Pottstown Mercury opens Community Media Lab

Steve Buttry posts about the opening of the lab which allows people in the community to engage with digital media to report and share news.

This community newsroom we open today recognizes three important facts of the digital marketplace:

  1. People in the community can and want to tell some of the stories of community life themselves.
  2. The newspaper archive is a valuable community asset made more useful by digital technology.
  3. As valuable as digital communication is and as much time as we spend with it, we still value face-to-face interaction.

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