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,, 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!


by beaconmedia on December 14th, 2014

We at Beacon Media offer several specialty magazines—on top of our regular news publications—throughout the year. All three issues are glossy-cover magazines that are inserted into our normal publications.


Readers’ Choice

Reader’s Choice is Beacon Media’s largest and most anticipated publication of the year!  Our most loyal readers choose their favorites in the San Gabriel Valley from restaurants to realtors, from dentists to dog groomers. Winners are announced and celebrated throughout the year.  Don’t miss this very special once-a-year advertising opportunity to showcase your business and to thank our readers for awarding you this very special honor!

For our annual Reader’s Choice edition, we offer ads:
-Full Page, Full Color: 10.2” x 12.8”
-Half Page, Full Color: 10.2” x 6.3”
-Quarter Page, Full Color: 5.1” x 6.3”



Spring/Fall Education Guides

Beacon Media publishes a Spring and a Fall Education Guide. This informative guide will reach over 100,000 affluent and influential readers throughout the San Gabriel Valley.
Content will include articles on public and private schools, supplemental education, academic support services and distant learning. These guides are designed to help families select the best educational opportunity for their school-age children K-12. This is an excellent opportunity to specifically target and inform this key demographic in the community about your company or organization.

For the Education Guides, we offer ads:
-Full Page, Full Color: 7.625” (W) x 9.5”
-Half Page, Full Color: 7.625” (W) x 4.68”
-Quarter Page, Full Color :3.681”(W) x 4.68”



From the Rose Parade to the Rose Bowl Game, every New Year starts in Pasadena. The Tournament of Roses is more than a parade and a football game. It is a tradition. For the communities, businesses and families that come together once a year for this spectacular event, it is a tradition they hold dear. We invite you to be a part of that tradition.
Our specifications do change as we continue to work and grow, so do contact us for the most up-to-date information!

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