Welcome to Beacon Media

Beacon Media Inc. is a consultative multimedia organization providing a wide array of services—advertising, event marketing, editorial coverage, and legal advertising. For over 20 years, Beacon Media has been a staple of Southern California. Daily pushing out the latest news and information, we inhabit the hyper-local niche of the San Gabriel Valley as well as broadcasting our content online to clients from all over the area—and even out of state! Our Pasadena Rose Parade website was a success for visiting tourists as well as local audiences.
In print and through digital media, Beacon’s portfolio of products and services enjoy widespread brand awareness and loyalty with more than 224,000 readers.
Beacon Media’s integrated solutions are comprised of print, digital, direct mail, and event marketing opportunities.
Because Beacon Media, Inc. is perpetually in growth mode, we provide the means to add targeted and qualified customers for your continued growth. Aside from our traditional products and services, we offer Beacon Merchant Solutions, a merchant card processing service, BizBeacon.com, FileDBA.com and more.
Our dedicated editorial staff, led by award-winning photojournalist and editor Terry Miller, publishes weekly newspapers in more than 20 cities, notably Pasadena Independent, Arcadia Weekly, Temple City Tribune, and Monrovia Weekly. Our seasoned reporters are passionate about providing the best coverage in politics, education, business, real estate, entertainment and health & fitness.
Our company’s vision is to be the leading source connecting your community to the world. We do that by providing excellent solutions and services to our clients and our communities. Join us to make an impact locally and globally!

Legal FAQ’s

by beaconmedia on March 9th, 2015

FAQs

Legals:

– Which legal ads do you publish?
DBAs (fictitious business name statements), name changes, probates, trustee sales, and ABC licenses.

– How much is it to publish a DBA (Doing Business As, or Fictitious Business Name Statement) in your paper?
Rates vary – please email legals@beaconmedianews.com for a free quote.

You can scan & email us your filed DBA to Legals@beaconmedianews.com, fax it to 626-301-0445, or bring it to our offices 125 E. Chestnut Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016. If you email or fax please make sure to give us your contact info, including phone number as well so we can reach you for payment.

– For how long does the DBA run in the newspaper?
4 weeks

– What’s the purpose of publicizing a DBA?
The publication is required by law. If the DBA is not published after the 30 day lead time, it expires and you will have to start the filing process all over again.

– How much do you charge for a name change?
Rates vary – please email legals@beaconmedianews.com for a free quote.

– For how long does a name change have to run?
3 weeks. The name change has to be published before the court hearing date.

– How much do you charge for a probate notice?
Rates vary – please email legals@beaconmedianews.com for a free quote.

– For how long does a probate notice have to run?
3 weeks. The notice has to be published within court hearing date.

– How much do you charge for a trustee sale?
Rates vary – please email legals@beaconmedianews.com for a free quote.

– How much do you charge for an ABC license?
Rates vary – please email legals@beaconmedianews.com for a free quote.

– Whom do I send my legal notice to?
Legals@beaconmedianews.com.

– How frequently do you publish?
We publish every Monday and Thursday.

– How much is it to publish my legal notice?
That depends on the type of notice – please email legals@beaconmedianews.com for a free quote.



Reader Testimonials

Monrovia residents and avid volunteers in the community speak to Beacon Media about the importance of community newspapers and why they read and inwardly digest our newspapers every week. Hal… Read More