Advertise in the WBV Observer

Help support the community’s newspaper
We invite businesses and organizations to help sponsor this community effort through advertising in the Westlake | Bay Village Observer. We offer a number of affordable advertising options to help promote your goods or services and encourage patronage of our advertisers. In return, your advertising dollars help to offset the production costs associated with printing a newspaper which is written exclusively by our local citizens.
We are committed to providing exceptional customer service and offer 70+ years of combined experience and expertise in ad design and advertising to help promote your business.
For additional information, including ad sizes and rates, please call 440-409-0114 or email

What we are
The Westlake | Bay Village Observer is the only community newspaper owned, operated and written by the citizens of Westlake and Bay Village. It is produced by a dedicated group of residents and community advisors. We are involved in the community and committed to supporting local organizations and businesses.

Ad Artwork Specifications:
Ads should be submitted as high-resolution PDFs, with fonts, imported graphics and page layout information embedded in the file.

For production-related questions or to submit artwork, please contact the production staff at or reach us by phone at 440-409-0114.

Professional design services are also available.