Wednesday, July 16, 2014
It’s all about the sauce. When you combine premium ingredients like tenderloin, Wisconsin cheese and the famous Argentinian “chimichurri” sauce, you’re going to end up with unique flavor combinations that have folks coming back for more. And that’s exactly what’... + continue reading
Sunday, July 13, 2014
Kathleen Martens has lived in Fitchburg for 28 years, but until three years ago, she had to go to Oregon to get her fix of nonfiction books. “I read a lot,” said Marten, one of 12,000 Fitchburg residents who had a library card in another community before the library was built, based on... + continue reading
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Six years of construction on a major thoroughfare can take a toll on drivers and businesses. While motorists might seek an alternate route, businesses along the Verona Road construction project are banding together to promote themselves throughout the painful but inevitable $175 million... + continue reading
Sunday, June 15, 2014
The polar vortex injected a chill in the interactions among neighbors on Monticello Way last January, but it didn’t last. On a beautiful Saturday in May, neighbors came from up and down the half-mile-long street on Fitchburg’s northwest side and people partied like it was 1969, vowing... + continue reading
Friday, June 13, 2014
In the summer of 2009, Kara Czerwonka seemed to be putting her life back together. After graduating that June from Verona Area High School, the 18-year-old Fitchburg resident was living at home with her parents, working full-time at a horse stable in the Town of Dunn and prepping her beloved horse... + continue reading

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07/17/2014
After getting some initial comments from a regional planning body, plans to prepare the city for development on its eastern and western fringes will go back for approval next month. The Capital Area... + continue reading

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07/21/2014
Fitchburg Mayor Shawn Pfaff was recently elected to serve as the vice-chair of Madison Area Technical College District Board for the 2014-15 school year. According to a press release from the... + continue reading

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07/14/2014
All three school districts Fitchburg students attend can expect state aid increases for the 2014-15 school year, though for one district it’s a much lower increase than expected. The Madison... + continue reading
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Community

When Ed Oakey turns into McGaw Park in his red pickup truck Sunday mornings, he’s never really sure what he’ll find among the eclectic mix of treasures displayed in the upper parking lot... + continue reading

Business

"Weird Al" Yankovic, famous for his parodies of popular songs, worked with a Fitchburg company on one of his latest releases, the Capital Times reported. Read more here: http://host.... + continue reading

Healthy Living

The joy of pregnancy can be one long roller-coaster ride for both the mother and father.  But while our maximum focus is on the health of the mother to ensure that the baby is born with limited... + continue reading

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