Maija Inveiss

Associate Editor

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Maija Inveiss is an associate editor at Madison Magazine. She started as an intern in February 2017 before transitioning into her role as digital content editor for Madison Magazine in June 2017. She’s been an associate editor since January 2021. Maija manages all food and dining coverage for Madison Magazine, along with curating online content, overseeing social media accounts, managing Madison Magazine’s website and newsletters and supervising/writing cover and feature stories. She also writes a monthly print column called “Madison Maker.” Maija graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with degrees in Journalism (reporting and strategic communications) and French in May 2017. Working for the Daily Cardinal, Madison Commons and the Badger Herald, Maija gained experience with feature writing and news coverage. In her free time, Maija celebrates her Latvian heritage by singing and folk dancing with the Milwaukee group Metieniņš.


A Madison maker’s love of the loom

Courtney Cosgriff uses weaving as a creative outlet when she’s not behind the desk at the Waunakee Public Library.

Long-time downtown optical shop moves, cites decline of State Street as cause

After nearly 40 years on State Street, Madison Optometric Center relocated.

Threshold to close, A Room of One’s Own to move into its space

After six years on Atwood Avenue, Threshold is set to close March 31.

Local hotels create special offers, experiences for ‘Madison Minication’

Destination Madison partners with 17 lodging properties.

Breese Stevens Field to launch socially distanced concert series

Guests can reserve pods for up to four people instead of traditional tickets.

7 local offerings to satisfy your cocoa cravings

Move over, Swiss Miss — local chocolatiers have created elevated renditions of a favorite marshmallowy winter treat.

Overture Center announces lineup in Broadway season

'Hamilton: An American Musical' set to return as the final show of the season.

Jay Kang’s woodworking business centers around rescuing

When Jay Kang of Rescued Woodworks 608 says it all started with a dog, he truly means that everything changed once he, his wife and his son adopted a dog.

SHARE: Post your Madison in the snow pictures

It's a snowy day today in the Madison area! Share your pictures and tell us how you plan to enjoy the snowy weather.

Madison’s meals for the modifiers

Whether you’re sticking to plant-based cuisine, avoiding gluten, cutting out dairy or trying to live a healthier lifestyle in 2021, this is your go-to guide to alternative eating in the city.

Your guide to plant-based dining in Madison

Boost your meals with more vegetables through a plant-based diet.

Local chefs, bakers partner together in cookie box collaboration to raise funds for Harambee Village

21 businesses will come together for this year's Culinary Ladies Collective cookie grab.

The Nitty Gritty launches new virtual restaurant concept

Cluck opens Wednesday on EatStreet, Uber Eats, Grubhub and DoorDash

Two businesses to open at Middleton’s Greenway Station

X-Golf Middleton and Charming Charlie will be setting up shop in the area.

GALLERY: Top photos of 2020

Take a look at some of Madison Magazine staff member's favorite photos over the past year.

Top 10 Madison Magazine articles of 2020

As we turn the page into a new year, we wanted to share some of our favorite stories from 2020.

Wisconsin Union debuts winter activities event series

UW–Madison alumnus to star in ‘Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical’

Catch André De Shields in Friday's livestreamed performance as Anton Ego.

Update: Missing baby, teen found safe, Beloit police say

New local cinnamon whiskey donates all proceeds to Wisconsin charity

Dave's Fave is a partnership between Dave Jones Inc. and Yahara Bay Distillers.

Janesville man hits girlfriend while intoxicated, drives away, police say

Lumoli Co built an of-the-moment business

Molly Green shares her polymer clay earrings through TikTok.

Streets Division will not pick up trash, recycling on Christmas Day

UW–Madison extends free community COVID-19 testing

More than $1 million in grants for emergency, low-income housing given to 41 organizations

Madison entrepreneur featured in national ad campaign

Syovata Edari was included in the "31 Days and Beyond" national ad campaign.

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: Ryan Klaustermeier serves with heart

Ryan Klaustermeier of Heartland Hospice is a recipient of the leadership award.

Man arrested after pursuit near Tomah ending in car crash

Wisconsin receives $60,000 to restore State Capitol statues

Madison BCycle to shut down riding season Tuesday

Mounds View Roasters delivers small batch blends

Mount Horeb coffee roaster

Two individuals found hiding in storage room after potential robbery, officials say

7 local sauces to boost your at-home meals

Sauce can be the star of the show, the final flourish or the saving grace.

New boutique brings feelings of ‘Up North’ to Madison

Sisters open up shop in Madison Wednesday.

Police ask for help identifying man using stolen credit card

Madison named best city for singles