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    David Michael Miller

    Head start

    Student hunger and poverty are growing problems through the Madison school district. To help deal with it, East High School will open the district’s first food pantry Monday. more »

    Feb 5, 2016 News

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    Rataj Berard

    The believer

    With his new group, Blue Jean Nation, Mike McCabe has an audacious goal: to remake American politics into a game everyone can play. Although he admits it won’t be easy, he’s already enlisted some folks to test his theories. more »

    Feb 4, 2016 News

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    David Michael Miller

    “Nobody here but us nonpartisans”

    ​Three candidates are vying for one Supreme Court seat this spring. Although all three insist they’re nonpartisan, they each have strong partistan ties. more »

    Feb 4, 2016 News

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    David Michael Miller

    How harmless is a chant of “air ball”?

    Furor over WIAA chant reprimand fails to address the lack of sportsmanship. ESPN’s Jay Bilas and area athletic directors weigh in. more »

    Feb 4, 2016 Sports

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    Sharon Vanorny

    Creative spark

    Angela Richardson is a creative powerhouse who spreads her arts gospel throughout Madison. During February, she’s serving as artist-in-residence at the Bubbler space at Madison’s Central Library, where she wants to light everyone’s creative spark. more »

    Feb 4, 2016 ARTS & CULTURE

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    Rebecca Bagley

    Behind the scenes of "The Flick"

    Spots fill up fast for Forward Theater’s Play Club, which is like a book club for plays. Laura Jones says the group discussion gave her new insights into Annie Baker’s controversial play, “The Flick.” more »

    Feb 4, 2016 Stage

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    Carolyn Fath

    Eats events

    A special Italian wine tasting, soup in handmade bowls, and a film about food waste are tops in events that get to your heart by way of your stomach. more »

    Feb 4, 2016 FOOD & DRINK

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    Tracy Harris

    Beer buzz

    Rockhound on Park Street makes final push for March opening; Viking in Stoughton is brewing exciting beers with the help of David Worth. more »

    Feb 4, 2016 Beer

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    Paulius Musteikis

    Papaya king

    Stop by Madison Oriental Market for its South Asian deli dishes. Laab and Hmong stuffed chicken wings are a must. more »

    Feb 4, 2016 Reviews

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