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A Note From the Editor: Businesses That Pay for PR but Not Local-Media Advertising Are Misguided and Ignorant

The email arrived in my inbox at 4:17 p.m. “Valentine’s Day at (restaurant name redacted) is a Sweet Deal!” the subject line said. The email, from a public-relations rep hired by the restaurant, was seeking news coverage. It included a photo, a copy of the Valentine’s Day menu at (restaurant name redacted), and other info. […]