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More questions, some answers

We know a lot more now about the deal that handed Donald Sussman, the hedge-fund mogul, progressive philanthropist, and husband of Chellie Pingree, 75 percent of the Portland Press Herald and its siblings.
Press Releases
By JEFF INGLIS  |  April 06, 2012

At union request, Sussman steps up for Press Herald

It was not the owners of the Portland Press Herald who sought out Maine hedge-fund mogul S. Donald Sussman to proffer a cash infusion to save the ailing newspaper. Rather, it was the idea of the Press Herald 's unionized employees.
Cash Injections
By JEFF INGLIS  |  February 17, 2012

Talk time

The state's largest newspaper company is about to negotiate its contract with its employees. With workers seeking a share of the company's newfound profitability, and owner Richard Connor striving mightily to stay in the black, this could go very smooth
Press releases
By JEFF INGLIS  |  February 11, 2011

Death knell

Last week was a bittersweet week for the people who work at the Portland Press Herald and its sister publications. It is hard to fault them for the steps they took to try to preserve some semblance of the present, but we cannot avoid the fact that th
B ittersweet week at the Portland Press Herald
By JEFF INGLIS  |  June 05, 2009

Lady Jane

When Detective Jane Tennison made her 1992 debut on PBS’s Mystery! , she wasn’t the first female cop on television to stare down murderers.
Helen Mirren’s last bow as Detective Tennison
By JUSTINE ELIAS  |  November 07, 2006
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Beats moving

Eric Conrad, the Portland Press Herald 's managing editor for the past five years, is leaving May 1 to become the editor of the   News-Times in Danbury, Connecticut.
Press Herald editor heading south
By JEFF INGLIS  |  April 19, 2006