Worcester Magazine, an alt weekly aimed at providing an alternative voice to the Telegram & Gazette newspaper, a daily in Worcester, Massachusetts, will now be published by the paper, according to MassLIve.com.
Telegram & Gazette publisher New Media Investment Group, GateHouse Media's parent, has bought Holden Landmark Corporation, which owns the Worcester Magazine and several other weeklies in the state. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
In the deal, GateHouse will purchase nine websites and six print publications, including Worcester Magazine, The Landmark, The Leominster Champion, The Grafton News, The Millbury-Sutton Chronicle and baystateparent Magazine.
Worcester Magazine was founded 40 years ago as an alternative to the Telegram & Gazette.