The Paisley & District Chamber of Commerce produces a local newspaper The Paisley Advocate on a monthly basis. It is distributed to over 1800 homes and businesses in and around Paisley. With an additional 200 copies distributed to local venues such as restaurants and shops. The Advocate is delivered on the first Thursday of each month for free. We have over 300 paid subscriptions as well.
The Paisley Advocate consists of local stories written by volunteers about the history of our community, current events and the goings on of our community members. The 16 page, black and white paper is a volunteer run paper. Advertising sales pay for the printing, advertising design, sales and distribution.
If you would like to advertise your business or event in our paper please contact
- Jennifer Cooper at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-389-0805
- or the Editor, Craig Budreau by email at email@example.com or call 519-353-5707 (please note, this is the phone number for Paisley Pharmacy – please ask specifically for Craig)
Please send all text in digital format (in an e-mail is fine). Images should be at least 300 dpi at the intended size that it will be used in. For example if your ad is 3″ x 5″ and you want the photo to fill the background the image must be 3″ x 5″ or larger at 300DPI.
2017 Publishing Dates and Deadlines
|FEBRUARY||Jan 21||Feb 2|
|MARCH||Feb 18||Mar 2|
|APRIL||Mar 25||Apr 6|
|MAY||Apr 22||May 4|
|JUNE||May 20||Jun 1|
|JULY||Jun 24||Jul 6|
|AUGUST||Jul 22||Aug 3|
|SEPTEMBER||Aug 26||Sept 7|
|OCTOBER||Sept 23||Oct 5|
|NOVEMBER||Oct 21||Nov 2|
|DECEMBER||Nov 25||Dec 7|
The Deadline is the date all ad copy, articles, announcements, ads, etc. to be submitted by.
The publishing date is when the paper is in mailboxes and businesses in Paisley.
Discounts are given to Non-Profit groups and Events. Please let us know before that you might qualify for this.
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2016 Ad Rates and Sizes
|obituary, community calendar||FREE|
|classified, announcement etc <30 words||$10|
|classified, announcement, etc >30 words or w/ pic||$16|
- Please send payments to Paisley Advocate, Box 316, Paisley ON, N0G 2N0