The FORUM is a publication of the Blue Island Development Corporation (BIDC) supported solely by advertising and membership contributions.
Blue Island Development Corporation is a not-for-profit group dedicated to providing an informational, educational network that promotes racial and ethic harmony and the positive aspects of Blue Island.
Through The FOURM Newspaper and other BIDC sponsored programs, we intend to stimulate and strengthen our community and improve the quality of life in Blue Island.
The FORUM attempts to remain unbiased and does not offer support or contributions to one political party, but will report news and issues that are important to Blue Island residents.
FORUM circulation is 5,000 plus (audited); Readership 23,000.
2017 PUBLICATION SCHEDULE
January 25 Issue Deadline January 16
February 22 Issue Deadline February 13
March 22 Issue Deadline March
April 19 Issue Deadline April 10
May 24 Issue Deadline May 15
June 21 Issue Deadline June 12
July 19 Issue Deadline July 10
August 23 Issue Deadline August 14
September 20 Issue Deadline September 11
October 18 Issue Deadline October 9
November 15 Issue Deadline November 6
December 13 Issue Deadline December 4
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