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.