This week's issue is our 52nd, which means we've reached our one year anniversary. We've published almost 1,000 news articles, countless event listings and classified ads, worked with over forty freelance contributing reporters and interns, and had our pages viewed almost 250,000 times.
We started as a bootstrap operation, testing the market, building our news team, and developing a brand. The decision to publish weekly was partially to establish a schedule for evolving into a printed weekly - perhaps the only newspaper model succeeding amidst today's media cannibalization.
Publishing weekly was also a practical . . .