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Restaurant review: Madison's Canteen not just another Mexican restaurant
Restaurant review: Madison's Canteen not just another Mexican restaurant
Taquerias seem to be opening everywhere in Madison these days. One of the newest is Canteen, which opened at 111 S. Hamilton St., Madison, writes Gazette restaurant reviewer Bill Livick.
20Q: Catching up with painting party procurer Val Saxer
20Q: Catching up with painting party procurer Val Saxer
The former nurse turned artisan dishes on switching career paths, creating with cremains and the role of "liquid courage" at painting parties.
Darien to host 57th annual Cornfest event Sept. 8-10
Darien to host 57th annual Cornfest event Sept. 8-10
The annual festival will feature sports tournaments, live music, tractor pulls, clogging, carnival rides, a parade and a weird game called “Hammerschlagen."
Music roundup: Overture Center to host Bonnie Raitt on Aug. 30
Music roundup: Overture Center to host Bonnie Raitt on Aug. 30
Other touring acts in the area include The Alarm, comedian Chris Redd and various groups at Madison's Mad Gael Music Fest.
Noon Rotary to host annual corn roast, mud volleyball tournament Aug. 19
Noon Rotary to host annual corn roast, mud volleyball tournament Aug. 19
Even if you don't like corn and volleyball, you'll still find plenty to entertain you Saturday, Aug. 19, at the 32nd annual Janesville Noon Rotary Corn Roast and Mud Volleyball Tournament at Traxler Park in Janesville.
Cluck & pluck: Chicken roast, music fest are Aug. 20 at Riverside Park in Janesville
Cluck & pluck: Chicken roast, music fest are Aug. 20 at Riverside Park in Janesville
For the fifth straight year, the Friends of Riverside Park and Janesville Lions Club are cooperating to produce the Riverside Music Festival and Lions Club chicken roast. The event is Sunday, Aug. 20, at Riverside Park in Janesville.
Where to find live local entertainment this week
Where to find live local entertainment this week
Night Music is a listing of local night spots featuring live entertainment from Thursday, Aug. 17, through Wednesday, Aug. 23.
Restaurant review: Copper Falls offers fine dining in downtown Clinton
Restaurant review: Copper Falls offers fine dining in downtown Clinton
Copper Falls is situated in a beautiful historic building at the end of Allen Street. It has outdoor seating that looks out onto railroad tracks and a wooded area—a lovely setting for diners who enjoy eating al fresco.
Music roundup: Blind Pilot to appear at Overture Center on Aug. 23
Music roundup: Blind Pilot to appear at Overture Center on Aug. 23
Other touring acts in the area include Charlie Musselwhite, The Jerry Douglas Band and comedian Ronny Chieng.
Vintage roar: WWII planes soon soaring into Janesville
Vintage roar: WWII planes soon soaring into Janesville
The AirPower History Tour will return to Janesville from Aug. 16-20 to do aerial tours in 70-year-old aircraft. Four airplanes will be in attendance, including a B-29 Superfortress, one of the premier bombers of World War II.