News Round-Up for Friday, December 9th

We know…you need to do some shopping and deck those halls this weekend.  But before you do, catch up on the latest.  Look for the asterisks* to see which titles are included in the Wooden Horse Database.

COSMOPLITAN LATINA will debut in a test issue in May 2012.  Targeting bicultural and bilingual women in the US, the magazine will be in English with an initial circulation of 545,000, and cover beauty, entertaining, family and other lifestyle issues.  A second test issue of the biannual glossy is planned for fall.  Michelle Herrera Mulligan, mmulligan@hearst.com, is the editor.  No website is yet available…

SANDRA LEE SEMI-HOMEMADE will cease publication with the January/February 2012 issue.  Published by Alabama-based Hoffman Media, the magazine has a paid circulation of 300,000…

AVENUE magazine Editor-in-Chief Peter Davis, publisher Julie Dannenberg and creative director Cricket Burns are leaving the Manhattan Media glossy to form their own magazine with Observer Media Group.  Although the new publication is not yet named, reports are that it will be a luxury lifestyle magazine…

REAL EATS, a Nomad Editions digital weekly magazine, has snagged Barbara Fairchild, former editor-in-chief of BON APPETIT, as editor.  She will succeed founding editor Sean Elder on January 1.  Fairchild has been serving as a columnist for the magazine since February, and plans to increase the travel and restaurant coverage, add more profiles, new products and books, and more recipes…

DETAILS* named James Oliver Cury, james_cury@condenast.com, as online editorial projects manager.  Previously he was editorial director for Maxim.com…

DIRECT MARKETING NEWS lost senior editor Tony Case…

ADWEEK* welcomed back Tony Case, tony.case@adweek.com, as special reports editor, a post he held there from 2007-09…

DIRECT MARKETING NEWS promoted Juan Martinez to senior editor…

LUCKY* named Jane Sung, jane_sung@condenast.com, as Lucky Breaks editor…

NATIONAL JOURNAL* will say goodbye to Jessica Taylor, who is leaving the pubication…

NATIONAL JOURNAL* promoted Scott Bland, sbland@nationalhournal.com, to editor of the magazine’s House Race Hotline, replacing the departing Jessica Taylor…

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