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Why Southwest Messenger Press Newspapers?

In our nearly 90 years in business, we’ve earned a reputation in the communities we serve – as “Your Own Local Newspaper.”  

Readers turn to Southwest Messenger Press Newspapers for local news, events and insight. Local newspaper advertising is a valuable commodity to readers, and more than any other medium, consumers believe in newspaper advertising and consider it trustworthy. 

By advertising with us, you can build a positive reputation in the community and get your message to targeted consumers.

According to How America Shops and Spends 2014, a study conducted by the Newspaper Associations of America, eight in 10 adults (80%) have taken action as a result of seeing an ad in a print newspaper, and four in 10 adults have taken action online as a result of reading or seeing an ad in a print newspaper.

To readers, the advertising in a newspaper is every bit as important as the news. Make sure our readers see your business by advertising with Southwest Messenger Press Newspapers.


Target Your Market Areas…

Messenger Newspapers are distributed in areas throughout Cook County to local subscribers, banks, shopping centers, hospitals, pharmacies, and a myriad of other business locations throughout the southwest suburbs of Cook County.

Our 14 publications are concentrated in an area bound by 71st Street to the north, U.S. 30 to the south, Bell Road to the west and Prospect Avenue to the east.

Target One Specific Area Or Target An Entire Area

Select the areas in which you want to market your product or service and the Southwest Messenger Press Newspapers will do the rest of the work for you!

Advertise in only one paper or area, or select two, three, or all of our coverage areas and reach out to most of the southwest suburban Cook County communities.  

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