Tim Burke

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    October 30, 2013

    Palm Beach Post Editorial Page Editor Takes Voluntary Buyout, According to Report

    The Palm Beach Post's Editorial Page Editor, Randy Schultz, who has been with the paper for 37 years, has agreed to take a buyout, according to a Gossip Extra report. Last week it was reported that that the Palm Beach Post had offered buyouts to 55-and-older staffers, in cost-cutting move. The de ... More >>

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    October 14, 2011

    UPDATED:Palm Beach Post Lays Off Twenty Employees

    More journalists will be out of work.​The Palm Beach Post laid off "more than" 20 people today, adding to the more than 300 jobs the newspaper cut three years ago.With papers across the country shrinking, shifting, and shutting down, Post Publisher Tim Burke blamed the economic downtown for the la ... More >>

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    July 2, 2010

    Insider Tells of La Palma's Last Days

    Lisa RabLa Palma recently had to report on its own demise.​Over the course of its six-year existence, La Palma, the weekly Spanish-language spinoff of the Palm Beach Post, has seen plenty of ups and downs. The editorial staff grew to about 14 people, then shrank back down to four.Two weeks ago, th ... More >>

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    June 25, 2010

    Palm Beach Post to Close Spanish-Language Paper

    La Palma will shut down next month.​This week the Palm Beach Post became the first major South Florida daily to shutter its Spanish-language publication, La Palma.The free, weekly Post spin-off will fold next month. The news didn't come as much of a shock for journos who have followed La Palma clo ... More >>

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    June 1, 2010

    Quiet Exit for Former Palm Beach Post Editor

    JBart leaves two years after the layoffs began.​Two years ago, Editor John Bartosek stood before his employees at the Palm Beach Post and warned of the impending bloodbath of layoffs and buyouts. Now, after slashing more than 300 jobs at the paper, Bartosek is leaving too."JBart," as he is known i ... More >>

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    March 18, 2010

    Beleaguered Post Promises Employee Raises

    Flickr user: Heather MladekWho will be lucky enough to get more cash?​Happy Saint Patrick's Day, Palm Beach Post staffers: Some of you are getting raises.That's the word from Post Publisher Tim Burke in an email that would have sounded ludicrous just a few months ago.After two brutal years of layo ... More >>

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    December 4, 2009

    Palm Beach Post Gets New Publisher, But Will Anything Change?

    Flickr user: injuCan a new publisher save the Post?​To some reporters at the beleaguered newspaper, Tim Burke's promotion to publisher of the Palm Beach Post this week was a welcome change.Burke was as assistant sports editor at the Miami Herald who went on to become an award-winning sports editor ... More >>

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    August 19, 2009

    Palm Beach Post Publisher Leaving

    Alex Taylor, publisher of the Palm Beach Post, announced his departure today just as the newsroom braces for more layoffs. Taylor has been on the job for just over eight months. He replaced Doug Franklin, the publisher who oversaw the axing of about 300 people from the  paper last year. Taylor ... More >>

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    April 15, 2009

    More Management Changes At PB Post

    This Palm Beach Post memo from the newspaper's content czar Tim Burke was posted in a comment below; thought it was worth putting out here. The most interesting thing about it is the new lexicon hitting newspaper management these days. "Content Editor" and "Presentation Editor" are two fairly n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2009

    Corporate Shakeup At Palm Beach Post

    Following the lead of the Miami Herald (and, to a lesser extent, the Sun-Sentinel), the Palm Beach Post announced some major management changes this morning. Top Editor John Bartosek will move down to the investigations editor role and Managing Editor Bill Rose is retiring in the summer, giant deve ... More >>

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    June 18, 2008
  • Culture

    April 20, 2006

    The Petit Dejeuner Club

    The Impressionists is born in a time, a place, a moment.

  • Culture

    July 10, 2003

    Yea Pride

    Gay theater goes postmodern