Media Outlets in Dayton, Ohio

If you are interested in buying media in Dayton OH, we’d love to help you. The market has it’s quirks- and we can help you get maximum exposure for the least amount of money. To contact The Next Wave, call 937.228.4433, or e-mail [email protected]
This list is not complete- but a work in progress. If you are a media outlet and believe you should be on this list- please let us know.

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TV Stations

WDTN Channel NBC 2: tel. 937.293.5121

WHIO Channel CBS 7: tel. 937.259.2111

WKEF Channel ABC 22: tel. 937.263.2662

WRGT Fox 45: tel. 937.263.4500

WBDT Dayton’s CW (formerly WB) : tel. 937.293.2101

WPTD Channel 16: tel. 937.220.1600

WRCX Channel 40 708 W. Hillcrest Ave. Dayton, Ohio 45406 tel. 937.640.1980

Flyer TV University of Dayton: tel. 937.229.2028

Cable is Time Warner Spectrum for the entire area. It is zoned, and they are on an interconnect that can extend over most of SW Ohio.

North of Dayton- telecommunications/cable provider, Miami, Shelby, Auglaize, Mercer counties tel: 937-658-6000


The Dayton Jewish Observer: tel. 937.610.1555

Single Source News: tel. 937.252.9433

Dayton Business Journal: tel. 937.528.4400

Dayton Daily News: tel. 937.222.5700

Dayton City Paper: tel. 937.222.8855 ceased operations Sep 2018

Dayton Weekly News: tel. 937.223.8060

La Jornada Latina: tel. 513.891.1000 x25 Covers Cincinnati, Dayton, Hamilton and Northern Kentucky

La Vanguardia Hoy: tel. 513.835.2481

Miamisburg News: tel. 937.866-3331

Oakwood Register: tel. 937.294.2662

Huber Heights Courier: tel. 937.236.4990

Vandalia Drummer News: tel. 937.890.6030

Xenia Daily Gazette: tel. 937.372.4444

Fairborn Daily Herald: tel. 937.372.4444

Englewood Independent: tel. 937.236.4990

Citizen USA (aka Christian Citizen USA) Monthly Christian focused paper
250 Cassel Rd.
Dayton OH 45377
(New Carlisle Office)

Enon Eagle: tel. 937.340.4535

New Carlisle Sun: tel. 937.845-3861 fax. 937.845-3577
(Kettering Office)

New Carlisle News: tel. 937-845-1709

Sugarcreek Bellbrook Times: tel. 937-372-4444

All 3 above newspapers ceased operations 2017

Centerville/Bellbrook Times: tel. 937.294-7000 fax. 937.294-2981

Kettering/Oakwood Times: tel. 937.294-7000 fax. 937.294-2981

Springboro Sun: tel. 937.294-7000 fax. 937.294-2981

All 3 above newspapers ceased operations July 2013

Beavercreek Current News: tel. 937.372.4444

West Milton Record: tel. 937.667-8512 fax. 937.667-8987

Weekly Record Herald: tel. 937.552.2205

Tipp City Herald: tel. 937.667-8512 fax. 937.667-8987

Register Herald, Preble county: tel. 937.456.5553

Wright Patterson AFB Skywrighter (Air Force Base Newspaper)

The Wright Flyer- Alternative to Skywriter: tel. 937-372-4444

Flyer News (University of Dayton): tel. 718.200.4213

WSU’s Guardian: tel. 937.775.5537

Clarion Newspaper (Sinclair Community College): tel. 937.512.2744

The Gold Torch (Central State University) tel. 937.376.6491

Wittenberg Torch:


Dayton Magazine
714 E Monument Ave #132
Dayton OH, 45402
tel. 937.329.9060

MVP Miami Valley Sports Magazine ???
tel. 937.429.1480

Focus On Business – Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
tel. 937.226.1444

Single Source News
Monthly free tabloid.
PO Box 340944
Dayton OH 45434
tel: 937.428.6694

Outlook Magazine
LGBT magazine, statewide
815 N HighSt., ste q
Columbus, OH 43215
tel. 614.268.8525 

LGBTQ magazine

Telephone Weekly Free Tabloid
700 E. Fourth St.

Dayton, Oh 45406
(937) 623-1824

Dayton B2B – monthly business magazine, published by Cox/Dayton Daily news
937.225.2249 Stopped publication in 2015

Oak and Ivy
Hasn’t yet published, Sep 2018

30 Garfield Place Suite 440
Cincinnati, OH 45202
tel. 513.421.2533

Radio Stations

(Cox Radio, Inc.)
WHIO 1290 AM: tel. 937.259.2111
WHIO 99.1 FM: tel. 937.259.2111
WHIO 95.7 FM: tel. 937.259.2111
WHIO 95.3 FM: tel. 937.259.2111
WZLR 95.3 FM: tel. 937.259.2111
WDKF 94.5 FM: tel. 937.224.1137

Alpha Media (Mainline broadcasting)
Radio One: tel. 937.294-5858 email: [email protected]
WDHT hot 102.9 FM: tel. 937.294.5858
WGTZ  92.9 FM: “Jack Format” tel. 937.294.5858
WING 1410 AM ESPN: tel. 937.294.5858
WING 102.9 FM: tel. 937.294-5858 fax. 937.297-5233
WCLI Click 101.5 FM: tel. 937.399-5300 or 937.653-5477
^Became 101.5 HANK FM: tel. 937.294.5858

(Clear Channel)
WLQT lite 94.5 FM: tel. 937.224.1137
WTUE rock 104.7 FM: tel. 937.224.1137
WMMX mix 107.7 FM: tel. 937.224.1137
WXEG new rock 103.9 FM: tel. 937.224.1137
WDKF hits 99.9 FM tel. 937.224.1137
WDSJ classics 106.5 FM tel. 937.224.1137
WIZE country 1340 AM tel. 937.224.1137
WBTT kiss FM 94.5: tel. 937.224-1137 fax. 937.224-3667
WONE sports 980 AM: tel. 937.224.1137

WDAO 1210 AM: tel. 937.222.9326
WBZI 1500 AM: tel. 1.888.740.9444, ext. 4

(Dayton Public Radio)
WDPR FM 88.1: Classical public tel. 937.496.3850
WDPG-FM 89.9: tel. 937.496.3850
WDPS- FM 89.5: tel. 937.542.7182  Dayton Public Schools Radio- M-F 9:15am to 4:30 PM on same freq as WQRP. Plays Jazz (for the most part)
WYSO 91.3 FM: tel. 937.767.6420 Public radio

WFCJ 93.7 FM: tel. 937.424.1640
WQRP 89.5 FM: Hispanic Christian – shares channel with WDPS which is daytime only

Low Power

WOXR 101.5/ 97.7: tel. 937.723.1139 Ultimate oldies:

Billboards/ Outdoor / Out of home

See AIR under Aerial ads at bottom of list as well

Add Truck – vintage truck with backlit posters. By the hour, day, week.
tel. 877.230.TRUCK

Brite Media -gas pump toppers, instore
tel. 212.725.6469
13805 1st Avenue North, Suite 800
Plymouth, MN 55441

Outfront Media- tel. 800.926.8834

Dayton Mall marketing: Sampling and Alternate out of home (in mall posters)
Marketing Director, Dayton Mall
2700 Miamisburg-Centerville Rd.
Dayton, OH 45459
tel. 937.433.9834

The Mall At Fairfield Commons
Beavercreek Ohio
In mall video ads through
tel. 877.768.5483
also the vendor for the Dayton Mall in mall video

Diocesan Publications, Inc (church bulletins)
tel. 1.800.282.5106

Gentle Breeze Hot Air Balloon Company
P.O. Box 245
Oregonia, OH 45054
tel. 513.932.9007

Key-Ads Outdoor Advertising: tel. 937.279.0465

Lamar Outdoor Advertising: tel. 937.228.9143

Digital video kiosks with HD screen, and touch screen. Provides optional mobile hotspot in hosts location.

Outdoor Media Consulting
PO Box 36577
Cincinnati OH 45236
has several malls under contract, including Tri-County, Dayton, Fairfield Commons, Eastland, Tower City and Richmond Town Square

Porter Advertising LLC – billboards
1609 Edison Ave, Hamilton OH 45011
tel. 513.284.4575
Richmond: tel. 765.962.3220

Root Outdoor Advertising: tel. 937.492.3012

Speedway and Super America in-store video displays (Speedway is a locally managed gas/minimart chain)
Managed by Capturion Network
tel. 800.268.3260
Ads on shopping carts in Kroger stores.

The Trivia Page
Laminated table cards in 9 local restaurants read this post for details.

Waltenburg Sign Co:
tel. 800.566.4162

Wilson Electronic Displays
Rolling LCD solutions
tel. 877.401.5649
300 Hamilton Ave. Dayton OH 45403

Greater Dayton RTA (bus ads)
tel. 855.4CA.TODAY
Now handled by Commuter Advertising
Also does audio in bus ads
424 E. Monument Ave.
Dayton OH 45402
tel. 937-424-8813

Bus Bench Advertising: tel. 937.964.8446

Direct Mail

Advo, Inc.:
tel. 1.866.230.7097

Reach Publishing Systems Inc:

Dayton Women’s Magazine:

Discover Dayton and the Region:
tel. 623.249.4220

Discover The Dayton Region (local site for above magazine)
P.O. Box 24503
Dayton, Ohio 45424
tel: 937-506-7242

Family Savings Magazine:
420 Davis Ave.
Dayton OH 45403

Housetrends magazine, direct mail, glossy
tel. 937.371.8666

JB Dollar Stretcher: Variety Store
tel. 937.252-6160

Living Arts
a publication of Culture Works, a local arts umbrella organization
Distibuted free- quarterly- glossy 4/c magazine
Contact is JBL Advertising dept.
937.424.0529 or 866.503.1966

Scoop Publications Co:
3085 Woodman Dr Ste 170
Dayton, OH 45420
tel. 937.294.8579

RSVP Publications:
806 E. Franklin St
Centerville OH 45459
tel. 937.312.1705

First Class:
tel. 937.434.3158

Kroger Register Tapes:
tel. 800.247.4793

Power Direct
Door hanger ad packs
tel. 877.737.8977

Seniors Guide–Dayton:
tel. 866.774.8433 or 804.674.5004

Town Planner–Beavercreek:
Pauler Communications, Inc.
3046 Brecksville Rd.
Bldg 2, Suite B1
Richfield, Ohio 44286
tel.  234.400.0068

Sports Teams

WSU Raiders:
tel. 937.775.2771

Wright State University

University of Dayton:
Dayton Flyers:
tel. 937.229.4969
Staff Directory

Dayton Bombers: ECHL Hockey Defunct as of Jun 2008

Dayton Dragons:
tel. 937.228.2287
Single A baseball farm team for the Cincinnati Reds

Dayton Dutch Lions, FC
tel. 937.530.2123

Dayton Dynamo, FC
tel. 937.369.0563
Play at Roger Glass Stadium in Dayton

Dayton Gems Defunct as of 2015
Double A hockey in the International Hockey League
Played at Hara Arena

Kil-Kare Speedway & Drag Strip:
tel. 937.429.2961

Dayton Indoor BMX Bicycle Track:
tel. 937.866.1414

Miami Valley Silverbacks: Indoor Football
Ceased in 2012 

The Marshals, National Indoor Football League
playing at Hara Arena in Trotwood (Dayton)
tel: 937-866-2410
Defunct – date unknown

Troy Bruins
Junior A hockey NJHL
Play at Hobart Arena in Troy
tel. 937.339.2911

Movie Theaters/ Drive–ins

Rave Motion Pictures

All ads handled by Screenvision These cinema’s used to be owned by “Showcase Cinemas”

Beavercreek, RC The Greene 14
4489 Glengarry Drive
Beavercreek, OH 45440

Huber Heights, RC Huber Heights 16
7737 Wayne Town Boulevard
Huber Heights, OH 45424

West Carrollton, RC Dayton South 16
195 Mall Woods Dr
West Carrollton, OH 45449

Cinépolis Dayton
10251 Penny Ln,
Miamisburg, OH 45342
tel: 937.865.9716
For On-Screen Advertising inquiries: [email protected]

Regal Cinemas Fairfield Commons:
tel. 844.462.7342

The Neon Movies:
tel. 937.222.8452

Historic Plaza Theater
33 South Main St.
Miamisburg, Ohio 45342

I-Max Theater:
tel. 937.253.4629

Dixie Drive-In Theatre:
tel. 937.890.5513

Danbarry Cinemas: 2 Theaters- Huber Heights North and Centerville/Miami Twp Behind Dayton Mall South.
tel. 937.233.3456
Danbarry Dollar Saver: tel. 937.291.2680
Onscreen ads handled by Screenvision:
Movies are all 2nd run- cheap tickets.

Page Manor Twin Cinemas:
tel. 937.253-2444
closed- may be reopening
demolished 2011

Englewood Cinemas:
tel. 937.836-0805
Closed 2015

Skyborn Cruise–In:
tel. 937.878-5022
Permanently Closed as of 2016

Park Layne Drive In Theatre
tel. 937.849-0551
Permanently Closed as of 2016

Melody 49 Drive in Theatre
tel. 937.833-5015
Permanently Closed as of 2016

By-Jo Theatre
tel. 937.855.7510

Little Art Theatre
tel. 937.767.7671

Mayflower Cinema I & II:
tel. 937.552.5848

Cinema 10:
tel. 937.325.7000

Chakeres Theatres Inc:
tel. 937.323.6447

Beaver Valley Cinemas (formerly Bargain Box Office Cinema)
3349 Seajay Drive
Beavercreek OH 45430
tel: (937) 426-0928
Demolished 2015

Aerial Advertising

High Signs Aerial Advertising
Hangar 35H,Box 3587
Cincinnati, Ohio 45201
tel. 513.721.3332
[email protected]

AIR Advertising Inflatable Resources
607 Shepherd Drive, 1A
Cincinnati, OH 45215
tel. 513.733.1201

Outdoor lighting- spotlights
AIR Advertising Inflatable Resources Nova light- motion, colors, strobes
607 Shepherd Drive, 1A
Cincinnati, OH 45215
tel. 513.733.1201

another list, with feeds of local outlets can be found here: