Closures in California

Three free dailies of the ‘Daily News‘ group (the Bay Area News Group, part of NewsMedia) have been closed down: the Burlingame Daily News, the San Mateo Daily News and the Redwood City Daily News.

The Palo Alto Daily News stopped their Sunday edition and is now published five days a week. The page count of the paper also went down according to

Circulation of the closed down editions was around 30,000. Last year the East Bay Daily News (Berkeley) was closed down.

The closed down editions seem to have been replaced by a ‘general’ Daily News free newspaper. According to the masthead, the paper is serving The Peninsula: Atherton, East Palo Alto, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Menlo Park, Mountain View, Palo Alto, Portola Valley, Redwood City, San Carlos, Stanford and Woodside.

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