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Newspapers more businesslike and that’s a good thing – Press of Atlantic City

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Tell us – and the community – what’s on your mind! • In a letter to Voice of the People, which will appear in The Press of Atlantic City print edition and online. • In a guest column. • In an online story comment. • In a letter, phone call or e-mail to your elected officials. Press editorials are the opinion of the newspaper’s Editorial Board, which consists of the…

Fall fashion 2017 trends for men, according to Bombfell – Business … – Business Insider

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Tristan Fewings/Getty Images It’s finally starting to feel like fall. And the changing season means it’s a great time to re-evaluate your personal style and check out the latest trends. Men, I’m looking at you.  To find out what’s trending for fall, Business Insider checked with Bombfell, a clothing subscription service exclusively for men.  The 6-year-old startup, which is based out of New York, is one of the earliest subscription box services….

The fashion world speaks out: ‘Without immigration, we’d be selling potato sacks’ – The Guardian

Sunday, October 15, 2017

There is a new trend greeting shoppers this season but it’s not billowing cords or ruffle blouses: it’s the fashion industry’s attempt to counter hostility towards immigrants since the Brexit vote. Last week the high street chain Jigsaw put its head above the parapet as it filled shop windows and billboards with posters emblazoned with “♥ immigration”. In its accompanying “manifesto” the retailer says: “Without immigration, we’d be selling potato…

Staffers bolting from Georgina Chapman’s fashion label – New York Post

Sunday, October 15, 2017

The future of Marchesa is in question — and it’s all because of the man who put the fashion label on the map, Harvey Weinstein. While the disgraced studio executive’s wife, Georgina Chapman, who designs the line with partner Keren Craig, announced this past week that she is leaving Weinstein, fashion insiders say it may not be enough to save the brand he helped her build. On Wednesday, it was…

GALLERY: 2017 RetroFittings fashion show – WCPO

Sunday, October 15, 2017

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Football fashion: Behind Air Force’s top secret fighter jet uniforms – ESPN

Sunday, October 15, 2017

9:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Not all Air Force Academy cadets become fighter pilots. However, Air Force’s football team will get to dress like them Saturday against UNLV. In September, Air Force unveiled the five helmet designs for its second edition of the Air Power Legacy Series uniforms. During the 2016 season, the Falcons wore uniforms honoring the World War II-era “Flying Tigers” squadron….

‘Monitor’ wins Sunday Newspaper of the Year – Concord Monitor

Sunday, October 15, 2017

The New England Newspaper & Press Association recognized the Concord Monitor with four top journalism awards, including Sunday Newspaper of the Year, during the association’s annual conference Thursday. Two Monitor special series – “Unsilenced” and “Fatal Flaws” – won Publick Occurrences awards, which identify New England’s most outstanding journalism among newspapers of all sizes. And longtime columnist Raymond Duckler received the Bob Wallack Community Journalism Award, which “celebrates the accomplishments…

Eagle River High School students launch newspaper – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Sunday, October 15, 2017

EAGLE RIVER, Alaska (AP) — A pack of Eagle River Wolves are taking the news into their own paws. The newly formed school newspaper — the ERHS Howl — began publishing online this semester, with plans to expand into print later this year. In the weeks since school began, the Howl’s young journalists have covered everything from sporting events to school art projects to profiles of…

Guest Column: The Illinois FOIA is failing the public – The State Journal-Register

Sunday, October 15, 2017

The Illinois Freedom of Information Act stands as citizens’ best tool for learning what their government is up to. It springs from — as the statute declares — “the fundamental philosophy of the American constitutional form of government” and gives individuals access to existing government records. It promises as full a record of government information as can be responsibly distributed. Prior to the passage of the…

The Eagle wins journalism awards – Berkshire Eagle

Sunday, October 15, 2017

New England Newspapers Inc. has earned seven honors, including three Publick Occurrence awards for outstanding journalism, from The New England Newspaper & Press Association’s 2017 competition. The Berkshire Eagle was named a Distinguished Newspaper of the Year in weekday and Sunday categories for its circulation class. The Manchester Journal was named a Distinguished Newspaper of the Year among weekly newspapers in its class. UpCountry magazine, which launched in January, took…

Evanston council, clerk at odds over FOIA policy after names of victim, child made public – Chicago Tribune

Saturday, October 14, 2017

The city of Evanston is looking to revamp how public information is made available and may be looking for someone to take over the role of Freedom of Information Act officer from the city clerk, all after complaints that information considered sensitive was made publicly available. The topic is scheduled to be discussed at a Rules Committee meeting Monday. Ald. Don Wilson, 4th Ward, asked at a recent City Council…

The top 7 fall trends for men, according to clothing subscription service Bombfell – Business Insider

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Tristan Fewings/Getty Images It’s finally starting to feel like fall. And the changing season means it’s a great time to re-evaluate your personal style and check out the latest trends. Men, I’m looking at you.  To find out what’s trending for fall, Business Insider checked with Bombfell, a clothing subscription service exclusively for men.  The 6-year-old startup, which is based out of New York, is one of the earliest subscription box services….

Could the Weinstein affair spark fallout in the fashion industry? – Telegraph.co.uk

Saturday, October 14, 2017

In the continuing fallout of the Weinstein affair, it was inevitable that the fashion industry would begin to engage in some collective throat clearing. Sure enough last Tuesday, Cara Delevingne, who had previously written on her Instagram account about several encounters she’d had with Harvey Weinstein at the start of her acting career, declared this was only the beginning. “In every industry, “ she wrote, “…men abuse their power, using…

Weinstein scandal could doom estranged wife’s fashion label – New York Post

Saturday, October 14, 2017

The future of Marchesa is in question — and it’s all because of the man who put the fashion label on the map, Harvey Weinstein. While the disgraced studio executive’s wife, Georgina Chapman, who designs the line with partner Keren Craig, announced this past week that she is leaving Weinstein, fashion insiders say it may not be enough to save the brand he helped her build. On Wednesday, it was…

Fashion’s Gossip Addiction – New York Times

Saturday, October 14, 2017

And that is a problem not just for the brands and people involved — not just for the designers, executives and, perhaps more important, all the relatively unsung men and women who work in the ateliers and on the design teams — but also for the clothes we are all supposed to wear. There was a lot of talk over the last few weeks about how messy the spring collections…

OC Weekly editor Gustavo Arellano resigns from alt-weekly newspaper in dispute over cost cuts – Los Angeles Times

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Longtime Orange County columnist, government watchdog and foodie Gustavo Arellano said Friday that he has voluntarily resigned from his role as editor of alternative weekly newspaper OC Weekly. In an interview Friday on the Tom Leykis Show, Arellano said he was told by the paper’s owner to cut half the staff, and he refused. OC Weekly now has nine staffers in the editorial department. Arellano said that in September he…

Fighting ‘the Gawker effect’ in the wake of Weinstein – Columbia Journalism Review

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Roy Price (L) and Harvey Weinstein are seen here on June 6, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for Museum of the Moving Image ) I used to joke that I could wallpaper my house with threat letters during a career in which I’ve worked for publications including The Washington Post, Vanity Fair, Time, and Esquire. In every case, I’ve relied on the advice of smart…

Fighting ‘the Gawker effect’ in the wake of Weinstein – Columbia Journalism Review

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Roy Price (L) and Harvey Weinstein are seen here on June 6, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for Museum of the Moving Image ) I used to joke that I could wallpaper my house with threat letters during a career in which I’ve worked for publications including The Washington Post, Vanity Fair, Time, and Esquire. In every case, I’ve relied on the advice of smart…

Fashion Breaks Its Silence on Harvey Weinstein Scandal – New York Times

Friday, October 13, 2017

But aside from Donna Karan, who gave statements that first defended and then criticized Mr. Weinstein, few designers have ventured as much. Nor have any of the major retailers who sell Marchesa spoken up, not even to offer support to Ms. Chapman, who has announced she is separating from her husband. (Ms. Chapman was not available for comment for this story.) Photo Olivia Palmero, Rita Ora, Mr. Weinstein and Ms….