Press Releases

Non Sequitur Creator Wiley Miller Donates Comic Strip to Tails of Joy

Kansas City, MO – Non Sequitur creator Wiley Miller has donated the original art for his October 22, 2017, comic strip for auction on eBay to benefit Tails of Joy, an animal rescue organization founded by comedian, writer, and animal activist Elayne...Read More >

Popular "Miss Manners" Column to Increase in Frequency

August 11th, 2017, Kansas City, MO: Andrews McMeel is excited to announce the “Miss Manners” feature by Judith Martin will increase from three columns per week to six columns per week. The first series of columns will be released the week of September 4-9. There will be a new byline that...Read More >

Popular Comic Strip "Tom the Dancing Bug" Celebrates 20 Years with AMU

Kansas City, MO (June 29, 2017)—Andrews McMeel is excited to celebrate 20 years of Ruben Bolling's popular comic strip Tom the Dancing Bug. Launched in 1990 and acquired by Andrews McMeel in 1997, Tom the Dancing Bug is featured in several noteworthy publications nationwide, including The...Read More >

2017 Dear Abby College Columnist Scholarship Contest Winners Announced

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 1, 2017) – National Society for Newspaper Columnists Education Foundation (NSNCEF) has announced the winners of the 2017 Dear Abby College Columnist Scholarship...Read More >

Andrews McMeel Cartoonists Nominated for the 2016 NCS Reuben Awards

KANSAS CITY, MO (April 18, 2017)—Nominations for the 2016 National Cartoonist Society's Reuben Awards were announced earlier this month and we are thrilled to congratulate our stellar nominees:Outstanding Cartoonist of the YearStephan Pastis (Pearls Before Swine)Mark Tatulli (Heart of the City,...Read More >

Dear Abby College Columnist Contest Open for Applications

KANSAS CITY, MO. (March 20, 2017) – National Society of Newspaper Columnists Education Foundation (NSNCEF) is accepting applications for the Dear Abby College Columnist Scholarship Contest. The contest is open to undergraduates who write bylined, general interest, editorial page or...Read More >