Meeting over near east side BBQ restaurant turns contentious

Residents complain over noise and smell from restaurant

For a lot of people, the smell of low-and-slow barbecue smoking is an appetizing one.But for some residents of Madison's Marquette neighborhood on the city's near east side, the smells of fresh barbecue from That BBQ Joint on Williamson Street were upsetting enough to require a neighborhood meeting at the restaurant Saturday afternoon.

No. 2 Wisconsin beats rival Marquette 49-38

Kaminsky notches another double-double

 Josh Gasser scored 12 points on four 3-pointers, 7-footer Frank Kaminsky added 15 points and 10 rebounds and No. 2 Wisconsin managed a 49-38 win Saturday over Marquette.

Badgers beat rival Marquette 49-38

Wisconsin shot 32 percent while contending with 2-3 zone defense from Golden Eagles

Josh Gasser scored 12 points on four 3-pointers, 7-footer Frank Kaminsky added 15 points and 10 rebounds and No. 2 Wisconsin managed a 49-38 win Saturday over Marquette.

Schimel slightly ahead of Happ in AG race

The last Marquette University Law School poll released just six days before the election shows Republican Brad Schimel slightly ahead of Democrat Susan Happ in the race for Wisconsin attorney general.

Walker opens slight lead in new poll

Poll focuses on likely voters rather than registered voters

Gov. Scott Walker has pulled ahead slightly in the race for governor, according to a new poll released Wednesday.

Poll shows governor's race still close

Marquette University Law School poll out Wednesday

The latest Marquette University Law School poll shows Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke are in a dead heat.

Celtics sign Vander Blue

Former Memorial, Marquette star signs 10-day contract

The Boston Celtics have signed former Madison Memorial and Marquette star Vander Blue to a 10-day contract. Blue confirmed the signing on his Twitter, saying "God is amazing! I am speechless right now. All it took was patience." 

No. 22 Marquette upsets No. 12 Syracuse

Golden Eagles 1/2 game out of first in Big East

Davante Gardner scored a career-high 26 points and No. 22 Marquette beat No. 12 Syracuse 74-71 on Monday night in a game that further tightened things at the top of the Big East.

Villanova knocks off Marquette 60-56

Golden Eagles commit 19 turnovers

When the Big East Conference coaches voted for their preseason choices, they did so with little faith in Villanova finishing in the top tier.

Blue leads Marquette past Pitt

Madison native scores 19

Marquette is back atop the Big East Conference after a 79-69 victory over No. 18 Pittsburgh on Saturday.

Couple donates $8 million to Marquette

Money will establish journalism fellowship

A Minneapolis couple has donated about $8 million to Marquette University in Milwaukee to establish a journalism fellowship.

Blue leads Marquette past DePaul 89-78

Golden Eagles take first place in Big East

Marquette was able to pull away late from a pesky DePaul team Saturday afternoon, moving into first place in the Big East with an 89-78 win at BMO Harris Bradley Center.

Louisville routs Marquette 70-51

Golden Eagles miss out on golden opportunity

Taking command with a 22-4 run that started midway of the first half, No. 12 Louisville beat No. 25 Marquette, 70-51, in a Big East Conference game on Sunday before a crowd of 21,418 at the KFC Yum! Center.