By: E&P Staff
The Sun-Times News Group (STNG) quadrupled the number of its hyper-local Web sites with the announced launch Monday of a dozen more NeighborhoodCircle.com sites.
NeighborhoodCircle.com sites are intended to enhance the coverage of the Pioneer Press suburban weeklies published by STNG parent Sun-
Times Media Group. In addition to providing local news, they encourage community interaction with the posting of stories, blogs, photos and calendar items.
NeighborhoodCircle.com sites are now in 15 Chicago suburbs. STNG earlier this year launched the sites in Montgomery, Oswego, and Yorkville, Ill.
“These sites nicely complement Web sites that correspond with our 92 newspaper titles, offering our readers more information than ever,” Fred Lebolt, STNG’s vice president, New Media, said in a statement.
NeighborhoodCircle.com sites are run from the following Pioneer Press newspaper sites: