Los Angeles Times Spin-Off OCLNN Shuts Down
TheOrange County Local News Network
, a site that pooled the resources of theLos Angeles Times
and a San Diego-based start-upU.S. Local News Network
, has ceased operations four months after it launched,according to theOrange County Business Journal
In an email to the Weekly, Los Angeles Times VP of Communications Nancy Sullivan didn't say much about what had happened to the site."OCLNN was a venture the Los Angeles Times Media Group undertook with USLNN in January," Sullivan wrote. "It has run its course as of today."
That's right: more journalists out of work. If you know any, buy 'em a drink at one of the joints on OCLNN's not-bad-at-all (if coastal-centric) list of OC's top dive bars.
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