Editor of Adams Publishing dailies announces retirement

Sid Schwartz, editor of the Beloit Daily News and the Janesville Gazette, both owned by Adams Publishing Group, will be retiring in April. Schwartz’s decision came after the death of his wife in February. “This is completely my decision to retire,” Schwartz said. Schwartz was named editor of the Beloit Daily News and regional editor […]

Adams Publishing Group names new president of the southern Wisconsin group

Adams Publishing Group has announced longtime executive Mary Jo Villa is stepping down from her role of regional president of the company’s southern Wisconsin media group. Adams has hired Orestes Baez, a newspaper industry veteran, as the new president of the southern Wisconsin group. Baez joins the company from Gannett where he was regional vice […]