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Metro Times Announces Merger With Real Detroit Weeklynew

The new company will maintain the Metro Times name. Owner and publisher of Real Detroit Weekly, John Badanjek, will serve as president of events of the newly formed media company alongside Chris Keating, publisher of the Metro Times.
Metro Times  |  05-06-2014  10:30 am  |  Industry News

Detroit Metro Times Hires New Editor-in-Chief

Detroit Metro Times has hired Valerie Vande Panne as Editor-in-Chief. (FULL STORY)
Metro Times  |  04-22-2014  10:50 am  |  Press Releases

Metro Times New Owners Adding Staff, Growing Online Presencenew

The strategic plan also is to increase revenue at the newspaper by bolstering its online presence and possibly adding new Metro Times-branded events.
Crain's Detroit Business  |  02-20-2014  12:00 pm  |  Industry News

Newly Formed Euclid Media Group to Acquire Times-Shamrock Alternative Weekly Properties

The purchase includes Cleveland Scene, Detroit Metro Times, Orlando Weekly and San Antonio Current as well as their associated websites and events. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  12-23-2013  12:10 pm  |  Press Releases

Times-Shamrock Puts Alt-Weekly Division Up For Sale

The Times-­Shamrock Communications alternative weekly division includes Baltimore City Paper, Cleveland Scene, Metro Times, Orlando Weekly, and San Antonio Current. (FULL STORY)
Times-Shamrock  |  08-26-2013  1:25 pm  |  Press Releases

Former Metro Times Culture Editor Dies in Car Crash

Sarah Klein, a former culture editor at Metro Times in Detroit was involved in a fatal car accident on Sunday while traveling with her husband south of San Francisco. Klein was 36 years old. (FULL STORY)
Metro Times  |  05-28-2013  6:00 pm  |  Industry News

Metro Times Announces New Editor-in-Chief

Detroit's Metro Times has named Bryan Gottlieb as editor-in-chief. (FULL STORY)
Metro Times  |  03-06-2013  3:00 pm  |  Press Releases

W. Kim Heron Leaving as Editor of Detroit's Metro Times

Heron, who was named managing editor in 1997 and editor in 2006, is stepping down to become a writer for the Kresge Foundation. (FULL STORY)
Metro Times  |  11-28-2012  11:00 am  |  Press Releases

Metro Times Redesign Hits the Stands

Skidmore Studio revamps Detroit’s #1 alternative weekly. (FULL STORY)
Metro Times  |  10-19-2012  12:27 pm  |  Press Releases

Public Radio Station WDET Solicits 'Objective Truths' About Detroit, Spotlights AAN Conference in Interview

Detroit public radio station WDET is soliciting "5 objective truths that the whole world should know about Detroit." (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  06-06-2012  3:36 pm  |  Conference News

AAN 2012: Detroit Rock City, Part 2

Part 2 in a series of guest posts by the staff of Metro Times leading up to AAN's 2012 Annual Convention in Detroit. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  04-13-2012  3:00 pm  |  Conference News

AAN in Motown: 2012 Annual Convention Heads to Detroit

In a series of guest posts leading up to AAN's 2012 Annual Convention in Detroit, the staff of host paper Metro Times will offer insight into the city they are proud to call home. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  02-27-2012  3:17 pm  |  Conference News

Decadence in Detroit

Decadence, Metro Times' over-the-top party, will come to life on Friday, September 23. (FULL STORY)
Metro Times  |  09-19-2011  10:43 am  |  Press Releases

Metro Times Writer is Detroit Area’s Journalist of the Year

Detroitblogger John, as he’s known to readers of Metro Times and thousands of his own online readers, was named Journalist of the Year by the Detroit Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists last week. (FULL STORY)
Metro Times  |  04-15-2011  9:27 am  |  Press Releases

Metro Times Best of Detroit Issue Turns 25

Metro Times  |  03-16-2011  3:19 pm  |  Press Releases