City Life

The long run for Jill Karofsky

Jill Karofsky’s successful race for a seat on the Wisconsin Supreme Court was the result of determination — hers and that of voters.

Jill Karofsky’s successful race for a seat on the Wisconsin Supreme Court was the result of determination — hers and that of voters.

Twisted Grounds offers coffee and community amid pandemic

The shop’s high ceilings, wing-back chairs and relaxed sitting area gives it the cozy feeling the owner hoped to create. 

Despite COVID-19 restrictions, owner Abby Padlock said she was impressed by strong community support for her new small business, Twisted Grounds.

Meet five young Black leaders emerging in Madison

Through art, demonstrations, fundraising, poetry and otherwise, young Black leaders are making their voices heard

Through art, demonstrations, fundraising, poetry and otherwise, young Black leaders are emerging in Madison.

Timeline of protests in Madison

George Floyd's death on May 25 sparked protests in a number of U.S. cities.

George Floyd's death on May 25 sparked protests in a number of U.S. cities. Find a documented timeline of events in Madison.

GALLERY: Madison mobilizes

A look at some of the events that happened in the city at the end of May through the end of June.

A look at some of the events that happened in the city at the end of May through the end of June.

Meet this political power couple

Madison couple Brita Olsen and Fred Ludwig have forged their own careers in politics for more than 12 years.

Madison couple Brita Olsen and Fred Ludwig have forged their own careers in politics for more than 12 years.

MMSD builds a network to celebrate and connect alumni

The Madison Metropolitan School District and its foundation do much more outside (and beyond) the classroom.

The Madison Metropolitan School District and its foundation do much more outside (and beyond) the classroom.

Madison school district honors historic class of 2020

Madison Metropolitan School District partners with Morgan Murphy Media for a graduation like none before it.

Madison Metropolitan School District partners with Morgan Murphy Media for a graduation like none before it.

The ripple effect of JFK in Madison

Sixty years ago, Sen. John F. Kennedy’s presidential campaign drew huge crowds and dramatically altered local politics.

Sixty years ago, Sen. John F. Kennedy’s presidential campaign drew huge crowds and dramatically altered local politics.

21 Madison-based organizations that focus on Black empowerment

Here are a few donation opportunities to support local groups working to fight racial injustice and lift up Black people and families in our community

Here's a list of donation opportunities to support local groups working to fight racial injustice and lift up Black people and families in our community.

Madison's voices of resilience

Everything we love about this city has been affected by this virus.

Everything we love about this city has been affected by this virus.