Newman replaces Chan as NYT City Room blog editor | Politico | True/Slant | Slate
Sewell Chan will be moving to a new assignment in the Times’ Washington bureau. Andy Newman, a Times veteran who runs The Local blog in Brooklyn, will move into Chan’s spot. || NYT Media Decoder: NYT turns over day-to-day control of The Local to the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism. || More items about the Times from Kashmir Hill and Jack Shafer.

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