Media in Boston

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The following is a list of media located in or serving Boston.

Newspapers[edit]

Daily[edit]

Weekly[edit]

Bi-weekly and monthly[edit]

Neighborhood papers[edit]

  • Allston-Brighton TAB[7]
  • Boston Guardian (effective successor of defunct Boston Courant)
  • Boston Sun[8] (formerly Back Bay Sun)
  • Beacon Hill Times
  • Charlestown Patriot-Bridge
  • Dorchester News
  • Dorchester Reporter
  • East Boston Sun Transcript
  • Fenway News
  • Hyde Park Tribune
  • Jamaica Plain Gazette[9]
  • Mattapan Reporter
  • Mission Hill Gazette
  • South End News
  • West Roxbury Transcript

Inner suburbs:

  • Arlington Advocate
  • Belmont Citizen-Herald
  • Brookline TAB
  • Cambridge Chronicle & TAB[10]
  • Cambridge Day[11]
  • Newton TAB
  • Somerville Journal
  • Watertown TAB

Outer suburbs:

College newspapers[edit]

Others[edit]

Radio[edit]

AM radio[edit]

Frequency (kHz) Call Sign Format
590 WEZE Religious programming
640 WTBU Boston University Info. Online & campus only.
680 WRKO Talk
740 WJIB Adult standards and pop oldies
800 WNNW Spanish Tropical
850 WEEI Sports
950 WROL Paid programming
1030 WBZ News/Talk
1060 WQOM Religious programming
1090 WILD R&B oldies
1120 WBNW Finance
1150 WWDJ Spanish Christian
1200 WXKS Business News
1260 WBIX Talk
1300 WJDA Religious programming
1330 WRCA Paid programming
1360 WLYN Paid programming
1410 WZBR Ethnic (Brazilian/Portuguese)
1430 WKOX Talk
1470 WAZN Paid programming
1510 WMEX Paid programming and sports
1550 WNTN Community-based
1570 WMVX Spanish-language contemporary
1600 WUNR Paid programming
1650 N/A Logan Int'l Airport Info. Vicinity of airport only.

FM radio[edit]

Frequency (MHz) Call Sign Format
88.1 WMBR Freeform/eclectic (MIT)
88.9 WERS Emerson College. Eclectic.
89.7 WGBH Boston's Local NPR (Public/News/Talk)
90.3 WZBC Boston College (Freeform radio/Democracy Now!)
90.9 WBUR Boston University NPR (Public/News/Talk)
91.5 WMFO Tufts University Radio (College radio/Freeform)
91.9 WUMB UMass Boston (Public/Folk)
92.5 WXRV Adult album alternative
92.9 WBOS Alternative rock
93.7 WEEI-FM Sports
94.5 WJMN Mainstream Urban (Jam'n 94-5)
95.3 WHRB Classical & variety
96.9 WBQT Rhythmic AC (Hot 96.9)
97.7 WKAF Urban AC (The New 97.7)
98.5 WBZ-FM Sports talk (98.5 The Sports Hub)
99.5 WCRB Classical (Classical Radio Boston)
100.7 WZLX Classic rock (Boston's Classic Rock)
101.7 WBWL Country (101.7 The Bull)
102.5 WKLB Country (Country 102.5)
103.3 WODS Top 40/CHR (103.3 AMP Radio)
104.1 WBMX Hot adult contemporary (Mix 104.1)
105.7 WROR-FM Classic Hits
106.7 WMJX Adult Contemporary (Magic 106.7)
107.3 WAAF Active rock
107.9 WXKS-FM Top 40/CHR (Kiss 108)

Television[edit]

Channel Call Sign Network Owner
2 WGBH PBS WGBH Educational Foundation
4 WBZ CBS CBS Television Stations
5 WCVB ABC Hearst Television
7 WHDH Independent Sunbeam Television
8 WBTS NBC NBC Universal
24 WFXZ-CD MundoFox Prime Time Partners
25 WFXT FOX Cox Media Group
27 WUNI Univision Entravision Communications
38 WSBK MyNetworkTV CBS Television Stations
44 WGBX PBS WGBH Educational Foundation
46 WWDP EVINE Live EVINE Live, Inc.
48 WYDN DayStar Daystar Television Network
56 WLVI CW Sunbeam Television
60 WNEU Telemundo NBC Universal
62 WMFP Cozi TV NRJ TV
66 WUTF-DT UniMás Univision Communications
68 WBPX-TV ION ION Media Networks

Local cable channels[edit]

See also[edit]

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