Active Moms AZ Blog
az events + activities + day trips + dining
What makes Active Moms AZ Blog unique is publisher and native Phoenician Katrina Sherk’s love of being a Mom, passion for finding and doing things (educational, inspirational, athletic, artistic, historical things + more) and sharing these experiences with her readers using sharply focused but stylized, oversized photographs paired with minimalist copy that makes for a quick but lively read. Key to the blog’s success is an ongoing engagement with readers in the form of contests that encourage readers to interact with the brand and its advertisers on the blog and on social media and weekly emails to 10,000 subscribers. Est. 2002. Stats available upon request.
Active Moms AZ Blog offers Local First Members 15% off all advertising. Contact: Katrina Sherk by email or text 480.593.0108.
AmigosNAZ provides information for and about the vibrant and diverse Hispanic community in Northern Arizona. We are the only source for local news, local entertainment, local health and education issues impacting the Hispanic community in Northern Arizona.
LFA MEMBERS: Buy ads for just $20 (Normally $50). Contact Frank X. Moraga at [email protected] or 928-814-8185.
We focus on the good news and people in Arcadia, Biltmore, and the Camelback Corridor.
The Arcadia News is an award-winning monthly newspaper for one of the most desirable communities in Phoenix: Arcadia. We reach 50,000 readers per month, 70% of them via direct-mail and 30% in targeted neighborhood racks.
Celebrating 25 years in 2017, the paper is owned and operated by Arcadia residents. This special monthly tabloid has won nearly 100 local and national awards for our design, photography and editorial. Our readers are mostly young families and professionals in their prime spending years, who understand that they support their community newspaper by patronizing advertisers.
Advertising ranges from classifieds to full-pages or custom inserts. Many of our advertisers have been with us for 10-20 years. Call us and let’s see if we are a good fit for your marketing plan.
Mention Local First Arizona and receive the following special: 50% off COLOR on your first ad.
Contact: Roni Mier: [email protected] or 602-840-6379
Arizona Jewish Post
Southern Arizona's award-winning Jewish newspaper.
Founded in 1946, the award-winning Arizona Jewish Post brings readers a lively mix of local, national and international news, features and analysis, with an emphasis on local news. We are biweekly, publishing 24x per year. Learn more.
10% off for Local First Arizona members, additional discounts possible. Contact: Berti' Brodsky: email or 520-319-1112, ext. 136
AZ-TV 7/Cable 13 KAZT
Full lineup of classic comedies and entertainment, local morning talk.
There's no more affordable way to advertise in the Phoenix market than by using The Morning Scramble! Airing each weekday morning from 8-9am, The Morning Scramble is hosted by Valley legend Pat McMahon, Lisa Schneider-Cipriano, and Sandy Moss. Learn more.
LFA members receive 15% off any broadcast outreach. For more information on how to purchase segments on the show, please contact Dave Ware by email.
eat. drink. wander.
Designed for everyone from the consummate foodie to the hungry locavore, Bite Magazine is all about celebrating Arizona's food and drink scene. With compelling stories and stunning photography, Bite satisfies readers' cravings for restaurants, chefs, dishes, drinks and destinations, and showcases the best Arizona has to offer. Learn more.
For LFA members: Event and programming sponsorship opportunities available. Contact: Michelle Jacoby by email or 602-821-9164
Copper Area News Publishers
We publish 4 weekly, 2 monthly, 1 quarterly and 2 annual publications covering Eastern Pinal, Central Gila and extreme Northwest Pima counties. Learn more.
Special offer for Local First Arizona members: 20% discount on rate sheet rates. Cannot be combined with other discounts. Contact: Mila Besich-Lira, email or 480-745-1055
Discover the Phoenix Region
Local Focus Global Reach
Discover the Region enjoys a loyal fan base of regular readers and users. It is a multi-media publication featuring website, print, digital and Smartphone app technology creating a multi-faceted user experience. Enhanced by a comprehensive directory and local news feeds, Discover the Region draws consistent readership and referrals. Learn more.
For LFA members: "Best of Section" 2 business can share the 2 page discount $500.00 each. Best of 2016 Advertorial for the Print magazine - LFA members get a 15% discount off of the rates listed. Contact: Jodie Wilson, 623.670.2570 or email
Downtown Radio 99.1 FM
The antidote to corporate radio
Downtown Radio is a unique community-sponsored radio station that focuses on playing great music that doesn’t get played on commercial radio. It also has a mission to reduce the stigma associated with seeking help for mental and emotional health issues.
Offer for Local First members: 10% off regular rate for underwriting announcements.
Contact: Jason LeValley, 520-820-3482, [email protected]
Echo Magazine / Ace Publishing
Arizona's Largest LGBT Magazine & Website
Echo Magazine celebrated 25 years in 2014, we are Arizona's most widely read and respected LGBT publication. We have featured more original content than any other LGBT publication in our state. Echo is available FREE at more than 200 newsstands, street boxes, and businesses throughout Arizona. Our articles are also available in college and research libraries in EBSCO's databases. Our website and digital edition allow us to extend our reach worldwide on EchoMag.com. Learn more.
Local First AZ members: 10% off rates. Contact: Ashlee James, email or 602.266.0550 ext. 103
Edible Baja Arizona
Celebrating the foodways of Tucson and the borderlands.
Edible Baja Arizona is a magazine celebrating the foodways of Tucson and the borderlands. Published every other month, Edible Baja Arizona features an array of well-researched stories and stunning photographs that celebrate the joys of eating locally, explore the rich food heritages of Baja Arizona, and advocate for the importance of relocalizing our food shed. Press run: 26,000, readership: 75,000+. Learn more.
30% discount on first ad for any Local First Arizona member signing a one-year (6x) contract of a quarter page or larger. Contact: Kate Kretschmann, (520) 829-4929 or email
Celebrating seasonal local food in the Valley
Reach 40,000 locally-focused, food-obsessed readers. Haven't seen the magazine? Ask us to mail you a copy of the new issue. Learn more.
For LFA members: Receive a free logo ad on our website and a special landing page in our digital edition when you purchase an ad in our print edition.
Are you a restaurant purchasing from local farmers and producers? Ask for an invitation to our Local Fare Dining Guide and about special Local First rates. E-mail Edible Phoenix or call (602) 361-7363.
West Valley's Premier Community Magazine
Estrella Publishing produces west valley's premier and preferred community magazines; From Your Neighbors, For Your Neighbors. We have a variety of publications that are available to you. Our magazines are produced in full color on high quality matte recycled paper and delivered by mail directly to homes and businesses in their respective communities. We have a distribution of 46k monthly and our readership is 115k+. We offer the lowest advertising prices in the West Valley with the greatest readership and distribution. Learn more.
For Local First AZ members: 25% discount on any 12-month advert agreement in any of 8 west valley community publications, not including advert graphics.
10% discount on March 2017 for Spring Training Special Edition!
Contact: Al Uretsky, 623.594.9283 or email
Green Living Magazine
Your Conscious Resource
Green Living magazine is an eco-conscious lifestyle magazine centered around your daily life and the way you express yourself as you Live, Work, and Play green. Our mission is to Educate, Empower and Inspire our readers to make eco-conscious choices for a healthy life and healthy planet. Our content is modern and we reach 95,000 people per issue with our print and digital circulation. Our magazine is distributed throughout the entire state of Arizona. Learn more.
Local First Special Offers:
10% off print and digital ads. 10% off print and digital subscriptions. 10% off Greenie Memberships. 10% off sponsor booths at our monthly launch parties and our annual Simple Solutions Summit.
Promote your holiday offer in Green Living Gift Guide! Contact [email protected] for details.
Good News Radio Broadcasting
Good News Radio
We are the only locally owned radio group in Tucson. We own KVOI (news/talk), KCEE (pop classics), KLOVE (positive and encouraging) and KGMS (Christian talk). We are very active in our community and working to transform Tucson into a more prosperous community with high paying jobs and to become the safest and best place to raise a family.
Committed to serving Southern Arizona with great programming and community involvement. We look for clients that share our values of community service, integrity and serving people as our top priority.
Special offer: matching schedule with 6 month agreement
Contact: Chris Lidberg at (520) 791-7214 or email.
In Business Magazine
If you work, invest or earn money in any way - You're INBusiness.
In Business Magazine and inbusinessmag.com are the Greater Phoenix business and industry resources for all, from start-up business owners to CEOs. In Business Magazine helps them navigate and prepare for growth through our in-depth content on leadership and management, sales and marketing, human resources, technology, finance and communications, while inbusinessmag.com is the online connection to business resources. In Business Magazine is read by more than 177,000 readers each month.
In Business Magazine and InMedia Company will offer all Local First Arizona Members a 20-40% discount on advertising in In Business Magazine and on InMedia Company marketing services. Contact: Rick McCartney, (480) 588-9505 or email.
The most comprehensive information source in Sedona and the Village of Oak Creek.
InTown.TV provides you with the information you want to plan your day, your vacation, or your shopping experience. InTown.TV screens are located exclusively in high traffic locations in Sedona and the Village of Oak Creek, such as restaurants, bars, cafes, fitness centers, entertainment venues, supermarkets, and more.
LFA members special: 15% discount on our standard advertising rates. Contact Daniel Hochstein at [email protected].
Your Community Weekly Serving Greater Phoenix and Northern Arizona
Educated, engaged, successful Arizonans have been reading the family-owned Jewish News of Greater Phoenix for the past 67 years. Owner and publisher, Jaime Stern, leads an award-winning professional staff, bringing a new vision to the original community paper serving the Jewish community of Greater Phoenix and Northern Arizona. Jewish News readers value our timely and accurate digital and print publications.
For Local First Arizona members: 40-50% discount on summer advertising. Contact Jennifer Starrett at 602-870-9470, ext. 4009 or email
KJZZ 91.5 FM
Local and national news, jazz, and entertainment.
Advertising with KJZZ works for your local business:
Cliff will help you plan an effective schedule to reach this better-educated, more-affluent audience and take advantage of any ongoing specials or discounts; Happy to answer general questions about utilizing radio; Entry level for an ongoing schedule is in the $600/month range; Access to over 400,000 better educated listeners per week; Duplicate schedules on KBAQ (classical) available for a small add-on.
SUMMER SUCCESS CAMPAIGN: Save up to 35% on underwriting on KJZZ!
INDEPENDENTS WEEK SPECIAL: Get 12 spots on KJZZ and KBAQ during Independents week for just $300! Details
Contact: Alex Ludena, [email protected] or 602.824-9485.
News and Classical Music
KNAU is the premier source of balanced, accurate information, civilized discourse, and cultural inspiration in northern Arizona. We reflect the distinctive qualities of our region and operate in efficient and sustainable ways.
Local First Arizona Members: KNAU will provide a 10% discount on advertising rates to new underwriters of KNAU that are members of Local First Arizona.
Contact: Eric Wolverton, (928) 523-2334, [email protected]
KRIM 96.3 FM
Community Radio for a Community That Cares
KRIM 96.3 is a Low Power FM (LPFM) community focused radio station, the first LPFM station in the state of Arizona. The station is fully funded by the community it serves through the non-profit corporation, Payson Council for the Musical Arts, Inc. All contributions, underwriting, sponsorships, or other financial support to KRIM is fully tax deductible. Sponsorship Identifies Your Company as Socially Aware - An association with KRIM, with its renewed commitment to the community, identifies your company as a civic and community-minded organization with an interest in the public that goes beyond simply selling a product or service. Learn more.
KRIM LFA Underwriting Special: Local First Arizona Members receive $50 Off a $200 Advertising package.
Contact: Chris Higgins, email or call 928.978.0356
KXCI 91.3FM Community Radio
Tucson's Community Radio
KXCI is Tucson's Community Radio and offers unique underwriting advertising packages that allow us to share information about your company, products and services to our 30,000 local listeners.
LFA SPECIAL: LocalFirstAZ KXCI Spot Block Package: 25 Announcements to air on KXCI (Mon.- Sun. 5a-8p) Total Cost $350. Members can book more than one Spot Block Package. Contact: Leah Rhey, Director of Underwriting Sales 520-808-4337 or email.
Mrs. Green's World
Creating a community of people who care about the planet.
Through her all green talk radio show, website, enewsletter, blog, Facebook and Twitter, Mrs. Green informs and connects individuals and businesses in the movement toward global sustainability. She promotes supporting local business as key to creating sustainable communities. The show highlights ordinary people doing extraordinary things to improve the health of people and the planet.
Specials for Local First Arizona Members: 20% off ads on the website/newsletter; Discounts for show sponsorship or other MGW packages will be considered on a case by case basis; Contact: Kelly KIng, (520) 230-3977 x3 or email
NetNeighborhood TV brings together businesses, advertisers, and customers in a new and exciting way through the power of custom TV channels. We provided local restaurants, health clubs & spas, medical offices, retail spaces and more with a custom TV channel to present their own messaging and a blend of entertainment content, while we have space for other local businesses like real estate agents, landscapers, medical, and other service providers and products.
For Local First AZ members: 1 month free with 6 month contract (paid upfront)
Contact: Will Worosylla, [email protected] or 480.248.6988
ON Media Publications
Your advertising will reach an upscale & educated arts audience in a captive setting.
Premier publisher of Audience Programs for the Performing Arts.
Locally owned, ON Media, annually publishes over a million programs at no cost to the arts groups. Audience Programs consist of performance-related content & advertisements from local & national businesses. The programs enable the arts patron the opportunity to see a rich & diverse cross-section of companies. The advertiser understands the unique advantages that the programs offer, namely the ability to reach an upscale & educated audience in a captive setting, and the ability to demonstrate their support for the local arts by partnering with ON Media. Learn more.
For Local First Arizona members: Receive a 15% discount on advertising! Contact Lesley Bennett by email
The Pulse 88.7FM
Everybody's Listening. Stream us LIVE at www.pulseradio.fm.
Local First Arizona Member Marketing Packages
Signature: 3 months of advertising with 45-60 mentions per month (1-2 per day); $800 for Local First Arizona Members
Signature Plus: 3 months of advertising with 70-85 mentions per month (3-4 per day); Website ad on Pulseradio.FM or 1/8 flyer ad on our quarterly flyers; $1,500 for Local First Arizona Members
Signature Ultimate: 6 months of advertising with 100+ mentions per month (4+ per day); Website ad on PulseradioFM.com plus additional social media promotions.; 1/8 flyer ad on our quarterly flyers; $2,500 for Local First Arizona Members.
Contact: Bre Bullis, email or 480-461-6771
Phoenix Dog Magazine
We connect businesses to the pet-loving community
Fun and informative, the Phoenix Dog magazine connects the local pet community. Business and non-profits can reach a 30K+ readership of pet lovers. 87% of pet owners are more likely to buy products from pet-friendly business! Read cover to cover, your ad is seen through the positive lens of the magazine!
Do you love animals, but we’re not your market? Sponsor a story that is your passion, Kids and Dogs, Veterans and Dogs, Seniors and Dogs, or Dogs and Their Celebrity Owners!
Your ad helps us support all the local pet non-profits and keep pets from being destroyed. Support the Paws Cause!
Local First AZ Special Offers: 10% off print and digital ads. 10% off sponsor booths at our launch parties and our Pet Business Professional Networking Yappy Hours. Promote your holiday offers in our Holiday Gift Guide! Contact: Cathy Davila, (602) 418-8939, [email protected]
Raising Arizona Kids
Your families resource for local stories, events, parenting information and much more!
For more than 26 years, RAISING ARIZONA KIDS magazine has been the leading resource for Arizona families. RAISING ARIZONA KIDS is the only local parenting resource that is mailed directly to the homes of parents and the places they frequent; publishes the annual SCHOOLS, ETC. guide to Maricopa County Schools; provides the Valley's most active website presence for families, with more than 680,000 page views each month at raisingarizonakids.com; has won numerous Arizona Press Club Awards over its 25-year history, include a record eight in 2011.
Local First Members receive 10% OFF our lowest rates on ALL products. Print, Web Advertising, eNewsletter, Exclusive eNewsletter. Contact: Brandy Collet, email or 480-991-5437 x201
Arizona's top resource for food and beverage lovers in and around Tucson.
Tucson Foodie provides special food and drink features, promotes food related events, and covers general food news. Over 30,000 people per month visit Tucson Foodie.
For Local First Arizona members: 20% off any 12 month contract. 10% off a 6 month contract.
Adam Lehrman, 520-250-1545 or email
Welcome Home AZ Magazine
Target 75,000 of the Newest Homeowners
Welcome Home AZ Targets ONLY New Homeowners! All of these people are new to their neighborhood and most are new comers to Arizona. They all are looking to establish new relationships with companies they can TRUST! New homeowners want to take pride in their new home and their new city. They want to do business with local companies, they just don't know who you are. Together we can get your name in front of 75,000 of the newest homeowners in the valley. Contact: Sam Kladis, 480-570-2539 or email
Citywide 75,000 New Homeowners: Local First Rate = $1,500
Zoned 30,000 New Homeowners: Local First Rate = $600
Special sized ads for Local First: Business Card Size: Citywide $300 Zoned $150. Quarter Page: Citywide $500 Zoned $250
Bear Essential News
Arizona's Largest Family and Educational Newspaper for 34 years.
With two editions printed every month (Phoenix and Tucson), Bear Essential News is a free publication that is delivered directly into over 600 elementary and middle schools across Arizona. You can also find it available at family friendly businesses, libraries, museums, and city park and rec centers. Learn more.
Local First members receive 20% off for 1 zone or 40% off for 2 zones (Phoenix and Tucson editions). Contact Terri Anderson for further information: email or 480.406.5540
KAET Arizona PBS
Eight delivers on-air, online, in schools and in the community.
Buy two (2) weeks, get the third (3rd) week at No Charge!
Promote your business to the PBS viewer with a 15-second on-air credit on any of Eight's three (3) channels.
1/HD Quality children's and news/performance programming.
2/Create featuring PBS's most popular how-to programming.
3/World News/Public Affairs programming from NOVA, Frontline and more!
Contact: Janine Haley at email or 602-496-6202
Northern Arizona's foremost arts & news magazine.
Like no other, it is the all-encompassing variety monthly, chocked full of quality writing & stunning visual reproduction. Readers can expect unparalleled arts & music coverage, thought-provoking community news & profile features, short fiction & columns completely original to Arizona's upper latitudes. The NOISE distributes 13,000 copies monthly throughout Northern Arizona, with a total readership of 42,120 in 15 communities in the region, serving a regional population of 169,000 Arizonans with over 10 million domestic & foreign tourists visiting annually. We distribute at 243 high-traffic locations, coffee shops, restaurants, pubs, gas stations, hotel lobbies, bookstores, grocery stores, & college campuses. Learn more.
Special for LFA Members: Ask for the $99 Full Color Local First Special; or take a look at our Media Kit and receive 23% off any regular size/frequency combo. Call 928-634-5001 or email
Zócalo Tucson Magazine