August 1, 2013: Linda Fears has been named VP and editor-in-chief of Family Circle at Meredith. She had been editor-in-chief of Family Circle there. (FishbowlNY)
June 30, 2005: Linda Fears has been named editor-in-chief of Family Circle. She was previously editor of YM and was most recently acting editor in chief of business development at G+J. (Mediaweek)
November 2, 2004: Linda Fears has begun work on a new women's service title for 25- to 40-year-olds at Gruner + Jahr. She was previously editor-in-chief of YM. ()
February 25, 2004: Linda Fears has been named editor-in-chief of YM. She was previously deputy editor of Parents.