Even in a pandemic, Dane County housing pricewards continue to creep up. Based on the federal “fair market rent” standard, the Madison metro area had rents higher than 95% of all other metro areas. The cost of living in the Madison area has caught the attention of both the public and private sectors. Last week, […]
With 381 confirmed cases of COVID-19, and four deaths, as of March 22nd, Wisconsin is just entering the acceleration phase of the coronavirus pandemic. Dane County has 61 of the state’s COVID-19 confirmed cases, but that number is expected to grow as the county moves into the community spread phase, meaning it’s no longer practical […]
Elder health issues from the United Way of Dane County Community Impact team — someone familiar with elder health issues from the UWDC Community Impact team (and perhaps a rep from an agency that does the on-the-ground work?) appear on the WORT Access Hour to talk about falls, drug interactions, the Beers list, and what […]
The 17th annual United Way of Dane County Bluegrass Benefit showcases six bands and performers volunteer their time and talent at the Barrymore Theatre on Sunday, February 11 from 12:45-4:30pm. This family-friendly event is a great show for a great cause! Featuring Cork ‘n Bottle String Band, Sparetime Bluegrass, Dave Landau, Oak Street Ramblers, MadFiddle […]
In a surprise announcement Thursday, Dane County Executive Joe Parisi said the Madison Chamber of Commerce had accepted an offer to purchase their building as a site for the long-delayed homeless day shelter and resource center.
Keetra Burnett, Senior Director of Community Impact at the United Way of Dane County, joins Aaron and Haywood to talk about the Madison Black Women Rock! Celebration.