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Sandy’s a bee killer; heartbreaking tragedy strikes Brooklyn’s urban farmers

Sandy’s a bee killer; heartbreaking tragedy strikes Brooklyn’s urban farmers

Here’s another example of The Brooklyn Paper’s outstanding hyperlocal coverage of Hurricane Sandy: This was just posted in the newspaper’s liveblog— A million bees living on the banks of the East…

Weathering the storm: NYC’s hyperlocal winners and losers

Weathering the storm: NYC’s hyperlocal winners and losers

There are two ways of approaching a story like Sandy: Go whole hog or stay home. With all the talk about hyperlocal imperatives, the most local of New York’s traditional…

Free [publications] in New Orleans: IFPA and SAPA talk print and web … and party!

Free [publications] in New Orleans: IFPA and SAPA talk print and web … and party!

There was lots of serious business in New Orleans at the joint conference of Independent Free Papers of America (IFPA) and Southeastern Advertising Publishers Association (SAPA) — including great presentations by…

Murdoch uses Twitter to tout Santorum

Murdoch uses Twitter to tout Santorum

Rupert Murdoch opened a Twitter account over the weekend, and while the octogenarian mogul is no @justinbieber (who has 16 million followers) his tweets @rupertmurdoch did draw lots of media attention…

NYC landlord v. Social Media maven

NYC landlord v. Social Media maven

UPDATE: Landlord threatens to sue over Website [link]. Almost every New York City landlord with more than a little experience can tell you hair-curling stories of their tenants from hell,…

Gersh exits Brooklyn Paper to run CUNY-NYTimes ‘Local’

Gersh exits Brooklyn Paper to run CUNY-NYTimes ‘Local’

Brooklyn Paper Editor Gersh Kuntzman may not be joining the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism staff with the rank of full professor, but in my mind he’ll always be THE…

Practical Social Media for Small Businesses … Getting Started NOW

Practical Social Media for Small Businesses … Getting Started NOW

Every small businesses should claim its place in Social Media heaven NOW — but that doesn’t mean it has to do everything all at once. Ed’s message to small business…

Is Twitter a business? You betcha! says CEO Dick Costolo

Is Twitter a business? You betcha! says CEO Dick Costolo

Twitter , in an interview at D9 (video posted below): It took three years to send the first billion tweets, and we now send a billion tweets every six days.” So,…

Weiner’s roast hasn’t ended. Questions surround congressman’s story over lewd pic on Twitter.

Weiner’s roast hasn’t ended. Questions surround congressman’s story over lewd pic on Twitter.

Weinergate, indeed. After Anthony Weiner, the brash congressman from Brooklyn and Queens who’s a wannabe mayor of New York, tried to joke away Friday’s posting of a lewd photo on his Twitter…

Rep. Weiner tweets his wienie

Rep. Weiner tweets his wienie

UPDATES are posted at the bottom of this story. When Facebook tells you that your password’s been compromised  … it’s probably a call to immediate action. Brooklyn’s Rep. Anthony Weiner…

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