About South Jersey Publishing Company
South Jersey Publishing operates
The Press of Atlantic City
, the leading local newspaper serving Southeastern New Jersey. The newspaper traces its roots to 1895 when publisher Walter Edge (who later became a two-time governor of New Jersey, a US senator, and ambassador to France) launched
The Daily Press
in Atlantic City. Rolland Adams purchased the paper in 1951; his family continues to control the business through their diversified holding company ABARTA.