MADISON (WORT) — Dane County officials are moving forward with an indoor ban on e-cigarettes. The City of Madison is discussing whether to increase fees on sidewalk cafes and more debate is scheduled on Mayor Paul Soglin’s controversial bench ordinance targeting the city’s homeless residents.
Violinist and sound artist Troy Schafer has been involved in a dizzying array of avant-garde and/or just plain emotionally demanding music around Madison. Schafer joined Tone Madison’s Scott Gordon at the WORT studios.
MADISON (WORT) — To get a sense of how the regulars at Philosopher’s Grove and nearby business owners feel about removing the large granite sitting stones, WORT’s Patrick Waring headed down to State Street with a recorder.
MADISON (WORT) — The family of 19-year-old Tony Robinson has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the City of Madison and Madison Police Officer Matt Kenny. Tony Robinson’s mother Andrea Irwin says the civil lawsuit is the family’s last opportunity for justice.
MADISON (WORT) — UW-Madison’s Jacqueline Goldstein and Arthur Eigenbrodt check out the stunning Perseid Meteor shower, raining down in a sky near you.
MADISON (WORT) — Sympathizers from all over the country flocked to Ferguson, Missouri, to join in marking the death of Michael Brown at the hands of Ferguson Police. Craig McComb reports.