Madison Magazine

Crowning Madison's cutest pets

We concluded that every one of the entries could have been a winner, and browsing this cross-section of pets gives us confidence to say: The Madison area officially has some of the cutest pets around.

We concluded that every one of the entries could have been a winner, and browsing this cross-section of pets gives us confidence to say: The Madison area officially has some of the cutest pets around.

The artistic journey of a Madison financial consultant

After a recent art show in his Michigan hometown, Jay Handy hopes to continue honing his practice and perhaps bring something similar to Madison.

After a recent art show in his Michigan hometown, Jay Handy hopes to continue honing his practice and perhaps bring something similar to Madison.

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ soars and sours at Overture

Madison premiere is a reminder that while the show’s songs pack power, the plot’s painfully problematic.

Madison premiere is a reminder that while the show’s songs pack power, the plot’s painfully problematic.

New worker cooperative envisions a bicycling economy for all

Madison CycleWorks is a worker cooperative on the north side that will offer mobile bicycle repair and delivery of food and goods by bicycle.

Madison CycleWorks is a worker cooperative on the north side that will offer mobile bicycle repair and delivery of food and goods by bicycle.

Cueing up a comeback for pool

Madison-based podcast Cue It Up Network is growing the game of pool with comprehensive, unparalleled coverage and listeners in more than 106 countries.

Madison-based podcast Cue It Up Network is growing the game of pool with comprehensive, unparalleled coverage and listeners in more than 106 countries.

Michael Velliquette takes paper to new heights with monochrome sculptures

Using glue, paper and various tools, Velliquette spends hundreds of hours putting together his fine art monochrome paper sculptures for gallery shows around the country.

Using glue, paper and various tools, Velliquette spends hundreds of hours putting together his fine art monochrome paper sculptures for gallery shows around the country.

The skeleton in the chimney

A cold case heats up as DNA experts step in to try to help solve a late-1980s mystery: Whose skeleton was found in the chimney of a local music store, how did it get there, and why?

A cold case heats up as DNA experts step in to try to help solve a late-1980s mystery: Whose skeleton was found in the chimney of a local music store, how did it get there, and why?

11 businesses serving sensational sammies

Grab the king of all lunch options ­— a gourmet sandwich.

These local spots all specialize in the handheld staple and are finding ways to combine meats, cheeses, breads, vegetables and spreads to add extra layers to Madison’s lunch scene.

History Lesson: Fighting Belle Case La Follette

There’s a good chance that even if Belle Case La Follette hadn’t become half of one of Wisconsin’s most famous power couples, history would have learned her name anyway.

There’s a good chance that even if Belle Case La Follette hadn’t become half of one of Wisconsin’s most famous power couples, history would have learned her name anyway.

Mark up your May with these 21 events

Spend the month listening to live music, shopping locally at a farmers' market, running a 20K and more with this list of events.

Spend the month listening to live music, shopping locally at a farmers' market, running a 20K and more with this list of events.