My Father Was My Best Friend: Drew Katz

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    While the Philadelphia area lost an icon, Drew Katz lost a father.

    Drew Katz called his father Lewis "his best friend" and said he was a community champion "in countless ways that were seen and unseen."

    Lewis Katz died Saturday in a plane crash. He was the owner of the media company that owns the Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily News and Philly.com. (In fact, Katz and partner H.F. Gerry Lenfest just gained control of the paper by buying out co-owners of Interstate General Media Holdings L.L.C, for $88 million.) Read the full story on PBJ.com.

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