• The Village Voice Is Returning With Website, Print Edition

    28 days ago - By Billboard

    It's a Christmas miracle : The Village Voice is making a comeback.
    More than two years after the alternative weekly paper ceased operations, Street Media has acquired the brand and is leading a relaunch in early 2021.
    Street Media, parent of L.A. Weekly , bought the title from Peter Barbey, who wound down The Village Voice in September 2018 after about three years at the helm.
    Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
    At the time of its closure, Barbey said the venerable title had bore the brunt of “the increasingly harsh economic realities” facing those creating journalism.
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