Author: Sam Jones

Forget tailgates, parking lots are for choir practice

Members of the Wisconsin Chamber Choir rehearse from their cars amid pandemic concerns.

Wisconsin Chamber Choir members sing through wireless handheld microphones, their voices are digitally mixed and then can be heard via radio transmitter in the singers' individual vehicles.

Grounding and calming kids affected by COVID-19

“Art is the tool that we use to help clients work toward their social and emotional development goals.”

Teachers and organizations like Gio’s Garden in Middleton have had to step up in recent months while facing barriers to providing care and instruction.

Scare yourself silly with these haunted house alternatives

Cemeteries, sports stadiums and … a car wash? Get scared out of your pants from a safe distance at these alternative Halloween events.

Cemeteries, sports stadiums and … a car wash? Get scared out of your pants from a safe distance at these alternative Halloween events.

Falconbridge Players to offer live dramatic readings

Shakespeare, Conan the Barbarian and feminists featured in selected scripts.

The Falconbridge Players will turn the lawn of Esser Place in Middleton into an outdoor playhouse on three weekend afternoons in October.

Mission meets mocha at A Just Brew Coffee

Christian coffee shop fighting against modern slavery

Since 2014, AJB has been giving college students a way to feel like they are making a difference, just by grabbing their pick-me-up between classes.

Time to get sippin’: Happy hour is back

A slew of Food Fight Restaurant Group locations are serving up cocktails and apps.

The time has come: Happy hour is officially back at the following Food Fight eateries.

Game days may be canceled, but grill-outs aren’t

Butchers and delis to feed you and your team at home.

Whether you plan a socially-distanced party or elevated dinner with housemates, these meats for pick up and to-go are a perfect remedy for your carnivorous hankerings.

Garver Feed Mill announces patio programming

Listed here: Dining, drink and arts ‘garverings’

By sharing its space and offering paid opportunities to the musicians and artists, Garver Feed Mill is trying to sustain as many people and organizations as possible.

Missing cotton candy? Lily's got you covered

A 9-year-old enlists her family to create 85 flavors of the summer treat.

Lily and her family pump out a whopping 85 flavors, from best-sellers like bubblegum and birthday cake, to chai spice and habanero. They even sell cotton candy for Chardonnay connoisseurs and eggnog enthusiasts.

A beginner's guide to urban foraging in Madison

Find edible fruits, nuts and more within city limits

There are plenty of public spots in town to snag some berries and other non-creepy-crawly goodies straight from the bush, tree or otherwise unrestricted plant.