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Opinion Matters

With Gazette Opinion Editor Greg Peck
Greg Peck: Film crew invades my neighborhood
It's not every day that you see a film crew set up in the street of your neighborhood. This one piqued my curiosity.
Greg Peck: Winter catches me unprepared
I had plenty of warnings. Still, winter caught me unprepared Monday.
Greg Peck: Don't fall for these scams
Scams these days are a dime a dozen. Don't let con artists talk you out of your hard-earned dollars.

Word Badger

Digging into words we use and how we use them with Gazette reporter Frank Schultz
Word Badger: Some seasonl advice
What is the plural of your family name? Are you sure?
Word Badger: Cop talk, 10-4
The world of law enforcement is full of jargon.
Word Badger: Good words from the Guard
The National Guard recently posted some interesting advice for soldiers.

Xtra Points

Local sports talk with the Gazette sports staff
Xtra Points: The Game of the Century (So Far)
Xtra Points: The Game of the Century (So Far)
The Green Bay Packers host the New England Patriots at 3:25 p.m. Sunday.
Xtra Points: Big games teach big lessons
Xtra Points: Big games teach big lessons
Five games pitted winning teams against each other in Week 11.
Xtra Points: Untangling the AFC's playoff web
Xtra Points: Untangling the AFC's playoff web
All but a few of the teams in the AFC have winning records, meaning there are a lot of teams hoping to fill the conference's six playoff slots. Plus, a Monday Night Football pick.

The Web Desk

Behind the scenes of GazetteXtra with digital content coordinators Andrew Reuter and Dave von Falkenstein
Best of The Gazette: Politics, Scouts and a mysterious developer
Best of The Gazette: Politics, Scouts and a mysterious developer
The future of the Democratic Party, a shortage of Girl Scout leaders and landowner Bill Watson are the topics of some of The Gazette's best content from the last week or so.
The Web Desk: Local connection in national video
The Web Desk: Local connection in national video
Footage from a dramatic rooftop rescue in downtown Janesville is featured in a national news video that considers the pros and cons of police body cameras.
Best of The Gazette: Downtown, football and ancient pipes
Best of The Gazette: Downtown, football and ancient pipes
Downtown redevelopment, the first-ever All-Gazette football team and a look at Janesville's subterranean anatomy are the subjects of some of The Gazette's best content from the last week or so.

PopCon: The Popular Conversation

Entertainment talk with Gazette staffers Andrew Beaumont, Andrew Reuter, Dave von Falkenstein and Shawn Sensiba
PopCon: When it comes to U2, haters gonna hate
PopCon: When it comes to U2, haters gonna hate
Upon the release of U2's new album through Apple's iTunes program, the backlash has been severe, though quite unnecessary.