Dan Kennedy, left, and John Wilpers at <a href="http://www.newenglandnews.org/?q=conference">NENF-Lowell</a>
Dan Kennedy, who blogs at MediaNation about Boston-area media, left, sits with John Wilpers, editor of the just-launching BostonNOW free daily,
at the New England News Forum's kickoff event in Lowell, Mass., April 7, 2007: "The New(s) England Revolution: From Politics to Courtroom to Classroom." . The cameraman in the background is a volunteer for Lowell Telecommunications Corp.