Madison Magazine

Roach: Jump Around

One thing will be missing this year. For the first time in three decades, Barry Alvarez won’t have a formal role on Madison Saturdays.

One thing will be missing this year. For the first time in three decades, Barry Alvarez won’t have a formal role on Madison Saturdays.

Meet the artist behind the Grace Coffee Co. art

If you've ever walked into a Grace Coffee Co. location, you've seen and admired Julie Vornholt's artwork.

If you've ever walked into a Grace Coffee Co. location, you've seen and admired Julie Vornholt's artwork.

The great home update

Step inside a few area homes that might spark an idea.

Step inside a few area homes that might spark an idea.

A modern couple refreshes a Sun Prairie home built in 1894

Ryan and Chloe Homan ended up with was a farmhouse that was surrounded by not one, but nearly seven acres of land in Sun Prairie.

Ryan and Chloe Homan ended up with was a farmhouse that was surrounded by not one, but nearly seven acres of land in Sun Prairie.

This traditional-style home had to be torn to the studs for a fresh start

Built some 80 years ago, the lake home owned by Tina Hanson and Tom Hagg had already seen its fair share of repairs and alterations during the 25 years the couple owned the house.

Built some 80 years ago, the lake home owned by Tina Hanson and Tom Hagg had already seen its fair share of repairs and alterations during the 25 years the couple owned the house.

Morgann McCoy's small space embraces a cozy vibe

Morgann McCoy downsized both her possessions and her space by relocating to a farm owned by her brother and sister-in-law.

Morgann McCoy downsized both her possessions and her space by relocating to a farm owned by her brother and sister-in-law.

A guide to Forward Madison FC supporters’ groups

The ‘Flock End’ at Breese Stevens Field is full of birds of all feathers, and that’s exactly the point.

The ‘Flock End’ at Breese Stevens Field is full of birds of all feathers, and that’s exactly the point.

5 locally crafted hard apple ciders

As the saying goes, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away,” and this fall we’re embracing that mantra by sampling hard ciders from local purveyors.

As the saying goes, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away,” and this fall we’re embracing that mantra by sampling hard ciders from local purveyors.

Program highlights Black chefs while teaching families how to cook

Through live cooking classes, the program highlights Madison-area Black chefs and utilizes locally grown produce in meal kits for free of charge.

Through live cooking classes, the program highlights Madison-area Black chefs and utilizes locally grown produce in meal kits for free of charge.

A food, drink and celebration guide to Madison Game Days

Game Day is finally back, so here are some ideas of where to go to get in the spirit.

One year ago, we could only imagine to hear the echoes of fans decked in cardinal red and white cheering on the Wisconsin Badgers at Camp Randall Stadium, but now the game day experience is back.

American Provenance experiments with success

From middle school science project to thriving e-commerce company, American Provenance sticks to the formula.

From middle school science project to thriving e-commerce company, American Provenance sticks to the formula.

8 craft cocktails to try on a night out

Local purveyors excel at these alcohol-based works of art, which elevate both familiar liquors and less familiar aperitifs to new heights

Local purveyors excel at these alcohol-based works of art, which elevate both familiar liquors (gin, whiskey, tequila, etc.) and less familiar aperitifs to new heights

23 events to keep you busy all September

A new month means new event listings, and there is no shortage of fun activities to try in September.

A new month means new event listings, and there is no shortage of fun activities to try in September.

Renovating couple took their place from demo disaster to dream home

This renovating couple didn’t feel a spark for this Nakoma fixer-upper until it was already partially gutted. Then they turned it into a house tailor-made for their family.

This renovating couple didn’t feel a spark for this Nakoma fixer-upper until it was already partially gutted. Then they turned it into a house tailor-made for their family.

6 businesses to check out in September

This month our editors selected local items including Ugly Apple Cafe's marmalade, art bikes, a neon sign business and more.

This month our editors selected local items including Ugly Apple Cafe's marmalade, art bikes, a neon sign business and more.