Author: Velena Jones

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13 places for great tap beers

Expand your tap-beer horizons at these restaurants

Whether you’re searching for a top-notch Trappist or a sour mash special, these are the places that’ll expand your tap-beer horizons.

A window into Madison

Velena Jones recalls her time reporting in Madison

A former reporter's experiences covering race issues in Madison.

Rolland R. Zimmerman

Rolland Robert Zimmerman,  89, of Monticello, WI passed away peacefully on March 24, 2018 at St Mary's Care Center in Madison WI.  

Lawrence Jettie Neal

Lawrence "Larry" Neal, Sr., age 86 of Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin passed away peacefully Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows in Baraboo, Wisconsin.

Experts warn farmers of new targeted scam

Wisconsin farmers are receiving fake calls

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection warns Wisconsin farmers of new scam telephone calls.

Lenora A. Neese

Lenora A. Neese, age 93, passed away on Sat March 24, 2018 at her home in McFarland.

Michael F. Rieser

Michael F. Rieser, passed away on March 29, 2018, at his home. He was 68 years old.

Norma Jean Johnson

Norma Jean Johnson, 87 of Fort Atkinson, formerly of Marshalltown IA, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at Sienna Crest Memory Care after a battle with Alzheimer's.

Wesley Neal Bryant

Wesley Neal Bryant, age 70, of Madison, passed away on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at home surrounded by his family.

Helen I. Lavasseur

Helen I. Lavasseur, age 102, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at Kindred Hearts Assisted Living in Cottage Grove.  

Milton H. Fischer

Milton H. Fischer, age 91, passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison.

How to lose underarm 'batwing' fat

Chances are, if you are a woman over 40, you are probably familiar with the term "batwings" to describe the stubborn fat and sagging skin that starts appearing under your upper arms around this age.