Social media is most effective for communicating with friends, not advertising

Recent new car buyers, like other demographic targets, overwhelmingly use social media for communicating with friends and sharing photos...

Short and sweet: ‘Tweetable Truths’ fact sheet now available

Did you know that adults overwhelmingly trust news from traditional media sources, like newspapers, when compared to bulletins disseminated...

Register now for this year’s CAJ conference

This year's Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) annual conference will be held in Ottawa on April 28-29, 2017. For those two...

Times-Colonist columnist David Bly retires

After 46 years in journalism, most recently at the Victoria Times-Colonist, columnist David Bly has decided to retire. "It has...

Legendary Canadian journalist Ben Tierney dies

Ben Tierney, who was one of Canada's most recognizable foreign correspondents, passed away on February 14 in Victoria after...

Kady O’Malley bids adieu to the Ottawa Citizen

Last week marked the final week of well-respected Parliament Hill reporter Kady O'Malley's time with The Ottawa Citizen.  O'Malley made the announcement...

Canadian photojournalists among winners of World Press Photo contest

Three Canadian photojournalists — Amber Bracken, Darren Calabrese, and Giovanni Capriotti — had winning entries this year's World Press...

Community newspaper readership increases with age

The majority of community newspaper readers report reading their papers within the last seven days. Research from the readership survey...

Highlighting the public’s ‘trust’ in news media

In today’s world of fake news, questionable sources and a growing reliance on social media, newspapers continue to provide...

2016 Ontario BNC Award finalists announced

The Ontario Community Newspapers Association is proud to recognize the outstanding work produced each week by our member newspapers and...