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And that’s the thing about music in Madison: Find yourself in the right place, with the right people and the right music, and magic happens.

Water main break leaves 2 UW buildings without water

Officials urge caution in area that may be slippery until pipe is fixed

Two University of Wisconsin buildings will be without water until Monday after a water main broke Sunday morning, according to a campus alert.

Police searching for Madison Craigslist scammer

Tennessee man conned out of jewelry in Craigslist transaction

Madison police received a complaint on Dec. 5, from a resident in Greenbrier, Tennessee, of a Craigslist scam involving an individual in the Madison area, according to a report.

Police: 14-year-old shot while playing with gun

18-year-old arrested in the shooting

An 18-year-old man, Madison police say, shot his 14-year-old cousin in the chest as the two family members played a dangerous game with a loaded gun Friday afternoon at an apartment at 914 W. Badger Road.

Worker beaten at homeless shelter

Suspect arrested a week later

An employee at a Madison homeless shelter was beaten by a man who the employee suspected was drunk, according to a release from Madison police.

Police: Argument ends in stabbing

30-year-old Sun Prairie woman faces charges

Madison police believe alcohol was a factor in an argument that led to a stabbing early Saturday morning, according to a release.

Private security coming for City-County Building

After multiple incidents over the last two months where individuals have broken into the City-County Building overnight, the city of Madison and Dane County are expected to start private security patrols of the building as soon as Wednesday.

Police: Man smashes Starbucks window, blames Joan of Arc

Witnesses help police track down suspect

A man who's suspected of throwing a 3-pound chunk of concrete through the window of a Starbucks on State Street said Joan of Arc made him do it, according to a release from Madison police.