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Hip-Hop Chess Club Gives Classic Board Game A Remix

It’s Tuesday night in the back room of a small salon south of downtown Milwaukee, and it’s time for chess ...

Remembering When The Fendermen Took Stoughton To The Top Of The Charts

So What are some of your early rock ‘n’ roll  memories?  For Stoughton’s Bill Amundson, there’s one that happened REALLY ...

Yiddish Music Traditions With Lil Rev

Music is a cornerstone of Jewish culture, especially during holidays and festivals. Musician Lil Rev grew up in a musical ...

Drumming Up Empowerment

Drumming is much more than just music to Yorel Lashley.  It’s the vehicle to teaching children the importance of discipline, ...

Algoma Artist Tells Stories Through Sculpture

Bren Sibilsky isn’t afraid to get her hands dirty. “I make my living playing with mud," Sibilsky says. Sibilsky is ...

Primrose Couple Meld Gardens And Blacksmith Art Into A Giving Space

After traveling around the world, German-born blacksmith artist Michael Edlinger found his place on a farm in eastern Wisconsin. The ...

Germantown Illustrator Helps Kids Discover Their Super Powers

Germantown illustrator Bryan Dyer doesn’t have a superpower, but he’s always loved stories about people who do. “Superheroes in particular ...

La Crosse Crochet Prodigy Has An International Following Of Craft Enthusiasts

It started with five-year-old Jonah Larson catching the glint of something shiny in a bag of leftover crafts—a crochet hook. ...

Medford Man Displays His Collection Of Chainsaws In Unique Way

"In northern Wisconsin, either you sheared Christmas trees or you peeled 'popple' for a summer job," say Gordy Lekies, remembering ...

Chippewa Falls Teen Performs In New York City Musical About Hemophilia

Colin Orth dreams of being a traveling musician. The teenager plays trumpet in the Chippewa Falls High School jazz band. ...

Cumberland Painter Learns To Control Alcohol Ink

Jan Killian has always loved nature. “I was the kid that somebody would find a bug in our house, ‘Oh, ...

Flash Fiction: The Rusted Bell

With Halloween this week, we thought it’d be the perfect time to revisit one of our favorite ghost stories on ...

Actor Mark Proksch Is A Master Of The Mundane

If you’re a fan of “The Office,” “Better Call Saul,” or the comedy horror series, “What We Do in the ...

A Day In The Life Of The UW Marching Band

On a cloudy, balmy weekday afternoon, the University of Wisconsin-Madison marching band was preparing for something a quarter of them ...

New Berlin Artist Turns Text Into Art

Nina Ghanbarzadeh understands the power of words. "You can elevate someone with your words. You can crush someone with your ...