Tuesday, October 6, 2015

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Cultivating a hit

A gorgeous new mobile app about pruning and growing trees has become a surprise hit for Madison’s Joel McDonald. Adam Powell talks to him about the inspiration for his unique creation. more »


Bringing something special to the table

Pegasus Games, the oldest dedicated tabletop gaming store in Wisconsin, turns 35 at the end of this month. In celebration, there will be cake, limited-edition T-shirts and, of course, gaming the weekend of Aug. 29-30. more »
AUG 21, 2015 

Saucy satisfaction

What we call curry is a set of richly varied “sauces” from countries across Southeast Asia and the subcontinent. Most of the dishes at Curry in the Box on University Avenue are Thai-inflected, but the menu adopts flavors from India and even Japan. more »
AUG 14, 2015 

Relish the bumper crop

After a few boxes of CSA bounty, reality sets in — we can’t possibly eat all these beets or cucumbers. And look at this head of cabbage, it’s the size of a bowling ball. So this year I decided to look into pickling, and I found some family recipes. more »
AUG 12, 2015 

Where have all the women gone?

​Director Robin Hauser Reynolds’ new documentary, “CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap,” explores the dearth of women in tech. more »
JUL 31, 2015