NewsTalk 870 KRLA-AM Radio Personalities to Appear at TOWNHALL 2005 - LA's Talkfest; Sunday, October 16, Event at the Alex Theatre in Glendale, Calif., Features Top Talkers Addressing Hot Topics, Sharing Candid Thoughts

Monday, August 15, 2005 9:00 am PDT
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 15, 2005--Four of syndicated talk radio's leading conservative voices -- Dennis Prager, Michael Medved, Hugh Hewitt and Mike Gallagher, heard locally on News Talk 870 KRLA-AM -- will come together on the same stage for an afternoon of insightful talk addressing the day's hottest issues. TOWNHALL 2005 - LA's Talkfest is scheduled for Sunday, October 16, at the Alex Theatre, 216 Brand Blvd. in Glendale, Calif. Moderator for the event will be 870 KRLA-AM News Director Larry Marino. Gates open at 1:00 p.m., with show time at 3:00 p.m. Guests are encouraged to arrive early and visit the 870 KRLA Pavilion, located in the courtyard outside the Alex Theatre.

"We're pleased to present such a distinguished panel at this inaugural TOWNHALL event," said Terry Fahy, vice president/general manager of the Salem Los Angeles cluster. "They share many ideals but come to their conclusions from very different points of reference. It should be extremely interesting to hear them speak their minds on the most timely topics of October 16, 2005."

Tickets to TOWNHALL 2005 - LA's Talkfest are $25 and $45 per person. Special VIP tickets, which include a pre-event reception and "meet and greet" with the panel plus premium seating, are $85 per person. For more information and to purchase tickets, go to or call the Alex Theatre box office at 818-243-ALEX.

NewsTalk 870 KRLA-AM is owned and operated by Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:SALM), headquartered in Camarillo, Calif., the leading U.S. radio broadcaster focused on Christian- and family-themed programming. Upon the close of all announced transactions, the company will own 104 radio stations, including 66 stations in 24 of the top 25 markets. In addition to its radio properties, Salem owns Salem Radio Network(R), which syndicates talk, news and music programming to approximately 1,900 affiliates; Salem Radio Representatives(TM), a national radio advertising sales force; Salem Web Network(TM), a leading Internet provider of Christian content and online streaming; and Salem Publishing(TM), a leading publisher of Christian-themed magazines. Additional information about Salem may be accessed at the company's website,

Mary Anderson-Harris, 818-729-9291
Salem Communications Corp.
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