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Chester County Press

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Chester County Press - Founded in 1866, The Chester County Press is the oldest and largest weekly newspaper in Chester County, Pennsylvania and with its historical significance, continued outstanding news coverage and loyal readership; it remains the single most efficient newspaper advertising buy in the area. The Chester County Press’s paid readership reaches the following communities: Avondale, Chadds Ford, Chatham, Cochranville, Jennersville, Kelton, Kemblesville, Kennett Square, Landenberg, Lewisville, Lincoln University, Longwood, Lenape, West Grove, Mendenhall, New London, Nottingham, Oxford, Toughkenamon, Unionville and the neighboring communities in Southern Lancaster County, Hockessin, Delaware and Rising Sun, Maryland.

Ad Pro Inc. is a southern Chester County, Pennsylvania based publishing group. Our high tech office and production facility is conveniently located in the Jennersville or West Grove area. Jennersville is strategically located near Old Baltimore Pike and Route 796. We are 25 miles from Wilmington, 18 miles from Newark and 20 miles from Elkton.

Ad Pro Inc. publishes the following weekly newspapers, seasonal magazines and specialty publications.


All Ad Pro magazines are “coffee table”, keepsake publications designed using quality gloss covers, and center spreads that attract premium advertisers and the inside printed on high bright paper that appeals to the smaller advertiser that wants high quality color reproduction without the higher costs of gloss. Each edition comes out bi-annually in the spring/summer and fall/winter. 90% of the distribution is direct saturation mail within specified zip codes with significant free distribution at participating stores and newsstands.

Each of magazines offer “hyper local” news from each community in the form of features, profiles, history, entertainment and home and garden stories. Please use the advertise tab and form to request more details on any or all of our publications.

LANDENBERG LIFE –  (Landenberg,_Pennsylvania) - This magazine covers the 19350 and 19347 zip codes. *Formally Landenberg Today

KENNETT SQUARE LIFE– (Kennett Square Pennsylvania) Kennett Square Today covers the 19348 and 19375 zip codes  *Formally Kennett Square Today

CHADDS FORD LIFE - (Chadds Ford, PA.) Chadds Ford Life covers 19317 and parts of the Unionville - Chadds Ford School District.

NEWARK LIFE – (Newark Delaware) Newark Life covers  the 19711 and 19713 zip codes

MIDDLETOWN LIFE – (Middletown Delaware) Middletown Life covers the 19709, 19730 and 19734 zip codes

GREENVILLE & HOCKESSIN LIFE – (Greenville, DE Hockessin, DE) Greenville & Hockessin Life covers the 19707 and 19807 zip codes

CECIL COUNTY LIFE - Cecil County Life covers all of Cecil County Maryland, including the towns of Elkton, Rising Sun, Chesapeake City and North East, MD.

Specialty Publications

Health & Medical Guide – an annual digest of health and medical information for Chester County.

Home & Garden Life - a Spring guide for the area's home and garden services. This comprehensive directory will feature advertising information from local home, garden and home improvement services.

Event Guides

Official Mushroom Festival Guide - This magazine is printed under the guidance of the Mushroom Festival Committee (see every September.  It serves as the main source of information about the Kennett Square Mushroom Festival.  The Mushroom Festival is one of the largest food festivals in the Mid-Atlantic states with an annual attendance of over 100,000 people.

Unionville Community Fair, Farm Show and Rodeo - An annual event guide promoting the agricultural heritage of the Southern Chester County region. Publishing a month before the event held on the first weekend of October.

Kennett Run Event Guide - An annual guide for the notable Kennett Run held every spring in downtown Kennett Square and nearby Anson Nixon Park.

Middletown Peach Festival - The official guide to the Middletown, Delaware  Olde-Tyme Peach Festival held every August.  Benefits the Middletown Historical Society.

Chamber Of Commerce Publishing
Cecil County Chamber of Commerce - Annual Business Directory and Community Guide.

The Oxfordian - Oxford Area Chamber of Commerce bi annual magazine.   

Western Chester County Life - The Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce bi annual magazine.

Connections-  The all new bi annual business magazine by the Southern Chester County Chamber of Commerce. 

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