TheBurg is a community magazine and daily online news site that covers the area in and around Harrisburg, Pa. The print issues are published monthly, typically a day or two before the beginning of the month. We distribute copies of TheBurg to more than 500 locations in the greater Harrisburg area, including in Dauphin, Cumberland, York, Lancaster, Lebanon, Adams, and Perry counties. Our current circulation for the print magazine is 20,000+.
Winner of Keystone Press Awards!
￼￼￼Over more than 10 years, TheBurg has built a reputation for quality reporting, writing and design as we serve our community in central Pennsylvania. We also have received the recognition of our peers, winning numerous Keystone Press Awards, which reward excellence in journalism. For the 2019 awards, TheBurg won 16 awards, including, for the fourth straight year, the prestigious Sweepstakes Award for best performance in our division.
Key monthly dates for TheBurg include:
- 1st of the month: TheBurg is fully distributed to more than 450 locations throughout greater Harrisburg.
- 10th of the month: Deadline for all copy, including “Community Corner” and “Happenings” event listings. Submit copy to firstname.lastname@example.org
- 15th of the month: Deadline for all advertising copy. Submit ads to email@example.com
Larry Binda is co-publisher and editor-in-chief of TheBurg. In this position, he is responsible for the day-to-day operations of TheBurg, including all editorial content.
Lauren Maurer is the Sales Director and is responsible for all advertising opportunities at TheBurg. She has a B.S. in Biology at Messiah College and a MPH at University of Pittsburgh. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 717-695-2621
Maddie Conley is a reporter and is responsible for producing news for the magazine and website. She has a B.A. in Journalism from Messiah College. Maddie can be reached at email@example.com.
Larry Binda is co-founder and editor-in-chief of TheBurg. He oversees all functions of the magazine, including editorial content, design and sales. He has worked for many newspapers and magazines, including as an editor, a staff writer and a contributor. Larry holds a bachelor’s degree from George Washington University and a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri.
Lauren Maurer is TheBurg’s director of sales, responsible for all aspects of the sales process. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Messiah College and a master’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh. Lauren is dedicated to making Harrisburg a great place to live, work and play. Contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org to reach your community with an ad!
Kelsey Tatge is TheBurg’s sales executive, responsible for developing new advertising accounts and assisting the director of sales. Kelsey also is our 3rd in the Burg coordinator. In this role, she oversees Harrisburg’s monthly arts and community event. She holds a bachelor’s degree in mass communications with a concentration in public relations from Bloomsburg University. Contact her at email@example.com to reach your community!
Megan Caruso is the creative director for TheBurg and is responsible for the overall art direction and design. This includes brainstorming artwork for each article, directing layout, photography and illustration. She believes TheBurg is a true reflection of the evolving culture in Harrisburg, and is excited to be part of such a positive and talented team. In addition to working with TheBurg, she is co-founder of Sprocket Mural Works.