Hearst Acquires 7 Weekly Newspapers from Hersam Acorn Newspapers
This is just one in a series of moves to dominate the Connecticut news market.
Media consolidation continues as Hearst announces their acquisition of seven weekly newspapers from Hersam Acorn Newspapers, LLC in Fairfield County, Connecticut. The deal includes the print and digital assets of The Ridgefield Press, The Wilton Bulletin, New Canaan Advertisers, The Darien Times, The Shelton Herald, The Trumbull Times and The Milford Mirror. The newspapers will join the Hearst Connecticut Media Group which currently includes eight daily newspapers including New Haven Register, Connecticut Post, Greenwich Time, Stamford Advocate and The Norwalk Hour and 20 weekly newspapers.
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