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Allison Geyer

Inside Assumption Greek Orthodox Church on East Washington Avenue. more »

Aug 25, 2016 11:30 AM Madison Mirror


Gabrielle McBride

Madison’s Indomitable Warriors play Australian rules football. The coed team practices and scrimmages, but has not yet begun to compete. more »

Aug 25, 2016 5:00 AM Sports


Karmen Linder

Waunakee’s Brody Joseph takes kickboxing-like sport Muay Thai to international competition. The Olympic equivalent-championships include athletes from 140 countries there. more »

Aug 25, 2016 5:00 AM Sports

Sagashus Levingston, a Ph.D. candidate at UW-Madison, has Kickstarted a coffee table book called “Infamous Mothers.” The book tells the stories of marginalized black women and how they overcame obstacles to become change-makers. more »

Aug 25, 2016 5:00 AM Books


Carolyn Fath

Free People at Hilldale is the state’s first. Here, a mother born before Woodstock and a daughter too young to drive herself to Lollapalooza can agree on clothing picks. more »

Aug 25, 2016 5:00 AM Emphasis

A quiet summer morning at Olbrich Botanical Gardens. more »

Aug 24, 2016 11:30 AM Madison Mirror

Ziggy the Willy Street Cat poses for the paw-parazzi. more »

Aug 23, 2016 11:30 AM Madison Mirror


Todd Hubler

Sunlight and honeybees grace a sunflower at McFarland Community Garden. more »

Aug 22, 2016 11:30 AM Madison Mirror


Liz Haas

An impressive storm front passes over Monona Bay on the morning of August 19. more »

Aug 19, 2016 11:30 AM Madison Mirror

Demonstrators from Veterans for Peace. The group demonstrates at the Dane County Farmers' Market every Saturday. more »

Aug 18, 2016 11:30 AM Madison Mirror

Playwright Nick Schweitzer based his new play, “Returning Home,” on true stories from U.S. war veterans. The play opens Aug. 19 at the Bartell Theatre. more »

Aug 18, 2016 5:00 AM Stage


Liz Lauren

American Players Theatre sets its “King Lear” in the present day. The show’s effects are impressive, but they overwhelm and overshadow the actors and the text. more »

Aug 18, 2016 5:00 AM Stage


Candice Wagener

The Electric Needle takes sewing and quilting to a new level. The newly expanded shop offers classes, quality machines and colorful fabrics. more »

Aug 18, 2016 5:00 AM Emphasis


Madison Open Water Swim

Open water swimming is a less refined sport. Its popularity is rising. more »

Aug 18, 2016 5:00 AM Sports


Kathy Bailey

The sunflowers at Pope Farm Conservancy begin to droop as their heads become heavy with the weight of their seeds. more »

Aug 17, 2016 11:30 AM Madison Mirror


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