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Brooklyn Heights Man Behind Murdoch’s iPad Newspaper

BHB contributor/Brooklyn Heights resident/Homer’s pal Greg Clayman is the publisher of Rupert Murdoch’s new game-changing iPad newspaper, The Daily. The project was launched officially yesterday at a big shindig at the Guggenheim Museum (our invite must have been lost in the blizzard). This morning, Clayman was a guest on Fox and Friends to demonstrate the […]

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Brooklyn Paper Writes About Chopper Noise

Rupert Murdoch’s Brooklyn Paper has finally caught up to the issue of helicopter noise over Brooklyn Bridge Park, the Promenade and Brooklyn Heights.   Its sister publication, the NY Post ran a short story yesterday about the press conference held Friday by local officials regarding the issue.  However the Brooklyn Paper’s coverage was no where […]

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If Murdoch Says He’ll Charge for Online Content, Does That Mean the Brooklyn Paper Too?

The Brooklyn Paper, long known as the borough’s favorite free newspaper may soon start charging for access to its website if new owner Rupert Murdoch gets his way. The Financial Times of London reported today that the News Corp chairman stated, “We intend to charge for all our news websites… If we’re successful, we’ll be […]

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Update: Weintrob on selling the Brooklyn Paper

The Brooklyn Paper posts its own story today about its sale to the Rupert Murdoch-owned Community Newspaper Group, and former publisher Ed Weintrob sheds some light on the news decision: Brooklyn Paper Publisher Ed Weintrob said he was pleased to sell his family run business to “real newspaper people.” “These are very tough times in […]

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