Phoenix Media Communications Group bought El Planeta. WBZ’s Yadires Nova-Salcedo talks about the sale and where the paper is headed with Phoenix Media President Bradley Mindich and «El Planeta’s» former Publisher and Co-Founder Javier Marin. The interview will air this Saturday, February 7 at 7:50am.
In May of 2004, a weekly Spanish language newspaper called «El Planeta» was launched here in New England. With a circulation of 50,000 free copies, today «El Planeta» has a brand new owner, Phoenix Media/Communications Group.
Yadires Nova-Salcedo is the host and producer of «Centro,» a special news segment that airs on WBZ-TV Saturday mornings. «Centro» examines issues of importance to the Latino community including education, politics, current events and entertainment. Nova-Salcedo joined WBZ-TV in February 1996.
CENTRO is produced in English with Spanish subtitles and focuses on issues of importance to the Latino community. Geared to educating New Englanders to the culture and issues that are a part of the Latino community, CENTRO explores a wide variety of subjects including current events, education, politics, and entertainment. CENTRO, hosted and produced by Yadires Nova-Salcedo, airs each Saturday morning at 7:55am.