Daily Publications
East Bay Group #1
Includes the Contra Costa Times, East County Times, The Valley Times, San Ramon Valley Times, West County Times, Tri-Valley Herald and the San Joaquin Herald
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Publishes daily 2x2 $508.00 $762.00 $1,016.00
READERSHIP: 369,200 Daily, 369,300 Sunday 2x4 $1,016.00 $1,524.00 $2,032.00
CIRCULATION: 170,993 Daily, 188,014 Sunday 3x5 $1,905.00 $2,857.50 $3,810.00
Source: ABC Publisher's Statement, 6 months ending March 2011 3x7 $2,667.00 $4,000.50 $5,334.00
East Bay Group #2
Includes the Oakland Tribune, Alameda Times Star, Hayward Daily Review and the Fremont Argus
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Publishes daily 2x2 $380.00 $570.00 $760.00
READERSHIP: 235,600 Daily, 265,800 Sunday 2x4 $760.00 $1,140.00 $1,520.00
CIRCULATION: 91,705 Daily, 97,766 Sunday 3x5 $1,425.00 $2,137.50 $2,850.00
Source: ABC Publisher's Statement, 6 months ending March 2011 3x7 $1,995.00 $2,992.50 $3,990.00
San Jose Mercury News (Peninsula Zone/West Valley Zone)/San Mateo County Times Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes daily 2x2 $216.00 $324.00 $432.00
READERSHIP:107,100 Daily 107,800 Sunday 2x4 $432.00 $648.00 $864.00
. 3x5 $810.00 $1,215.00 $1,620.00
Source: 2009 R2 Scarborough Report 3x7 $1,134.00 $1,701.00 $2,268.00
San Jose Mercury News (Valley Zone) Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes daily 2x2 $216.00 $324.00 $432.00
READERSHIP: 460,700 Daily, 506,200 Sunday 2x4 $432.00 $648.00 $864.00
CIRCULATION: 155,448 Daily 166,481 Sunday 3x5 $810.00 $1,215.00 $1,620.00
Source: Readership - 2009 R1 Scarborough Report, Circulation - ABC Audits, Sept. 2008 3x7 $1,134.00 $1,701.00 $2,268.00
Marin Independent Journal Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes daily 2x2 $188.00 $282.00 $376.00
READERSHIP: 77,600 Daily, 80,800 Sunday 2x4 $376.00 $564.00 $752.00
. 3x5 $705.00 $1,057.50 $1,410.00
Source: 2009 R2 Scarborough Report 3x7 $987.00 $1,480.50 $1,974.00
Monterey Herald Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes daily 2x4 $160.00 $400.00 (saves $80) $600.00 (saves $200!)
READERSHIP: 53,725 Daily, 58,917 Sunday 3x7 $420.00 $1000.00 (saves $260!) $1200.00 (best value! saves $900)
CIRCULATION: 21,490 Daily 23,567 Sunday
Source: Alliance for Audited Media, March 31 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes daily 2x4 $160.00 $400.00 (saves $80) $600.00 (saves $200!)
READERSHIP: 44,555 Daily, 49,442 Sunday 3x7 $420.00 $1000.00 (saves $260!) $1200.00 (best value! saves $900)
CIRCULATION: 17,822 Daily 19,777 Sunday
Source: Alliance for Audited Media, March 31 2014

Weekly Community Publications
Alameda Journal Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes Fridays 2x2 $72.00 $108.00 $144.00
CIRCULATION: 23,192 2x4 $144.00 $216.00 $288.00
. 3x5 $270.00 $405.00 $540.00
Source: VAC Audit, June 2009 3x7 $378.00 $567.00 $756.00
Berkeley Voice / El Cerrito Journal Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes Fridays 2x2 $72.00 $108.00 $144.00
CIRCULATION: 21,648 2x4 $144.00 $216.00 $288.00
. 3x5 $270.00 $405.00 $540.00
Source: VAC Audit, June 2009 3x7 $378.00 $567.00 $756.00
Antioch / Brentwood / Oakley News Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes Fridays 2x2 $72.00 $108.00 $144.00
CIRCULATION: 60,273 2x4 $144.00 $216.00 $288.00
. 3x5 $270.00 $405.00 $540.00
Source: ABC Audit, Sept. 2008 3x7 $378.00 $567.00 $756.00
Concord Transcript Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes Thursdays 2x2 $112.00 $168.00 $224.00
CIRCULATION: 17,970 2x4 $224.00 $336.00 $448.00
. 3x5 $420.00 $630.00 $840.00
Source: ABC Audit, Sept. 2008 3x7 $588.00 $882.00 $1,176.00
Lamorinda Sun Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes Fridays 2x2 $112.00 $168.00 $224.00
CIRCULATION: 9,440 2x4 $224.00 $336.00 $448.00
. 3x5 $420.00 $630.00 $840.00
Source: ABC Audit, Sept. 2008 3x7 $588.00 $882.00 $1,176.00
Pleasant Hill-Martinez Record Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes Thursdays 2x2 $112.00 $168.00 $224.00
CIRCULATION: 13,126 2x4 $224.00 $336.00 $448.00
. 3x5 $420.00 $630.00 $840.00
Source: ABC Audit, Sept. 2008 3x7 $588.00 $882.00 $1,176.00
Montclarion/Piedmonter Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes Fridays 2x2 $72.00 $108.00 $144.00
CIRCULATION:32,889 2x4 $144.00 $216.00 $288.00
. 3x5 $270.00 $405.00 $540.00
Source: VAC Audit, June 2009 3x7 $378.00 $567.00 $756.00
Walnut Creek Journal Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes Thursdays 2x2 $112.00 $168.00 $224.00
CIRCULATION: 17,027 2x4 $224.00 $336.00 $448.00
. 3x5 $420.00 $630.00 $840.00
Source: ABC Audit, Sept. 2008 3x7 $588.00 $882.00 $1,176.00
Valley Journal Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes Thursdays 2x2 $112.00 $168.00 $224.00
CIRCULATION: 17,027 2x4 $224.00 $336.00 $448.00
. 3x5 $420.00 $630.00 $840.00
Source: ABC Audit, Sept. 2008 3x7 $588.00 $882.00 $1,176.00
The Times/Herald Size 1 Day 3 Days
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Publishes Thursdays 2x2 $112.00 $168.00 $224.00
CIRCULATION: 17,027 2x4 $224.00 $336.00 $448.00
. 3x5 $420.00 $630.00 $840.00
Source: ABC Audit, Sept. 2008 3x7 $588.00 $882.00 $1,176.00