The Westfield Leader

The Westfield Leader

The Westfield Leader and The Times
Serving the community since 1890

Amplify Your Advertising with The Westfield Leader and The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times. We offer a variety of options to put a spotlight on your business in print and on the Internet. Contact Jeff Gruman, Sales Manager, at 908-232-4407 or email  to reserve your space.

About Us The Westfield Leader and The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times, privately owned and in business since 1890, are paid and mailed subscriber based weekly community newspapers. We are legal newspapers in Union County, NJ (Westfield, Cranford, Mountainside, Fanwood, Scotch Plains and Garwood). We offer a host of options to reach our subscribers including display, classified and legal advertising, a Goods & Services directory, paid bulletin boards, stand-alone inserts as well as wedding, engagement, birth and obituary announcements. Each May we publish This Is Westfield, a publication that highlights the Town of Westfield and its public services. Also, our newspapers are published in entirety on the Internet where several hundred thousand people download the newspaper each month, both locally and around the world.

Demographics Eagleton Institute Statement: District 21, comprised of Berkeley Heights, Chatham, Cranford, Garwood, Harding Township, Long Hill, Madison, Millburn, Mountainside, New Providence, Roselle Park, Springfield, Summit, Warren, Watchung and Westfield, is an affluent district boasting the highest percentage of college graduates. It leads all districts in personal income and the value of its real estate property per capita. Our newspapers are well read by sophisticated and diverse readers. Our staff is committed to local, professional journalism. We care about people, the things that people do and the things that are important in people's lives.

What We Provide Your Ad will be included in both newspapers as well as on the Internet, archived here at Customers who advertise at least once a month with us receive added benefits including rotational Ads across this web site (as seen below), preferential treatment of promotional press releases, and inclusion in our online-only supplements on a regular basis. Your business name will also be featured as a sponsor of email notifications we send to our subscriber lists. We also offer an option to advertise in online-only pages of the newspapers. Contact Jeff Gruman, Sales Manager, at 908-232-4407 or email for online-only rates.

Technical Details Your Ad will appear as standard grayscale in print and color on the Internet each week you advertise. We publish a new edition every Thursday. If you are designing the Ad yourself, convert the file to PDF and submit to . We can assist you with the creation of your Ad ($50.00 production charge). Send your artwork and copy to the same email address. We will confirm receipt and furnish a proof for your approval prior to running. You can also upload larger files directly to our web server (instructions are below). The rates reflect a one-time run in our newspapers. Please note that full color pricing is extra. Ads are placed in the newspaper in width by increments of columns (1 through 6) and in height by increments of inches (1 through 21). The print area available on each page is 13 inches wide by 21 inches high. Each column is 2 inches wide with 0.2 inch separation between each column. Ads that are submitted in different dimensions can be resized to fit and we will confirm any change in size and cost before running. If you need help, please call us.

Space Reservation Reserve space by Friday, 5pm; submit file or Ad materials by Monday, 5pm (prior to Thursday's publication).

Pricing Click through to view our rates. For additional assistance with size and price, use this price calculator

Payment At time of order by credit card (go here). We will confirm receipt of payment. Contact us to send a check.

Click this button to send large and/or multiple files to our web server. Your files are immediately delivered to our system and there is no size limit. We receive automatic notice of all uploads and will confirm receipt with you upon their arrival. Call Jeff Gruman, Sales Manager, at 908-232-4407  or email for username and password. Follow prompts and repeat as needed. If you need help, please call us. We look forward to working with you.

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The Westfield Leader and The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times
PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
Tel 908 232-4407; fax 908 232-0473