Who Are We?

The Monitor is the official newspaper of the Diocese of Trenton and shares the stories of the Catholic community in Burlington, Mercer, Monmouth and Ocean Counties. We publish 24 issues, along with 5-6 special magazines each year.

Who do we reach?

The Monitor regularly reaches approximately 35,000 print and digital readers, with expanded distribution of 5,000-10,000 extra copies in parishes and schools at multiple points throughout the year. Overall, the Diocese of Trenton includes 270,000 households.

I’m not familiar with The Monitor?

While The Monitor has been published for over 50 years, we are not available on newsstands.  The Monitor is delivered by mail and email to subscribers and is also available at most of the more than 100 parishes throughout our market.

Tell me more.

Our readers trust us and support our advertisers. The Monitor delivers ethical, wholesome, value-based coverage to our readers. Our writers are professional journalists. We present Catholic oriented news of interest to our readers. Our coverage includes local, national and world news.


Who should I talk to?

For display advertising information in our print edition or web advertising opportunities, please contact:


Georgiana Francisco, Advertising Representative, 609-403-7117, or 
Frances Koukotas, Marketing Coordinator, 609-403-7153

For classified advertising information, please contact:

Monitor-Classified@dioceseoftrenton.org or call Ann Pilato, Business Coordinator, at 609-403-7131.