New Public Notice website launching October 22nd
The new FPA Public Notice website is launching on Friday, October 22nd and we ask for you to start providing notices that day. (more…)FPA VIP roundtable discussion: Meet our new technology partners Column!
Join us for a repeat presentation of the Florida Press Association’s VIP roundtable discussion on Thursday, October 14 at 10 am EDT to update you on the latest public notice developments and meet our new technology partners Column! (more…)Plan now for your year-end giving campaign…Join the Florida Community News Fund today!
The Florida Press Foundation, a 501 ( c) (3) non-profit organization has created the Florida Community News Fund to help ensure Florida’s newspapers can continue fulfilling their mission of providing consistent, fact based information to the public. The program will allow FPA member newspapers to solicit tax-deductible donations to support coverage of public affairs and current events using individual campaign portals setup by FPF. (more…)Sales Leadership & Recruitment survey
Public Notice Alert: Best Practice #4: Checklist for Complying with Digital Public Notice Requirements
As indicated previously, FPA is circulating best internal practices that address several areas in the new public notice bill (HB 35). (more…)From the Legal Hotline (1-877-NEWS-LAW)
Copyright infringement, Facebook liability, and more in today’s Legal Hotline Recap. (more…)
Lauren Walck named executive editor of the Bradenton Herald
Lauren Walck has been named executive editor of the Bradenton Herald, starting Oct. 25. (more…)Bill Barker joins Column as adviser
Column is excited to welcome Bill Barker as our latest adviser. (more…)Through wars and hurricanes, Sylvan Strickland delivered the news in the 1940s
In the middle of a downpour in September 1941, before the rest of Tallahassee was even awake, Sylvan Strickland picked up 80 copies of the Florida State News. (more…)
Clara McLaughlin, 1939-2021: Owner of Florida Star spent a lifetime in journalism as trailblazer for Black community
Remembering ‘Newspaper Guy,’ Mike Etzkin
“Mike Etzkin was a ‘Newspaper Guy’ through and through. He could write a good story, lay out the paper, and then write the headlines. “He could do it all,” said Loraine O’Connell about her former Orlando Sentinel co-worker and spouse of 26 years. (more…)Former Ledger publisher Don Whitworth dies at 77
Don Whitworth 77 passed away at his home on September 22, 2021. (more…)
Gannett Foundation awards grants to 5 Volusia-Flagler-St. Johns nonprofits
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