Friday, November 28, 2014
Nearly a century ago, they could have been bombing, shooting and stabbing the futures out of one another in the muddy trenches of Western Europe. Today, teenagers from Germany and the United States are instead learning together about the great common tragedy of World War I from their respective... + continue reading
Sunday, November 23, 2014
The race to stay current with new technology can be financially daunting for schools and non-profits with tight budgets. But for the past decade, a local race of a different sort has made it easier to keep up. The Berbee Derby, a Thanksgiving Day footrace founded by local businessman Jim Berbee... + continue reading
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Not many plant biologists get to work with NASA. Even fewer get to do so a second time. Fitchburg resident Simon Gilroy, who runs a lab at UW-Madison, was able to do just that. “Access to space is very rare. I mean, we were fantastically lucky,” Gilroy said about the lab’s work... + continue reading
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Molly Barker sat in a circle at Leopold Elementary School, surrounded by girls hanging on her every word. She told a story about finding her young daughter running “butt naked in red cowboy boots” down the street. “Was (my daughter) Helen comfortable in her own skin?”... + continue reading
Sunday, November 16, 2014
If you’ve taken an evening bike ride on the Badger State Trail in recent weeks, you might have noticed new solar-powered LED lights. Those lights are one of the ways Saris Cycling Group is helping to improve the Fitchburg community while keeping an eye on innovation. The 25-year-old company... + continue reading

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11/28/2014
An architecture company will begin considering the viability of expanding current Verona Area School District buildings while also helping the district get ready for an April referendum on land... + continue reading

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11/24/2014
Plans for 152 multi-family housing units on the corner of Lacy and Fitchrona roads moved forward after a brief review Nov. 18.   City of Fitchburg Plan Commission members unanimously approved... + continue reading

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11/28/2014
An architecture company will begin considering the viability of expanding current Verona Area School District buildings while also helping the district get ready for an April referendum on land... + continue reading
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The race to stay current with new technology can be financially daunting for schools and non-profits with tight budgets. But for the past decade, a local race of a different sort has made it easier... + continue reading

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If you’ve taken an evening bike ride on the Badger State Trail in recent weeks, you might have noticed new solar-powered LED lights. Those lights are one of the ways Saris Cycling Group is... + continue reading

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The dropping temperatures and shorter days are undeniable signs that fall has arrived! With the holiday season right around the corner, Halloween marks the start of this annual time of sweets. For... + continue reading

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