Palm Beach Daily News

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Palm Beach Daily News
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The March 11, 2009 front page of
The Palm Beach Daily News
Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) GateHouse Media[1]
Publisher Tim Burke
Editor Elizabeth Clarke
Founded 1897 as Lake Worth Daily News
Headquarters 400 Royal Palm Way Suite 100
Palm Beach, Florida 33480  United States
Circulation 7,176 Daily
8,348 Sunday[2]
OCLC number 55506588
Website PalmBeachDailyNews.com

The Palm Beach Daily News is a daily newspaper in Florida, serving the town of Palm Beach in Palm Beach County in South Florida. It is also known as "The Shiny Sheet" because of its heavy, slick newsprint stock. It was founded in 1897 as the Lake Worth Daily News, and it covers the social affairs of the wealthy residents on the island of Palm Beach itself. Owned by Cox Enterprises, it has been a sister publication of The Palm Beach Post[3] since 1948, when Florida newspaper owner John Perry, owner of The Post, bought the Daily News as well. Cox acquired all of Perry's properties in the Palm Beaches in 1969.

On October 31, 2017, Cox Media Group announced its plans to sell the Palm Beach Daily News and Palm Beach Post. [4] In 2018, it was announced that GateHouse Media would buy the newspapers for $49.25 million, with the deal closed in May.[5]


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