June 2011

June 2011

In This Issue

Make a Splash on Madison's Lakes

Make a Splash on Madison's Lakes

There's water, water everywhere. So get in it, near it or on it and celebrate summer.

Madison's Lakes: A Story in Pictures

Madison's Lakes: A Story in Pictures

Our city's beauty and vitality is a reflection of our water

The Madison Civics Club Celebrates its Centennial

The Madison Civics Club Celebrates its Centennial

As the venerable Madison Civics Club turns 100, members reflect on the great impact the organization has had on the city and look forward to a future of the same

Departments

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Departments

Video: Madison's Clean Lakes Alliance

Video: Madison's Clean Lakes Alliance

How we're working on saving the lakes—now

Hot Off The Shelf June 2011

Our Olive Oil Adventure

Our Olive Oil Adventure

We discover a Madison connection to some of the best olive oil we've had

Hip Sips Cocktail of the Month: Nutty Coconut

Hip Sips Cocktail of the Month: Nutty Coconut

It's perfect for fiery Indonesian food—and warm temps

Iberian Wines a Cool Summer Choice

Iberian Wines a Cool Summer Choice

Pick wines from the Spain and Portugal region

Down-Home Eats With a City View at Brickhouse BBQ

Down-Home Eats With a City View at Brickhouse BBQ

Local brews, sweet-smoky barbecue and Southern-inspired sides round out the menu

Find Tasty, Cheap Ramen and Dumplings at Umami

Find Tasty, Cheap Ramen and Dumplings at Umami

The Willy Street ramen and dumpling bar is a hit with discriminating diners

Willy Street's Hatch Art House A Gallery-Gift Shop Hybrid

Willy Street's Hatch Art House A Gallery-Gift Shop Hybrid

Find vieux et nouveau here at this funky emerging-artist showcase

Find Your Best Swimsuit

Find Your Best Swimsuit

Suit up in this season’s on-trend styles with exquisite details, splashy prints and exotic touches

Living With Cancer

Living With Cancer

Navigating cancer resources in the Madison area

The State of Madison Real Estate

The State of Madison Real Estate

Beautiful yards, freshly painted walls—even neighborhood water parks—will help speed home sales as the market slowly improves

Meet a Madison Green Cab Company

Meet a Madison Green Cab Company

A next-gen business helps Madison go green

Three Cool Passion Projects by Madisonians

Three Cool Passion Projects by Madisonians

Stuff our friends and neighbors do to make the city better

June 2011 Event Highlights

June 2011 Event Highlights

This is the month arts lovers have been waiting for

Girls Learn to Rock at Camp

Girls Learn to Rock at Camp

Beth Kille teaches girls more than music

A Madison Couple Calls Lake Monona Home

A Madison Couple Calls Lake Monona Home

It’s summertime and the living is easy in a contemporary home on the lake

Planning the Perfect Bathroom

Planning the Perfect Bathroom

Kitchens might be the social center of your home, but bathrooms are all about getting away from it all. You, too, can have your own oasis with a little planning.

Green Lake is a Great Summer Getaway

Green Lake is a Great Summer Getaway

Find sunshine, gorgeous water views and that perfect balance of fun and relaxation in a summertime visit to Green Lake

Be Our Guest: Summer Home and Garden Tours

Be Our Guest: Summer Home and Garden Tours

Homes and gardens open their doors and gates for annual summer tours

Buttermilk Baked Chicken is Summer at its Simplest

Buttermilk Baked Chicken is Summer at its Simplest

Busy families will appreciate this recipe

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Dining Out

Our Olive Oil Adventure

Our Olive Oil Adventure

We discover a Madison connection to some of the best olive oil we've had

Hip Sips Cocktail of the Month: Nutty Coconut

Hip Sips Cocktail of the Month: Nutty Coconut

It's perfect for fiery Indonesian food—and warm temps

Iberian Wines a Cool Summer Choice

Iberian Wines a Cool Summer Choice

Pick wines from the Spain and Portugal region

Down-Home Eats With a City View at Brickhouse BBQ

Down-Home Eats With a City View at Brickhouse BBQ

Local brews, sweet-smoky barbecue and Southern-inspired sides round out the menu

Find Tasty, Cheap Ramen and Dumplings at Umami

Find Tasty, Cheap Ramen and Dumplings at Umami

The Willy Street ramen and dumpling bar is a hit with discriminating diners

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Habitat

Video: Madison's Clean Lakes Alliance

Video: Madison's Clean Lakes Alliance

How we're working on saving the lakes—now

Home Trends June 2011

Buttermilk Baked Chicken is Summer at its Simplest

Buttermilk Baked Chicken is Summer at its Simplest

Busy families will appreciate this recipe

Planning the Perfect Bathroom

Planning the Perfect Bathroom

Kitchens might be the social center of your home, but bathrooms are all about getting away from it all. You, too, can have your own oasis with a little planning.

A Madison Couple Calls Lake Monona Home

A Madison Couple Calls Lake Monona Home

It’s summertime and the living is easy in a contemporary home on the lake

Be Our Guest: Summer Home and Garden Tours

Be Our Guest: Summer Home and Garden Tours

Homes and gardens open their doors and gates for annual summer tours

Living With Cancer

Living With Cancer

Navigating cancer resources in the Madison area

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Madison Business

The State of Madison Real Estate

The State of Madison Real Estate

Beautiful yards, freshly painted walls—even neighborhood water parks—will help speed home sales as the market slowly improves

Meet a Madison Green Cab Company

Meet a Madison Green Cab Company

A next-gen business helps Madison go green

Three Cool Passion Projects by Madisonians

Three Cool Passion Projects by Madisonians

Stuff our friends and neighbors do to make the city better

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Spotlight

Girls Learn to Rock at Camp

Girls Learn to Rock at Camp

Beth Kille teaches girls more than music

June 2011 Event Highlights

June 2011 Event Highlights

This is the month arts lovers have been waiting for

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Shopping & Style

Hot Off The Shelf June 2011

Willy Street's Hatch Art House A Gallery-Gift Shop Hybrid

Willy Street's Hatch Art House A Gallery-Gift Shop Hybrid

Find vieux et nouveau here at this funky emerging-artist showcase

Find Your Best Swimsuit

Find Your Best Swimsuit

Suit up in this season’s on-trend styles with exquisite details, splashy prints and exotic touches

Green Lake is a Great Summer Getaway

Green Lake is a Great Summer Getaway

Find sunshine, gorgeous water views and that perfect balance of fun and relaxation in a summertime visit to Green Lake

Columns

Madison's Getting Serious About Cleaning the Lakes

Madison's Getting Serious About Cleaning the Lakes

There's a new sense of urgency in clean-up efforts

Three Cool Passion Projects by Madisonians

Three Cool Passion Projects by Madisonians

Stuff our friends and neighbors do to make the city better

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Out There

Biddy Martin, Above the Fray

Biddy Martin, Above the Fray

Why I like Biddy's support of the New Badger Partnership

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For the Record

From Politics to Mifflin, Let's Stop the Trashing

From Politics to Mifflin, Let's Stop the Trashing

Let's start respecting our city

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Genuine Articles

Our Olive Oil Adventure

Our Olive Oil Adventure

We discover a Madison connection to some of the best olive oil we've had

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