Bob Whitcomb http://ripr.org en Change coming to Providence Journal Editorial Page http://ripr.org/post/change-coming-providence-journal-editorial-page <p>Bob Whitcomb, the ProJo’s witty and intellectual editorial page editor, who is 65, will be stepping down in at&nbsp; the usual&nbsp; retirement age for top executives at the newspaper.</p><p>Whitcomb does a fine job for many reasons, not the least of which is the wide variety of opinion and subjects that grace the editorial and op-ed pages every day. He is one of those rare ProJo people with a wide background in newspaper editing and reporting; he even served as an editor in Paris with the International Herald Tribune.</p> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 19:06:29 +0000 Scott MacKay 13005 at http://ripr.org