The Chestnut Hill Local, owned by the Chestnut Hill Community Association, serves this vibrant and powerful community in Northwest Philadelphia and surrounding suburbs with the Local, an award-winning weekly newspaper,, a dynamic online and social media presence, and Welcome, a biannual full-color glossy newcomers magazine.

Opportunities at the Chestnut Hill Local offer the chance to be part of a strong, collaborative team deeply rooted in one of Philadelphia’s most popular communities and its surrounding suburbs.

The Local also offers both paid and unpaid internships for college and high school students thanks to the Anna Fisher Clark Fund administered by the Chestnut Hill Community Fund.

Opportunities include:


The Chestnut Hill Local is seeking a dynamic person with a proven track record of sales success to join our advertising team. Candidate should be familiar with working on deadlines, be goal-oriented and posses the ability to work independently to achieve departmental goals.

Newspaper, sales and/or advertising background a plus.

Interested individuals should submit resumes to and tell us why you would be a good fit for this position.


The Chestnut Hill Local seeks a part-time representative for its classified advertising department.

Individual must be detail-oriented, customer-service driven and computer literate. Duties include assisting customers with placement of classified ads, resolicitation of ads and handling payments. Availability on Mondays is required. 

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and resume to Leisha Shaffer at