Greater Harrisburg's Community Magazine


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
  • 15th of the month: Deadline for all advertising copy. Submit ads to

Our Staff


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 or 717-695-2621






Kelsey Tatge is the Sales Executive and 3rd in the Burg Coordinator. She can help your business reach your marketing goals. She can be reached at or 717-991-1660






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