OC Register Owners To Launch Daily Newspaper In Long Beach
Posted: 7/2/2013  |  By: George Economides | Long Beach Business Journal
The Business Journal learned at press time that, beginning August 1, Long Beach residents are being offered a new option for daily local news when Freedom Communications, owner of the Orange County Register and more than 20 community publications, launches a newspaper in the city. Company executives recruited Ian Lamont, former publisher of the Press-Telegram, to serve as publisher of the new daily. The newspaper’s name may be revealed as soon as today.