Andrea Behling

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Andrea Behling is the managing editor of Madison Magazine. She manages production, oversees dining and drink coverage and helps create and post content to the web and to social media. Behling started her career at The Janesville Gazette as a copy editor and news reporter covering everything from prep sports to Interstate expansions. A UW-Whitewater graduate, Behling led The Royal Purple student newspaper as EIC for two years.


Dominique Lenaye opens Stoughton’s first Black-owned brick-and-mortar bookstore

Itty Bitty makes a big entrance.

Hatch Art House celebrates a decade with "10"-themed exhibit

Through March 10, "Ten, the Art Show" will feature Wisconsin artists' work inspired by the number 10.

🔥 Too hot for one list: Check out every Hot List from 2020

Browse the in-print versions of Madison Magazine's editors' picks page.

6 Madison things to help you start 2021 on the right foot

Take a look at what our editors are loving this month.

Love is patient, love is postponed

2021 might be the year of the rescheduled wedding.

At-home office overhauls moved to the top of the to-do list

The biggest design trend of 2020 was born out of necessity — people everywhere are giving their home offices a makeover.

Editor's Note: Moving forward into 2021

Forward we trudge into 2021, with gratitude, humanity and hope in our hearts.

Madison's Top Nurses 2020

We pay tribute to courageous and compassionate front line nurses who show up, lead and innovate to care for patients.

Top Nurses 2020: Nathan Bubenzer led throughout a crisis

Nathan Bubenzer of UnityPoint Health - Meriter received the leadership award.

6 Madison things we're loving this December

Take a look at some of our staff's favorite items.

Editor's Note: Taco pizza and other indulgences

That’s the thing about food traditions — very seldom do they have to do just with the food.

To survive winter restaurants need to reinvent

Change is on the horizon as the ‘gilded age’ of the local dining scene comes to a close and slow season approaches.

Tory and Kristine Miller announce new food concept within Estrellón

Miller Family Meat & Three born out of financial necessity and passion for Southern-style food

6 things to check out this November in Madison

Here's our monthly editor's picks!

New cocktail book encapsulates the bar culture we're currently without

A Q&A with "The United States of Cocktails" local author Brain Bartels

Terrence Adeyanju found an artful way out

He traded gang life for a path to self-discovery.

Editor's note: Proceed with caution

This unusual year has made the small details of everyday life stand out like never before.

See another side of the city in distinct neighborhoods

Consider a stay at one of these hotels in three distinct Madison neighborhoods.

The stars have aligned for new perfume, Eau de Wisconsin

Kristi Moe of the Monroe-based Zodica Perfumery combined more than 200 oils based on Wisconsin's natal chart to create a signature scent.

6 things to check out this October

October is here! Take a look at our editor's picks.

The difficult, fluid, consequential, incredibly uncomfortable path to going ‘back to school’

When it comes to sending students back to school during a pandemic, it’s proven impossible to have all the right answers.

Grace Coffee Co. moving into former Helbachs spot in Middleton

This fourth location is expected to open in November 2020.

Editor's note: Thanks, Neil

"He’s a man of resounding awareness, both of himself and the world around him."

Sept. 15 dubbed "Neil Heinen Day" in Madison

The official mayoral proclamation honors the retiring longtime local journalist

With 'tremendous sadness,' Vin Santo announces closing for 'foreseeable future'

The more than 22-year-old Italian restaurant in Middleton is certainly not the first or last local restaurant to close due to the persisting pandemic.

6 things to check out this September in Madison

Find prints, T-shirts and jewelry all created by local businesses.

Editor's Note: Distraction from the pandemic

As we approach the six-month mark of a pandemic no one thought would take us this long to outsmart, we’ve also been in search of new distractions.

6 Madison companies, products to check out in August

Shop these Black-owned businesses to celebrate August's National Black Business Month.

Editor's Note: Forever Changed

The tornadic path left by COVID-19 in particular has many saying “things will never be the same.”

MMSD builds a network to celebrate and connect alumni

The Madison Metropolitan School District and its foundation do much more outside (and beyond) the classroom.

Madison school district honors historic class of 2020

Madison Metropolitan School District partners with Morgan Murphy Media for a graduation like none before it.

Heinen: A message to the Madison graduates of 2020

Editorial director Neil Heinen offers words of wisdom for this year's graduating class.

Hot List: 6 things you'll want to check out this month

Enjoy a mural, cute camping cups and more from Madison businesses.

Why we're capitalizing the B in Black

National Association of Black Journalists updates its style guide, and we are, too.

Ways we cope with stress during COVID-19

We’ve found big and small ways to cope in quarantine.

Your 2020 stress-baking horoscope

Maybe you made this in quarantine, or maybe you should try to now.

Bake the stress away

Measured predictability might be why you’re seeing so many banana breads and sourdough loaves on your social feeds.

The Jacques Pépin in us all

Our inner home cook has been forced out of the woodwork by quarantine.