The Stratford Star, a newspaper devoted solely to Stratford, is published each Thursday. Daily updates on Stratford news are posted at Residents may sign up to receive Stratford Star news alerts via e-mail and follow the Star on Twitter and Facebook.

A regional publication, The Connecticut Post, is published by the Hearst Corporation in Bridgeport.

Government programming is on Channel 79.

News12 Connecticut, a Cablevision channel, sometimes has stories on Stratford, as do WTNH, the ABC affiliate in New Haven; WFSB, the CBS affiliate in Hartford; WVIT, the NBC affiliate in Hartford; and the New York channels, WABC, WCBS and WNBC.

WICC-AM 600, regularly has programs addressing Stratford issues. Regional news is also available on WCBS-AM 880.

A website called Stratford Patch posts items about town.