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Can This Man Save The Baltimore Sun?

February 18, 2021

With the announcement on Tuesday that he had agreed to establish a nonprofit to buy The Baltimore Sun and other Maryland newspapers, the hotel magnate Stewart W. Bainum Jr. is set to go the route of Jeff Bezos, who went into the struggling newspaper business in 2013 by buying The Washington Post after making his fortune in another industry. Journalists in Maryland, where Mr. Bainum, 74, was born and raised, have cheered his decision to go into newspaper publishing.

Article Source: New York Times

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