Attorney At Law Magazine: Magazine advertising available.  Reach 18,000 attorneys in the downtown Chicago area.  Terms: Advertising 100% Trade based on space available.  Contact: Chris Haigh  Telephone: 312-436-1981

Chicago Jewish Advertiser: Full color, high gloss, monthly direct advertising publication. "Your guide to everything Jewish in Chicago." Circulation: 5,500 Jewish families.  Available at many Chicago area synagogues.  Terms: Advertising 100% trade based on space available.  All advertisements subject to publisher approval.  Location: Chicagoland  Contact: Aviva Gelberman, Ext. 102 or Dov Blauner Ext. 101  Telephone: 248-854-6072

CityGuide Magazine: Bimonthly, 4-color glossy publication used by Chicago's leading real estate companies, apartment leasing services, relocation firms, and relocating employees & students.  30,000 copies copies per issue distributed in 50- eye-catching red stands in across Chicago per issue, mailed to select residents, apartment finding services, apartment buildings, condos, and more.  Location: Chicago, IL  Contact: Marie Barry  Telephone: 312-498-5200

Elburn Herald: Newspaper advertising available in Elburn.  Terms: 100% Trade based on space available.  Location: 525 N. Main St.,  #2 Elburn, IL  Contact: Carly Shaw  Telephone: 630-365-6446

Homes & Land Magazine: Marketing and Advertising of Real Estate and related businesses such as lenders, appraisers, home services, etc.  Service Area: Northwest Suburbs  Location: St. Charles, IL  Contact: Tina Egger  Telephone: 630-675-3546

Irish American News Magazine: Advertising available  with website banners and print ads reaching the Irish and Irish-American community in Chicagoland and Ohio.  Chicagoland, Ohio, and MO.  15,000 copies Chicago, 7,500 copies Ohio, 7,500 copies  MO.  Website for Chicago has more than 100,000 visits monthly 28,000 of which are unique visitors. Terms: Advertising 100% trade based on space available.  All ads subject to publisher approval.  Location: Zion, IL 
Contact: Cliff Carlson  Telephone: 847-872-0700

Journal & Topics: Publisher of community newspapers including Arlington Hts., Des Plaines, Elk Grove, Glenview, Mt. Prospect, Niles, Park Ridge, Prospect Hts. and Rosemont.  For information about advertising, contact Rick or Bob Wessell at 847-299-5511.

The Home Mag Chicago: Full-color home improvement and décor magazine direct mailed to 150K select homes in 2 zones of 75K each into the Northwest suburbs and the North Shore.  The HomeMag is America’s leading home improvement magazine.  This is a colorful call-to-action oriented magazine.  Terms: 100% Trade base on space available.  Location: Barrington, IL  Contact:
Tom or Cheri Sagehorn  Telephone: 847-719-8429

Midwest Outdoors: Magazine, television, and internet advertising directed toward outdoor sportsmen.  Subscriptions available.  Terms: Subscriptions available 100% trade, Advertising available 100% trade based on space available.  Location: Burr Ridge, IL  Contact: Dan Ferris  Telephone: 630-887-7722 ext. 105

Pizza Marketing Quarterly Magazine: Advertising available in the leading national trade publication for the pizza owners and operators.  Circulation 40K.  Contact: Linda Green at 662-234-5481. 

Premier Chicagoland: Direct Mail Advertising in 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Full Color Publication.  Target audience is upscale home owners. Coverage Areas:
Glen Ellyn/Wheaton, Greater Naperville includes: Naperville, Lisle, Woodridge, Aurora, and Bolingbrook. 
Terms: 100% Trade for new advertisers only and based on space available.  Contact: Mark Peterson  Telephone: 630-469-6732

The Real Chicago Magazine: Advertising available in glossy entertainment magazine geared toward the 20'50 year old active Chicagoan.  Printed quarterly and distributed to 700 locations (bars, restaurants, coffee shops, gums, stores, and apartments).  Focus is on how to best enjoy the city.  Online edition for additional exposure.   Terms: 100% Trade based on space available for new advertisers only.   Location: 4209 N. St. Louis Ave., Chicago, IL  Contact: Trent Modglin  Telephone: 773-248-7325

Russian Yellow Pages for greater Chicago & Milwaukee: For the last two years this publication has been a handbook for the Russian speaking community.  A recent study shows that this publication can be found in 83% of their homes.  When new immigrants come to the US, they need to establish a whole infrastructure of services for themselves. The first place they turn to is the Russian Yellow Pages.  The book is mailed to most Russian speaking families and is also distributed free of charge at 178 locations in Chicago and suburbs.  Call 888-460-8269 or 

Somos Magazine Chicago: Advertising available in weekly, full color, glossy entertainment magazine.  15,000 circulation distributed in Chicago, Southwestern suburbs, Cicero, Berwyn, Melrose Park, and Lombard.  Terms: Available space 100% Trade for new advertisers.  Location: 3059 W. 43rd St., Chicago, IL  Contact: Robert Salgado  Telephone: 708-252-1807

Village View Publications: Advertising available in four south suburban newspapers and online serving Alsip, Blue Island, Crestwood, Midlothian, Oak Lawn, Evergreen Park, Burbank, Hickory Hills, Bridgeview, Justice, Chicago Ridge, Worth, Palos Hills, Palos Heights, Palos Park, Oak Forest, Orland Park, and Tinley Park.  Contact: Linda Steiner  Telephone: 708-425-1910

The VOICE Newspapers: Advertising available in two weekly community newspapers, THE AUSTIN VOICE and THE GARFIELD-LAWNDALE VOICE and  in online Blogsite. Serving the West side Chicago neighborhoods of Austin, East & West Garfield Park, North Lawndale, Near West Side. Location: 5236 W. North Ave., Chicago, IL  Contact: Isaac Jones or Brad Cummings  Telephone: 773-889-0880


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