Wednesday Journal, Inc., publisher of community news on Chicago’s West Side and Near West suburbs, has an opening for an editor/reporter. This is a full-time job covering Forest Park and River Forest.

You will be reporting on village government and schools, business and community. Reporting will be published on digital, print and social platforms. 

We are looking for a person who loves community journalism, sees its power and its storytelling connections in an engaged community. 

We are an independent company, founded in 1980, adapting rapidly in a digital world while rooted in communities we have helped shape. Bring your energy and ideas, strong work ethic, enjoy a sense of ownership and discover the pleasures and satisfactions of doing good work.

We’re paying $30,000 plus decent benefits.

Send us a cover letter explaining why you’re interested and your resume to Dan Haley, editor and publisher, at