page-turners, including John Green's...

Is Amazon wrecking your beach reads?

The Guardian – 2014-05-29

The retail giant has been good to customers so far, but its petty fight with a publisher should make fans nervous about the futureForget the cable companies for a minute. A spat in another corner of...

Long Beach State is eliminated with 4-2 loss to College of Charleston

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-03

Morgan Phillips' sacrifice fly drove in Ryan Welke with the tiebreaking run in the fourth inning and College of Charleston beat Long Beach State, 4-2, on Monday to win a regional in Gainesville, Fla.

9 Beach Reads For Ambitious People

Fast Company – 2014-06-06

Instead of bringing a trashy romance novel to the beach this summer, stuff your beach bag with the following productivity books to reenergize before your return to the office.Yes, you go to the beach...

15 Spiritual Books To Take To The Beach This Summer

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-07

Nothing says summer more than a trip to the beach; and nothing says beach more than a good book. The warm weather and calm splash of waves offers the perfect setting to settle down with a book that...

The 5 Best Summer Beach Reads (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-16

Whether you're on vacation or just dreaming of one, these summer beach reads chosen by O, The Oprah Magazine book editor Leigh Haber will take you away. In the above video, Haber tells the #OWNSHOW...

Between the Lines: Beach books that are light as a beach ball, with a dash of romance

SacBee – 2014-07-01

The season isn’t slowing down with titles or author appearances throughout the Sacramento area. Night Diver by Elizabeth Lowell Widows’ Shoes by Isabel...

Surfer who died at Tamarama beach named as publisher Matthew Richell

The Guardian – 2014-07-03

The UK-born father of two and CEO of Hachette Australia was washed on to a dangerous rocky area at the Sydney beachA surfer who died after hitting his head at a popular Sydney beach has been named as...

5 Must-Read Beach Novels For Your Next Vacation

The Huffington Post – 2014-07-18

Read them by the sea, by the pool, on the porch. Each one is secret vacation inside your vacation. The Hundred-Year House By Rebecca Makkai 352 pages; Viking Adult Author Rebecca Makkai is known...

Summer reading: Agency execs recommend can’t-miss beach books

Digiday – 2014-08-15

Carter Murray, John Osborn and other agency execs let us in on their favorite page-turners for the remainder of the summer. The post Summer reading: Agency execs recommend can’t-miss beach...

2014 Pebble Beach: Auction totals hit $400 million, break record

Los Angeles Times – 2014-08-19

The annual auto auctions in Pebble Beach and Carmel roared into the record books with a total of $400 million in sales during Monterey car week.

5 Scientific Reasons A Beach Vacation Is Necessary For Your Health

The Huffington Post – 2014-08-23

If you don't already have a beach vacation planned, marine biologist Wallace J. Nichols's new book will make you seriously reconsider. Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In...

Best Beach Reads: 8 Amazing New Books You Should Read This Labor Day Weekend

The Huffington Post – 2014-08-28

With days getting shorter and a dazzling array of new fall books hanging tantalizingly just over the horizon, it’s tempting to write summer off and dive headfirst into autumn. But hold up for just...

A showcase of bright ideas in Manhattan Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2014-09-13

This newly built contemporary in Manhattan Beach makes the most of state-of-the-art and resource-saving features as Sunset magazine's 2014 Idea House. The sensor doorbell takes a photo of visitors...

Delray Beach doctor aims to help physicians become entrepreneurs

Silicon Valley Business Journal – 2014-10-10

Dermatologist Steven Hacker wants to heal his patients as well as his profession. The Delray Beach physician has started about 10 companies and written a book called “The Medical Entrepreneur”...

Reader recommendation: On the Beach

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-11-01

Monitor readers share their favorite book picks.

Bouchercon 2014: Murder on the Beach

Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-19

The 45th annual Bouchercon World Mystery Convention, an event for crime fiction fans and authors, washed up on the shores of Long Beach, Calif., drawing more than 1,600 people.

Long Beach Register stops publishing

Los Angeles Times – 2014-12-29

The Long Beach Register is closing, the latest in a series of cutbacks by Orange County Register parent company Freedom Communications.

Holiday Beach Reading in Brazil? Why Bother?

Publishing Perspectives – 2015-01-05

After visiting Brazil over the holidays, you might wonder when it comes to beach reading in such a beautiful place, why bother? The post Holiday Beach Reading in Brazil? Why Bother? appeared first on...

I got high with the Beach Boys: “If I survive this I promise never to do drugs again” – 2015-04-26

I was a young critic. He was a young rock auteur. One day he called to meet. First, we needed pot from the Byrds

Summer's best new releases -- for the beach and beyond

Chicago Tribune – 2015-06-04

What comes to mind when you think of a "beach read"? A $7.99 mass-market novel set in Nantucket or the South Carolina low country, featuring some treacly romantic storyline and photo-realistic cover...

Finally, Someone Made Waterproof Books You Can Take In The Bath And To The Beach

The Huffington Post – 2015-06-17

You've got your warm bath, your bubbles, your glass of cheap wine and your book club book. Was there ever a better recipe for relaxation? That is, until -- plunk! No thanks to slippery fingers and...

USC recruiting: Long Beach Poly's Jack Jones says he has no favorites

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-18

In the last two years, the top two recruits at Long Beach Poly High have committed to USC on National Signing Day.

Man, 31, charged with trying to kill 2 Long Beach police officers

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-18

Prosecutors Wednesday charged a 31-year-old man with trying to kill two Long Beach police officers in a shootout at an apartment complex.

Drought's silver lining: Cleaner water at the beach due to lack of storm runoff

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-18

California's lingering drought has continued to have at least one silver lining: cleaner water along the coast, according to a new report.

Small plane crashes at Long Beach Airport; pilot suffers minor injuries

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-19

A pilot was taken to a hospital Thursday night after his single-engine plane crashed at Long Beach Airport, according to officials.

El Capitan beach to reopen a month after Santa Barbara County oil spill

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-20

El Capitan State Beach will reopen next Friday, more than a month after 101,000 gallons of crude oil gushed from a ruptured pipeline off the Santa Barbara County coast.

Home of the Day: Spanish Revival style in Laguna Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-19

This Spanish Revival-style home sits among heirloom fruit trees and gardens on what remains of the historic Crawford Ranch property in South Laguna. A clay tile roof, beamed cathedral-style ceilings...

Boys' basketball: Long Beach Poly wins double overtime thriller over Fairfax

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-20

A semifinal game of the Maranatha tournament on Friday night between Long Beach Poly and Fairfax produced a summer basketball game to remember.

Seal Beach uses drone to track young great white sharks

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-20

With his head covered by a beach towel, Seal Beach Marine Safety Lt. Chris Pierce focused on an iPad mounted on a remote control console.

66 surfers ride 1 surfboard, setting world record in Huntington Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-21

Sixty-six surfers. One giant surfboard. And a new world record.

Lindsay Davenport serves up Laguna Beach home for $3.25 million

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-23

Former top-ranked women's tennis player Lindsay Davenport has put her home in Laguna Beach on the market for $3.25 million.

For serious chile-heads, a hot sauce festival in Long Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-23

Peppery, spicy, intense, smoky, nuanced - these are descriptions of a truly great hot sauce. And for those of us who splash it on everything from salads to eggs and lasagna, a good hot sauce is more...

At $28.9 million, Manhattan Beach listing expected to set price record

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-25

A Manhattan Beach home listed for $28.9 million is expected to set a price record for the community and would be among the priciest home sales historically across L.A.'s South Bay.

Friday's TV Highlights: 'Teen Beach 2' on the Disney Channel

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-26

Customized TV Listings are available here:

15 Beach Reads To Bask In This Summer

The Huffington Post – 2015-07-02

The perfect beach read is in the eye of the beholder. For some, getting lost in a faraway fantasy world or suspenseful thriller appeals, and reduces the risk of dozing off, book firmly planted on...

Danielle Steel: ‘My books are more than a beach read’

The Washington Post – 2015-07-02

Since the publication of her first novel, “Going Home” in 1972, Danielle Steel has become a staple of the beach bag, as indispensable and reliable as a bottle of Coppertone. Her tales of love,...

Long Beach dedicates park to Jenni Rivera, a singer and an inspiration

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-03

The late Mexican American superstar Jenni Rivera was something to everyone: the diva de la banda to her fans, the "Diana Ross of Mexican music" to one music executive, and a loving, hard-working...

Suspects arrested in crash-and-grab burglaries in Long Beach, Westminster

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-04

Two men were arrested in Westminster on Friday in connection with crash-and-grab burglaries in which a pickup truck drove through the storefronts of a Long Beach jewelry store and video game retailer.

Toddler burned after climbing into a fire pit at Dockweiler State Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-05

A 2-year-old girl is recovering from burns to her hands and feet after she climbed into a fire pit Saturday at a Playa del Rey beach.

Homeless man found dead with a stab wound in Long Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-05

Long Beach homicide detectives are investigating the death of a homeless man discovered with a stab wound early Saturday. 

Scot Breithaupt dies at 57; started global BMX craze in Long Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-07

The vacant lot near the corner of 7th Street and Bellflower Boulevard in Long Beach was perfect for the young Scot Breithaupt.

'Real Housewife' Meghan King Edmonds, husband Jim Edmonds buy a home in Newport Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-08

Orange County's newest housewife has found herself a home in Newport Beach.

Huntington Beach waters reopen a day after surfer's encounter with baby shark

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-12

The waters off Huntington Beach were reopened to the public Saturday morning, a day after officials said a surfer was bumped by a 7-foot-long baby great white shark.

Day 2 of outage leaves Long Beach residents scavenging for electricity, seeing spoiled food pile up

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-18

Preston Andres is one of thousands of Long Beach residents left without power for more than two days this week.

Off-menu: Taco Bell CEO sells Laguna Beach home for $3.375 million

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-20

Brian Niccol, the chief executive of fast-food chain Taco Bell Corp., has sold his home in Laguna Beach for $3.375 million.

Long Beach residents offered money, apology after days-long power outage

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-23

Southern California Edison has offered an apology to its Long Beach customers and $100 toward the bills of those hardest hit by an extended blackout last week that left some without power for days.

Newport Beach attorney sentenced in immigration, bank fraud cases

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-26

A Newport Beach attorney has been sentenced to federal prison after being convicted of a scam that prosecutors said targeted immigrants in the country illegally who were being held in detention and...

Power restored in Long Beach except for about 400 customers

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-31

For the second time this month, thousands of customers in Long Beach lost power after an underground electrical vault ignited and exploded Thursday afternoon, sending manhole covers flying.

Counter: Manhattan Beach, Italy and the life of pie

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-01

Cheers everybody, Jonathan is still on vacation, which you can tell by reading his emailed-in travelogue posts detailing his road trip eating in Italy. When in Modena, you eat - and you write...

Power nearly fully restored in Long Beach after massive outage

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-01

About 70 customers remained without power in Long Beach on Saturday morning after a fire in an underground electrical vault shut down service to 30,000 residents on Thursday.

Fiery crash on Long Beach bridge leaves one dead, two others injured

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-01

A motorist heading in the wrong direction collided with two other vehicles on the Gerald Desmond Bridge in Long Beach early Saturday, leaving one person dead and two others injured and forcing the...

Six people in Long Beach are stabbed; police shoot and kill suspect

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-09

Long Beach police shot and killed a knife-wielding suspect Friday night after he stabbed six people, including three at a convalescent home, authorities said.

A train depot B&B, family-friendly beach, moonlight cliff walk in Capitola

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-08

Santa Cruz might have name recognition, but Capitola, its tiny neighbor (population 10,000) just down the highway on Monterey Bay, was an ideal summer getaway for my wife and me and our young...

4 wounded in possible drive-by shooting in Long Beach; gunman at large

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-11

Four people were wounded Monday night during a possible drive-by shooting in Long Beach, and police say the gunman remains at large.

Police question 4 'persons of interest' in Newport Beach theater leaf blower scare

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-12

Four young people wanted for questioning have turned themselves in and are cooperating as police investigate an incident in which someone revved a leaf blower in a Newport Beach theater, police said...

Obama's beach reads span climate change to race relations

Yahoo! News – 2015-08-14

The White House on Thursday released a list of six books President Barack Obama will be reading over his vacation in Martha's Vineyard. The list includes "The Sixth Extinction", a...

What agency execs are reading on the beach

Digiday – 2015-08-13

We asked agency execs for books they would recommend to read. There's one for every eventuality: McKinney ECD Peter Nicholson recommended "Born to Run," an inspirational book about ultra-marathoners...

Man accused of killing 20-year-old girlfriend in Redondo Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-14

A 20-year-old woman from Redondo Beach died Thursday, one day after authorities say her boyfriend shot her in the head.

Phil Dalhausser, Nick Lucena renew volleyball partnership at Manhattan Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-15

The last time Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena played together at the Manhattan Beach Open, they ended up in second place - but that was 10 years ago. Now, they're partners again, and hoping to one-up...

Pebble Beach 2015: Rare elegance at the Quail

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-15

At any other time of the year, Quail Lodge and Golf Club is one of Carmel's finest links.

Pebble Beach 2015: Auction action strong at Monterey Car Week

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-15

This year's Monterey Car Week auction totals were projected to be lower than last year's.

Manhattan Beach volleyball tests tradition that 'old' players rule

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-16

Even though 25-year-old Trevor Crabb teamed with his younger brother Taylor to upset top-seeded Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson in the Manhattan Beach Open on Saturday, most of the best sand volleyball...

Third power outage in two months affects thousands in Long Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-16

Almost 19,500 Southern California Edison customers in Long Beach were left without electricity early Saturday morning after an underground cable failed, the utility reported.

Pebble Beach 2015: Petersen Automotive Museum to reopen on time, with new partners

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-16

Executives from the shuttered Petersen Automotive Museum say their Miracle Mile temple for car fanatics will reopen on time, and on budget, and will feature a new restaurant and reflect the...

On Pebble Beach's famed fairways, a pre-dawn parade of classic cars

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-16

Every year, the world's auto enthusiasts travel to the Monterey Peninsula to participate in the Car Week that culminates with the luxurious Concours d'Elegance classic car competition.

Pebble Beach 2015: Monterey auctions going strong

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-16

The automobile auction action continued strong into the final hours of this year's Monterey Car Week, with running totals just shy of 2014's record-setting levels.

Volleyball stars April Ross, Phil Dalhausser add to Manhattan Beach victories

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-17

New year, different partners, same result for volleyball stars April Ross and Phil Dalhausser: AVP Manhattan Beach Open champions.

Pebble Beach 2015: Concours d'Elegance concludes with best in show

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-17

More than 20,000 enthusiasts crowded onto the fairway at the Lodge at Pebble Beach to ogle automobiles and pay homage to auto design at the 65th annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.

Kerri Walsh Jennings ready for Long Beach event

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-19

Kerri Walsh Jennings knows what's at stake for the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball in Long Beach, and she's eager to prove that she'll be in the running for the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Ruptured water main spills 1 million gallons in Newport Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-20

A water main break in Newport Beach spilled an estimated 1 million gallons of water into the street and an underground parking structure early Wednesday, according to the Irvine Ranch Water District.

Investigation of Newport Beach theater scare may wrap up soon, police say

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-19

Newport Beach police say they are working to wrap up an investigation into a prank that sent moviegoers into a panic earlier this month when a leaf blower was started in a theater.

Top-seeded duo lose opening match at World Series of Beach Volleyball

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-20

Wednesday marked the start of pool play at the 2015 ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball in Long Beach, with women's teams playing twice, and men's teams playing once.

Kerri Walsh Jennings, returning from injury, has strong start at Long Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-21

Kerri Walsh Jennings started both days of pool play at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball visualizing the same scenario. She's at the apex of her jump at the net, and then:

Football: Long Beach Poly passes first test in Arizona, winning, 13-12

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-22

Long Beach Poly Coach Antonio Pierce has put together a schedule designed to challenge his players, and they came through on Friday night in Arizona with a 13-12 victory over Peoria Centennial.

Santa Barbara County Health officials close (another) oil-covered beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-22

Santa Barbara County health officials Friday closed Summerland Beach after large volumes of oil washed up on the sand.

Phil Dalhausser, Nick Lucena take long road to beach volleyball semifinals

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-22

After winning three matches in one day to secure a spot in the semifinals of the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball, you'd think Nick Lucena and Phil Dalhausser would be happier.

Two U.S.-Brazil matchups for volleyball titles in Long Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-23

After five days of competition at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball in Long Beach, the men's and women's gold medal matches will come down to familiar foes: the United States and Brazil.

Beach volleyball: Brazilians sweep gold medal games at Long Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-24

American teams had a chance to sweep the gold medal games at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball in Long Beach, but they were ultimately no match for their Brazilian foes.

New Market Basket book slips business lessons into a beach read – 2015-08-25

Grant Welker and Daniel Korschun’s new book We Are Market Basket is a compelling and readable if not particularly groundbreaking account of the supermarket saga.

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