Madison Magazine

Grazing on the Internet

It doesn't seem that long ago—probably because it wasn't—when the Food Network premiered online along with many similar sites.Suddenly, a wealth of recipes and cooking advice was readily available without spending a dime on nary a cookbook. But did anyone really comprehend the revolution the internet would have on cooking and eating?Or that even in the hinterlands suddenly the most exotic bounty of the world would become just a click and Fed Ex delivery away? Or that restaurants big and small, grand and humble would open virtual locations in cyberspace?

Parade of King Cakes

Mention January 6 and some people think the Feast of the Epiphany or Twelfth Night.For many, it's time to take down the Christmas decorations.For me, it's time to start the party. It's Carnival time.

New Year, New Stores

Retail updates for the new year: stores opening second locations, new stores and stores that are opening soon!

Cold Comfort

The temps might be hovering above freezing but that doesn't mean you can't get outdoors and enjoy them. Here's what to wear to chase off winter's chill in style.

Best of Madison Business 2010

This year's Best of Madison Business Awards honor three organizations and their leaders whose fingertips are all over the social, physical and economic landscape of our growing city.

Tech +: Dane County Economic Survey Says...

ften the weather is a much-anticipated topic of conversation, especially when the forecast doesn't look so good. But in the wake of a gloomy recession, economists have rivaled meteorologists as the popular experts of the news du jour. Like snow accumulation and school closing updates, our ears now train toward profit and loss statements and employment and wage changes.

All Systems Go

The IFM is a Dane County-led effort linking large food buyers like hospitals, hotels, and others in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors with local growers and producers of local foods.

Top Trio

The greatest blend is an old one: Syrah, Grenache and Mourvedre grapes.

Building the Future

The 2010 Best of Madison Business Awards honor three organizations and their leaders whose fingerprints are all over the social, physical and economic landscape of our growing city

Mission: Possible

Cancer detection and treatment continue to improve—and aid those diagnosed with more effective and efficient disease-fighting tools