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“Around the Block”: A Citizen-Generated Community Newspaper in Saint John

Published on 27/03/2009

Recent layoffs and closures in mainstream broadcast and newspaper outlets make it more difficult for people to get local news.  Community newspapers – particularly when written by residents – can help fill the gap and provide new avenues for skills development and community cohesion.

ISBN – 1-55382-360-5

Summary

Recent layoffs and closures in mainstream broadcast and newspaper outlets make it more difficult for people to get local news.

Topic(s)

Cities and communities, Education and skills