I have mixed feelings about the drama playing out in Ferguson, Missouri.
Madison is exploring an indoor public market. Could Janesville support one downtown?
I'm only a casual fan of high school football. In this era of concern over concussions, the future of high school football might affect the sport in colleges and the pros.
I recently sat down to be interviewed by a 9-year-old girl.
Word Badger takes a look at a corrective sent out by a world-class university.
Gazette sports editor Eric Schmoldt and sports reporter John Barry break down this week's matchups and the upcoming season in high school football.
Six-word previews for all 20 teams in the Premier League, plus relegation and Champions League predictions.
San Jose Sharks star Joe Pavelski, a part owner in the Janesville Jets, was in town this week.
A dip in speeding tickets, a modern take on 1800s baseball and paying for I-90/39 are the subjects of some of The Gazette's best content from the last week or so.
An electric police bike, a massive stained-glass project and a local woman's bucket list are the topics of some of The Gazette's best content from the last week or so.
A state Supreme Court ruling, local gardening conditions and one business' 100th anniversary are the subjects of some of The Gazette's best content from the last week or so.
For community blogger John W. Eyster, the Democratic primary for the 15th state Senate race comes down to two choices. But which one deserves his vote?
Community blogger John W. Eyster is against Blackhawk Technical College's $4 million referendum. Here's why.
Almost all candidates take part in political gymnastics, community blogger John W. Eyster writes. Gov. Scott Walker's recent comments about outsourcing are no exception.
Community blogger Steve Knox commends three Janesvillians who are making the city a better place.
Community blogger Steve Knox reminisces about the evolution of Freedom Fest and offers readers a preview of what to expect this year.
Looking for more controversy about teachers? You won't find it here. Instead, community blogger Steve Knox offers a simple message to local educators: Thank you.
In video two of blogger Glen Loyd's chat with Wisconsin's Bill Stokes, the 82-year-old author talks about the beauty he found on the Rock River.
The Rock River long ago caught the eye of famous outdoors writer Bill Stokes. In the first of a series of conversations, blogger Glen Loyd talks with the Wisconsin author and columnist about his home in Mazomanie.
After heading south for the winter, monster great blue herons are back in action on the Rock River, video blogger Glen Loyd has found.
It has been said that to leave a gang you must be beaten out. In order to leave the mafia you get a new set of designer shoes and a short one way boat trip. There is allegedly a hotel in California where once you check-in you can never check out.
The Congregation of The Great Spirit in Milwaukee mixes Catholicism and the traditions, language and culture of the Native American community, blogger James Martin writes.
There are two kinds of gardeners, blogger Janice Peterson writes. Planners create a well thought-out design and execute according to plans. Ploppers randomly throw plants in the ground. What kind are you?
Though this summer has been a temperate one, many plants need dog days to thrive, garden blogger Janice Peterson writes.
Garden blogger Janice Peterson takes a stab at listing the 10 worst weeds in Wisconsin, including her personal weed nemesis.
Is your hen acting strangely? Making funny noises? Pecking at your hand? You probably have a broody hen, blogger Dale Wheelock writes. Here's how to turn that into an advantage.
What does it take to raise an award-winning bird? Beth Tallon follows her father, poultry blogger Dale Wheelock, at the Rock County 4-H Fair to find out.
Community blogger Dale Wheelock offers some handy tips for finding and formulating feed for your fowl.