The Paper. is a free community-powered newspaper. Help us keep it that way by supporting us today.

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Monthly supporters free up journalists from fundraising so they can focus on the big stories that take longer to research and report. Just $10 per month is a great way to support local independent journalists.

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Give a one-time donation.

  • $100 covers the stipend for a reporter to cover one online or video story 
  • $50 covers the cost of ink for our printer every week (we use a lot of it!)
  • $25 buys coffee and donuts for the newsroom for the day

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Donations to The Paper. are not tax-deductible. But it does feel good to help.
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Sustaining members enjoy these benefits:

  • Access to the full print edition online before it hits newsstands each week
  • Morning news emails curated exclusively for email subscribers
  • Exclusive previews of new restaurants, events and activities (when those return!)
  • A warm fuzzy feeling from supporting local, independent journalism for your community