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Los Angeles Downtown News Shrinks Distribution

180ladn.jpgOn Tuesday the Downtown News announced it would no longer distribute the free paper to parts of the city:

We are now concentrating our free distribution more narrowly on Downtown and its close-in environs. We have kept all our historic distribution throughout Downtown, Echo Park and Silverlake – nearly 1000 locations. But we stopped distribution to Pasadena, Glendale and Larchmont. Apologies to readers in those areas a little further from Downtown, but it just got too expensive to keep anything other than our primary distribution.

The newspaper can still be read for free online.

Found via Gary Scott.

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