Newsday ends in-house printing
Newsday ended its 77-year history of in-house printing June 9, the paper reported. by e New York Times Co. is now printing and bringing Newsday to Long Island from the Times production plant in College Point, Queens.
Publisher Debby Krenek announced the arrangement four months ago. She highlighted Newsday’s printing history in a letter to employees recognizing their work. “ e production of Newsday has a distinguished history over the many years and various locations,” she said. “ e one common thread has been the dedication of the men and women who made it all happen.”
Newsday plans to vacate its rented campus in Melville for another location on Long Island. e new location is not yet publicly known.
A number of Newsday employees and past employees gathered to watch the last newspapers roll o the presses in Melville June 9.