In an enclave as bright, dynamic and vibrant as Madison of course we enjoy a thriving LBGTQ community. Our citizens who are Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, Transgender and Queer are professional,

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In a wonderful display of a united community, 100 Black Men of Madison welcomed local students and parents to mark the new school year as a festive occasion. Elevating its

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  Many Madison residents likely never realize that they live a short distance from a National Scenic Hiking Trail. With a range of more than 1,200 miles, the Ice Age

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  When Annie Weatherby Flowers first arrived in Madison she wanted to create an event that would celebrate Black culture. She quickly realized that the perfect opportunity was to mark

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Residents on Madison’s south side are especially excited about El Mercadito de Centro, an assortment of local growers that produce a wide variety of nutritious vegetables, meat, and baked goods.

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Most Sunday afternoons at 1:00 PM the University of Wisconsin Madison Arboretum offers a free nature walk.  Visitors who may not be familiar with the natural history of Southern Wisconsin

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City of Madison Resolution Sets Bold Goals for Energy and Carbon

In my day to day work at Sustain Dane I assist the business community in reaching their sustainability goals.  In addition to my work at Sustain Dane, I am also

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The Revolution Will Be Joyful!

Madison educator and social activist Ali Muldrow believes in joyful revolution. As the Youth Programming Director and Racial Justice Youth Organizer at GSAFE, she teaches young people in our community

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Students, parents and teachers at O’Keeffe Middle School partner with Madison’s leading chefs to provide practical experience in the culunary arts through this fun, engaging and challenging Top-Chef- style cooking

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The Boys & Girls Club of Dane County partnered with FB4KMadison (Free Bikes 4 Kids) to give away almost 400 bicycles to area youth!

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On a chilly Sunday morning in March 2017 health advocate Aaron Perry gathered black men in the community to run Madison’s Shamrock Shuffle. To kick off the spring running season with this fun and challenging experience Perry said he wants to encourage black men in Madison to become part of the local athletic scene.

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Giving In Balance

With just a few days left in 2016 chances are you’re getting a lot of asks for year-end charitable giving. Your mailboxes, both at home and online, are probably packed

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Quinoa Bowl with Black Beans & Salsa

Quinoa Bowl with Black Beans & Salsa Recipe courtesy of  Sujhey Beisser from Five Senses Palate www.fivesensespalate.com Here is recipe #2 that I shared at Balance Tierra this past weekend.

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Controlling Your Business Winter Energy Use

During business hours you may be heating more than necessary. During the winter months try keeping the temperature between 66F – 68F. Yeah, that may be a stretch for some folks but experiment to see how low a heating setting is without making people feel uncomfortable.

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