Hearst acquires print and digital assets of seven weekly newspaper brands from Hersam-Acorn

Hearst today announced it has acquired the print and digital assets of seven weekly newspaper brands from Hersam Acorn Newspapers, LLC in Fairfield County, Connecticut, including The Ridgefield Press, The Wilton Bulletin, New Canaan Advertiser, The Darien Times, The Shelton Herald, The Trumbull Times and The Milford Mirror. The announcement was made by Hearst President and CEO Steven R. Swartz, … read more

Trumbull Printing completes major technology installation

Trumbull Printing, a division of HAN Network, is wrapping up a major technology installation at the firm’s 56,000-square-foot plant in Trumbull, Conn. The new system involves automation of several of its key press lines. The investment was a strategic necessity to combat the ongoing volatility in the newsprint paper market. The tariffs that were threatened last year then instituted this … read more

Talk on fishing Lake Saltonstall April 17

You may have wondered about fishing that body of water just beyond New Haven when you drive over it on I-95. Learn the secrets of accessing and fishing Lake Saltonstall from Jeff Yale, program specialist for the South Central Connecticut Regional Water Authority, on Tuesday, April 17, at 7 p.m. at Port 5, 69 Brewster Street, Bridgeport. The talk, open … read more