Newcomers, old favorites and a transformative beer-chocolate-bacon experience. Yes, the Isthmus Beer and Cheese Festival...
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Some argue that the time demands of being a city alderperson make the current part-time structure impractical. Should there...
Yesterday
A new metal sculpture has been installed at the top of State Street. It’s the latest placemaking effort to activate the...
1/18/2019
Environmentalists and animal rights activists are trying to draw attention to coyote-killing contests, including one being...
1/17/2019
Don’t expect fireworks in “On the Basis of Sex,” the biopic about the early life of US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader...
1/17/2019
Catherine Capellaro spends time with Sammy, a friendly poodle mix touring the country with the musical “Finding Neverland,”...
1/17/2019
Madison author Sam Savage is currently in hospice, but a Minneapolis publisher has released the late-career author’s “final...
1/17/2019
Weaving together elements of doom, post-punk, glam and psych-rock, longtime Madison band Vanishing Kids continues to evolve...
1/17/2019
He’s no longer governor, but Scott Walker is still making headlines. This week also saw warring cultural ideologies clash...
1/17/2019
Free beer for federal workers at Hop Garden Brewing, schnitzel and strudel at Essen Haus’ Winter Fest and a pop-up dinner...
1/17/2019
Betsy Ezell conquered self-doubt, started writing music at age 35 and broke into the Madison jazz scene. Now vocalist and...
1/17/2019
Madison Symphony Orchestra explores the life and work of Felix Mendelssohn in a special “Beyond the Score” production...
1/17/2019
While having a well-rounded roster is great, the Badger men’s basketball team needs to stay strong in its conference play....
1/17/2019
Four Winters from Funk Factory sets a benchmark for the American lambic movement, and rightfully so. It’s an unfruited...
1/16/2019
The shutdown and Trump’s insistence on a wall are both senseless and unnecessary. But the shutdown does remind the public...
1/15/2019
The time has come for a 2018 concert roundup from former Isthmus editor Marc Eisen, whose eclectic musical tastes span from...
1/14/2019