Category Archives: Our staff

Hiring? Time to update the job description

I enjoy the hiring process. Weird, I know, but I genuinely enjoy talking to people about journalism. I want to hear about others’ experiences, thoughts and goals, and I get excited when I think about the fresh ideas a new … Continue reading

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Sun staff: Meet photographer Clare Becker

To help you get to know our newsroom staff a bit better, a series of question-and-answer sessions will be posted on our blog. Today, meet photographer Clare Becker. Name: Clare Becker Lives in: Hanover Hometown: Bozeman, Montana Position at The … Continue reading

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A Reporter’s Choice: Passion Over Paycheck

Lauren Linhard – llinhard@eveningsun.com – @LinhardReports As you may have heard, since every reporter in the Evening Sun newsroom tweeted it out this morning, newspaper reporters earned the honor of having the second worst job of 2014, according to an … Continue reading

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‘Ch- ch- ch- ch- changes’

As a loyal reader of ours, you may have noticed some new bylines gracing the pages — both print and web — of The Evening Sun. In case you have not noticed, they are: Jennifer Wentz, Brandon Stoneburg and Lauren … Continue reading

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Sun Staff: Reporter Jenni Wentz

To help you get to know our newsroom staff a bit better, a series of question-and-answer sessions will be posted on our blog. Today, meet Gettysburg reporter Jenni Wentz Name: Jenni Wentz Lives in: York, Pa. Hometown: Lancaster, Pa. Position at The Evening … Continue reading

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#Insidethesun: A behind-the-scenes look at the Evening Sun newsroom

FADE IN: INT. THE EVENING SUN NEWSROOM – NIGHT A JOURNALIST sits at a desk covered in documents, photographs and cups of coffee that are half-empty (because we’re all so cynical). He quickly but carefully types the final additions to … Continue reading

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Sun Staff: Meet editor Katy Petiford

To help you get to know our newsroom staff a bit better, a series of question-and-answer sessions will be posted on our blog. Today, meet assistant metro editor Katy Petiford. Name: Katy Petiford Lives in: York, Pa. Hometown: Ridgefield, Conn. … Continue reading

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Want to be a reporter? We need correspondents

The Evening Sun is looking for freelance writers and correspondents to help us better cover the communities we serve. If you think you have what it takes to be a reporter and storyteller, send a resume and writing sample to … Continue reading

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Out of the closet

A cool bit of The Evening Sun’s past turned up here this morning, sandwiched between the closet wall and the shelf on which it once rested. Community Sun Editor Kim Sterner found it as she was digging for Christmas decorations.

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Hanover, I thank you

I’ll share with you what the editor once told me, right after I tell you a little about the best job I ever had. The job was in Hanover and there wasn’t much fanfare and sometimes you found yourself working … Continue reading

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