CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FairPoint Communications, Inc. (NasdaqCM: FRP), a leading communications provider, today announced it will release its 2011 third quarter results after the market close on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. The company will hold its earnings conference call at 10:00 a.m. (EDT) on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011. Participants should call (866) 804-6920 (US/ Canada) or (857) 350-1666 (international) at 9:50 a.m. (EDT) and enter the passcode 70534871 when prompted. The title of the call is the Q3 2011 FairPoint Communications, Inc. Earnings Conference Call. A telephonic replay will be available for anyone unable to participate in the live call. To access the replay, call (888) 286-8010 (US/ Canada) or (617) 801-6888 (international) and enter the passcode 31962362 when prompted. The recording will be available from Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011, at 1:00 p.m. (EDT) through Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, at 11:59 p.m. (EST). A live broadcast of the earnings conference call will be available online at www.fairpoint.com/investors. An online replay will be available shortly thereafter. About FairPoint Communications, Inc. FairPoint Communications, Inc., (NasdaqCM: FRP) is a leading communications provider of high-speed Internet access, local and long-distance phone, television and other broadband services to customers in communities across 18 states. Through its fast, reliable network, FairPoint delivers affordable data and voice networking communications solutions to residential, business and wholesale customers. FairPoint delivers VantagePoint(SM) services through its resilient IP-based network in northern New England. This state-of-the-art network provides an Ethernet connection that supports applications like video conferencing and e-learning. Additional information about FairPoint products and services is available at www.FairPoint.com. SOURCE FairPoint Communications, Inc.