Advertise With WBLQ

WBLQ 1230 AM is the only AM radio station licensed to Westerly, Rhode Island.  Also broadcasting on 103.1 FM, we serve Washington and Kent Counties in Rhode Island, and New London and Windham Counties in Connecticut.

WBLQ is community radio, offering talk programs from politics to sports, and music programs like soft rock, oldies, big band, classic rock, and blues. We also offer news and information every hour.

WBLQ 1230 AM broadcasts in C-Quam AM stereo, on 103.1 FM, as well as streaming, live online.

Why Advertise With WBLQ?

WBLQ’s target audience is TOTAL community.

Certain programs are geared toward our Senior Citizens and others are focused on other age groups including high school students. WBLQ is the home of The Morning Show, with conversations from controversial to informational to humorous.

WBLQ is owned and operated by DiPonti Communications, an independent broadcasting corporation from Westerly. Your business or organization will benefit from advertising on WBLQ. We have many marketing plans to suit your needs. Give us a call at 401-559-4619 or email

“I receive a tremendous amount of response daily.”


— Larry Vettelino

Servepro, Washington County Westerly

“We sold 10 cars in one month directly from advertising on WBLQ! I love the more powerful signal! Customers drive to Central because our advertising works on WBLQ!”

— Tyler Cartwright,

Central Auto Group General Sales Manager, Plainfield, CT

“My advertising agency has placed many of our local clients on WWRI over the years and they all get incredible results! I personally get a lot of feedback when our local clients air spots on the station. Obviously – people are listening! Plus, Chris DiPaola and his team are complete pros and awesome to work with!”

— Kimberly J. Poland

Founder & President, Poland Media Group

“Every day five people tell me they’ve heard my ad on WBLQ.”

— Steve Cersossimo

Granite Photo, Westerly

Our Listening Area


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You can listen to WBLQ live on-air or online. You can also listen to our podcasts.

Stay Connected With WBLQ

3 days ago

WBLQ 1230 AM
On WBLQ’s CHARIHO is LISTENING Potter Hill Dam - Councilors Hirst and Geary join Jean Gagnier tune in at 9am on WBLQ 1230AM - 103.1FM ... See MoreSee Less
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4 days ago

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Sparks flew at tonight's Westerly School Committee meeting during a discussion about critical race theory. The meeting was recessed briefly and a police officer had to intervene. Tune in tomorrow morning for the full story. ... See MoreSee Less
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6 days ago

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Westerly police chief Shawn Lacey has been sworn-in as interim town manager. He replaces Mark Rooney, who resigned earlier this month to take a job in his native Illinois. Tune in tomorrow morning for the full story. ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

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This Saturday's wblq programming schedule Saturday 9/18 SATURDAY WBLQ LINE UPWESTERLY'S ONLY RADIO STATION!Brian Sullivan early show with co-host Sabrina Fallah 6-7 AMBetty Jo Cugini with Ellen Madison talking about Babcock Smith House Auction, 710-730 AM. Westerly Police Chief Shawn Lacey 740-8 AMWBLQ Sports Report with Sal, Fed, Andrew, and the Doc in studio 8-9 AMSports Open Mike in studio with guest Westerly Bulldog Coach Stanley Dunbar and Gary Collins 9-10 AMThe Time Machine line up! With drop-in's from crazy Chris and Miss L. at Misquamicut Fall fest all weekendTommy Stafford 10-1Crazy Chris at Misquamicut Fallfest 1-4Cali Kid for DJ Gadget 4-7The Legendary Wolfman Jack 7-12 midnight ... See MoreSee Less
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Contact Us



(401) 322-9091


58B High Street

Westerly, RI