(WORT) — Author, actor, and essayist Sarah Vowell will be at the Madison Central Library Friday night as part of the Wisconsin Book Festival. Her latest literary work is Lafayette in the Somewhat United States, a humorous and historical portrait of the famous American Revolutionary general.
(WORT) — After laying low for several years, the Madison-formed instrumental rock band Cougar returns for a November 7 show at the Capitol Theater with Phox.
(WORT) — State lawmakers are debating whether to allow guns in University of Wisconsin campus buildings. Currently, guns and other concealed weapons are prohibited under UW rules. How do students feel about this potential change?
(WORT) — Restaurants have been embracing the Farm to Table movement recently and now taverns are going local too. Host André Darlington talks to head bartender Hasting Cameron from Gib’s Bar.
(WORT) — GOP Congressman Paul Ryan from Janesville is set to make history this week. He is expected to be the first Wisconsin member of the U.S. Congress to be elected Speaker of the House, is third in line to the presidency.
(WORT) — Madison365 recently published “The 28 Most influential African Americans in Wisconsin.” Noting community and political leaders in the state, the list sought to highlight African American leaders who are prominent in Wisconsin.