Category: Media

Tick. Tock. Will We Have A Working Day Center this Winter?

Posted April 23rd, 2014 @ 7:55 AM by

Based on past performance, I’d bet not. It seems we are no closer to a day center than we have been for the past three years . . . and time is slipping away.

County Board Committee Appointments

Posted April 22nd, 2014 @ 7:12 AM by

Ah, more internal issues, here’s who got appointed to what, and who got slighted or rewarded. Might not be so obvious to non-insiders, but who gets to be county board chair means who gets to make appointments to committees and there is usually a correlation between who you supported and if you get the committees you want.

District 13 Machinations

Posted April 22nd, 2014 @ 7:00 AM by

Lost track, but are they down to 9 candidates vying to fill Sue Ellingson’s seat.

Assessments, Up? Down?

Posted April 18th, 2014 @ 3:55 PM by

Hmmm, mine went up for the first time since 2009 when we bought the house, they actually assessed ours lower than what we purchased it at for a while.

Did Brenda Quit Blogging?

Posted April 18th, 2014 @ 8:22 AM by

No! Suffering from extreme Workus Interuptus!

Make The Magic

Posted April 14th, 2014 @ 7:32 AM by

One of my favorite charities – Camp Kesem – UW Madison, is having their annual fundraiser – Make the Magic. Make the Magic is our only annual fundraising event. At this event, we also hope to spread the word throughout our community to tell more people about Camp Kesem! When? Saturday, April 26, 2014 from […]


Posted April 10th, 2014 @ 9:22 AM by

Photo by Wendy Schneider Yesterday I was made aware of the yellow dot. My head has been somewhere else. I told my kids about the one across the street, not knowing that the four year old tree we have on our terrace was scheduled to be taken down. I called the Forestry Department this morning, […]

Madison Common Council Unify on Antibiotic Resolution

Posted April 9th, 2014 @ 11:58 AM by

Eight co-sponsors of the resolution were joined with all of the other Common Council Members to vote yes on Resolution 32795. Testimony from citizens told of water and soil contamination right here Madison in a near East Side stream, where test results showed high concentrations of antibiotics traced back to a Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations(CAFO) […]

Kinda Sorta Lazy-ish Live-ish Blog of Common Council Meeting

Posted April 8th, 2014 @ 9:21 PM by

Ok, missed the first few minutes and am multi-tasking so you’re only getting the highlights, or lowlights, depending how you look at it.

What’s on the Council Agenda for Tonight

Posted April 8th, 2014 @ 2:55 PM by

Here’s what has been suggested for discussion – plus anything anyone shows up to speak to or any last minute additions. The rest of the agenda will get passed, as recommended.

Friends of Lotherian Update

Posted April 6th, 2014 @ 9:25 PM by

Photo by Heather┬áNicole┬áBenson Firestarters! There were updates on the Madison Community Cooperative (MCC) membership vote, re memberships of those 36 who used to live in the house, and moving forward with Sunday Work Parties at the site of the damaged in need of repair historical Lotherian House. It is located in a prime location along […]