Consumer Reports: Protecting your electronics on vacation

1 out of 10 people report damage to their electronics while on vacation

Vacation coming up? Chances are you'll be packing a lot of electronics like smart phones, tablets, e-readers, laptops, GPS devices, cameras, iPod and speakers. They practically need their own suitcase! But if you are thinking of checking them as baggage think again.

MMSD will serve free meals during summer vacation

Summer Food Program will serve breakfast, lunch, snacks over 8 weeks

The Madison Metropolitan School District will be providing free meals during summer vacation through the Summer Food Program, according to a release.

DATCP warns consumers of new vacation scam

Victims receive postcards in the mail

A new vacation scam is making the rounds. The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection is asking consumers planning a vacation to be on the lookout for travel and rental deals that are too good to be true. DATCP advises consumers to be skeptical of free vacation claims.