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Unique monthly visitors

15,000

E-newsletter

  • No

Revenue

  • $50,000 or less

Primary revenue sources (50% or more)

  • Local advertising

Secondary revenue sources (20-49%)

  • Local advertising

Smaller revenue sources (less than 20%)

  • Local advertising

Ad products

  • Traditional Web display advertising sold directly by your organization

Last Publisher Update

  • 2016-04-01 07:24:15 UTC

LymeLine.com
Shoreline Web News LLC

LymeLine.com has been covering community news for the towns of Lyme and Old Lyme (which chare a school system) in southeast Connecticut since 2003. Our tagline is 'Updated Daily Or As News Happens." Publisher Olwen Logan launched a sister site in 2009 for the nearby communities of Chester, Deep River and Essex, which also share a s school system: ValleyNewsNow.com  Revenue: Advertising.

City

Old Lyme

State

Connecticutt

Zip code

06371

Year launched

2003

Tax status

  • LLC

Geographic scope

  • Community or town

Other geographic focus

LymeLine.com covers two towns.
ValleyNewsNow.com covers three.

Scope of coverage

  • Cover general local news

Topics of coverage

  • Education & schools
  • Entertainment & arts
  • Government & politics

Watchdog journalism?

  • No

Site Twitter handle

@LymeLine

Effective engagement practice

Many readers have our sites set as their homepages.
Facebook & Twitter work well for us to engage a broader audience.

In the news

This piece generated a story on WTNH News Channel 8, which was then picked by CNN - LymeLine was credited with sourcing the story in all the resulting articles/broadcasts:
"Very Rare Sturgeon Found on Bank of Connecticut River in Lyme:"
http://lymeline.net/2014/04/very-rare-sturgeon-found-on-bank-of-connecticut-river-in-lyme/