Noted

Ad Age: ReadyMade magazine/web site/crafting empire is bought by Meredith Publishing, publisher of Better Homes & Gardens. (Susan sez: Good move–now Meredith can target crafty 20-somethings–and their grandmothers.)
Online News Association conference: Staci Kramer reports on how talking heads slog it out. Mike Arrington was there and feels he was attacked.(Note to Mike: I was there last year and not only does the talk seem much the same, it seems not so different than the talk five years ago. And yes, you sound like the sacrifice…)
CityVoter’s got an online platform for local business display and classified advertising that turns into a nifty directory filled with user generated ratings–and it just got $1MM from Tudor Ventures (via Paid Content.)