What can you find in this week's Isthmus? Highlights from the latest issue follow:
- UW researcher Richard Davidson studies how to train the brain.
- Bill Lueders gets banned from Dane County GOP events!
- Jay Rath sizes up the race for Dane County executive.
- Ruth Conniff asks: Why can't schools serve healthy food?
- Andy Moore reports on the thriving music scene up in Eau Claire.
- Dean Robbins talks to Wisconsin Film Festival director Meg Hamel.
- Rich Albertoni checks in with Crustacean Records about new additions to its roster as it returns to SXSW.
- Jessica Steinhoff previews the performance by indie heroes Clem Snide.
- Kenneth Burns reviews The Class, the poignant, Oscar-nominated French film.
- East-side craft brewery Ale Asylum makes plans to keep more of its specialty brews on the shelf longer.