Author: Shayna Mace

Shop local: Last minute gift ideas

Christmas and Hanukkah are right around the corner. If you still have gifts to buy, don't panic. Style expert Shayna Mace has her favorite picks for some last minute gift ideas.

Dynamic Duos: Meet 4 Madison powerful pairs

We met with 4 cool couples for Valentine's Day

Crafting the perfect meal is a careful dance of not too much of one ingredient, and not too little of another. And Tory and Kristine Miller complement each other in all the best ways—like a wonderful dessert to cap off a fabulous meal.

7 top February events to put on your calendar

Don't miss these dances, exhibits and more

DANCE "bare" Feb. 3-4 As the name suggests, Madison Ballet’s “bare” promises ballet in its purest form in this mixed repertory work, taking place Feb. 3 and 4 in Bartell Theatre’s 200-seat Drury Stage. View pieces by up-and-coming choreographers Jin-Wen Yu from the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s dance program and New York-based Jacqueline Stewart, who has staged works with the ballet in the past. “This is probably our most experimental show of the year,” says Gretchen Bourg, Madison...

4 capital city creatives

Artistic souls who've honed their design skills

Meet four of the city’s inspired and artistic souls who’ve honed their skills for design into wearable—and hangable—art.

Cloyce W. Bailey

Cloyce W. Bailey, age 83, of Janesville, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at Mercy Hospital after a brief illness.

Meet five of Madison's most fashionable people

Fashion is an integral part of these Madisonians

These fashion-forward Madisonians prove that style isn’t just throwing on whatever’s clean—it’s an integral part of who they are. Read on for five inspirational people who could give all of us a little schooling in panache. 

How to handle childhood depression

Childhood depression is a condition that affects about 2 percent of prepubertal children and about 5-8 percent of adolescents. The causes can vary from child-to-child. “Causes range from biological to environmental,” says...

Lead by lifting up

Digging deep into the root causes of poverty

With one year under her belt as head of United Way of Dane County, Renee Moe has gained insights by digging deep into the root causes of poverty.

Big-City Style at McFee on Main

McFee on Main is a must-shop in Mount Horeb

Sometimes you get a feeling when you walk into a boutique—the owner just gets it. And McFee on Main is one of those places. 

7 March performances and exhibits

You won't want to miss these top events.

Between the Wisconsin Film Festival, comedy performances, concerts, art exhibits and more, March offers a variety of entertaining events you don't want to miss.