The Press Newspaper

Toledo, Ohio & Lake Erie

The Press Newspaper

The Press Newspaper


Welcome to The Press Advertising Department:

Your key to the Eastern Maumee Bay Market.

No other newspaper delivers the Eastern Maumee Bay Communities like The Press. Our weekly circulation of more than 34,642 connects you to 23 communities in Lucas, Wood, Ottawa and Sandusky counties. Total Market Coverage, carrier delivered.RateCard2019Cover

We offer two zoned editions to target your customers with display advertising and more than 70 carrier routes to pinpoint neighborhoods with flyers. (For details click on Circulation on menu bar)

Metro Edition:

Weekly news coverage of East Toledo, Oregon, Northwood and Jerusalem Township.

Suburban Edition

Weekly news coverage of communities east of Toledo including Genoa, Elmore, Woodville, Walbridge, Millbury, Oak Harbor, Pemberville and Gibsonburg.

Explore Visitors Guide

A tourist publication delivered throughout the state of Ohio and at more than 100 stops along Western Lake Erie and Maumee Bay State Park. With a total print run of 50,000, there are four seasonal issues featuring local events and locator map. You can read our last issue of Explore by Clicking Here!

With 20,000 printed, our Explore Statewide Edition is distributed at Travel Information Center, Turnpike Welcome Centers, AAA Offices and at Maumee Bay State Park and Lodge. Save big when you sign up for all 4!!

Target Marketing

Our Extra Sections (Entertainment, Family, Education, Health and Agriculture) allow you to place your ads next to related news. In addition, we offer numerous promotions throughout the year.

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Updated Circulation Figures click here.

Weekly Highlights:   Hit your target audience with The Press Monthly Extra Sections! 
  • Entertainment   
  • Health    
  • Family           
  • Education
  • Agriculture
Spotlight Pages: In an effort to better serve both our readers and advertisers, The Press runs special Features that focus on specific topics or events: In an effort to better serve both our readers and advertisers, The Press runs special Features that focus on specific topics or events. 
  • Super Bowl
  • Tax Time
  • Valentine's Day
  • St. Patrick's Day
  • Here's My Card
  • Summer Child Care
  • Biggest Week in American Birding Guide
  • Medical Directory
  • Mother's Day
  • Home Yard & Garden
  • Birmingham Fest
  • Oregon Fest
  • Genoa Homecoming
  • Woodville 4th of July
  • Ottawa Co. Fair
  • German/American Fest
  • Genoa Street Fair
  • Gibsonburg Homecoming
  • Face Behind the Places
  • Pawsitively Pets
  • Pemberville Free Fair
  • Sandusky County Fair
  • Oak Harbor Apple Fest
  • Pemberville Unwrapped
  • Luckey Fall Fest
  • Summer Fun
  • Father's Day
  • Wheels and Deals
  • Back to School
  • Trick-or-Treat Page
  • Small Business Saturday
  • Last Minute Gift Guide
Special Sections/Pubs 
We have several promotions throughout the year to take advantage of: 
  • Honor Roll of Business
  • PrimeTimes
  • Wedding
  • Progress
  • Home & Auto
  • Anniversary
  • Top Ten Grads
  • Caregivers
  • High School Football
  • EMBC Directory
  • Basketball Preview
  • Christmas Package
General Info 
A sales representative is available to answer any questions you may have about: 
  • Publish dates
  • Mechanical Specifications
  • Color Charge
  • Special Positioning
  • Terms
  • Deadlines
  • Computer/E-mail  
  • Specifications & Program Compatibility
Inserts: Our services can include custom design or just delivery to one or more of our 70 targeted routes. Click here, for more delivery area details. 
Deadlines:  Wednesdays Prices:

30 Thousand - Full Run 29,205




Under 2,999






Specs: Must be bundled in turns of 100. Rates apply to all basic 4, 8, & 12 page newsprint circulars - not to exceed 8.5 x 11 or be folded.
Explore Visitor's Guide: A visitors' guide to Maumee Bay & Western Lake Erie. 46,000 printed & distributed! 










Universal Income

What do you think of presidential candidate Andrew Yang's proposal for a universal basic income of $1,000 per month for every adult?
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