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Are changes at city of Janesville's demolition landfill reasonable?
Not everyone will like the changes at the city of Janesville's demolition and compost landfill sites. But I'm OK with them.
Today is Tax Freedom Day in Wisconsin
Today isn't just Earth Day. It also marks Tax Freedom Day in Wisconsin. Here's what that means to you.
What a weekend of nice weather!
It's hard to remember an Easter weekend as nice as this one. I hope you and your family got a chance to get outside and enjoy it.
What are your pet peeves? Here are a few of mine
I suspect most people have little daily annoyances, so-called “pet peeves.” Here are some of mine.
Would WIAA be wise to institute “multiplier” in sports tournaments?
Members of the WIAA agreed Wednesday to appoint a committee to study the issue of school enrollment for divisional placement in state tournaments. Do you favor a proposed “multiplier”?
Do you expect a tax refund? What will you spend it on?
The tax deadline has passed, and for many filers, the waiting for those tax refunds begins. What will you spend yours on?
Speeches set about “Death Beyond the Willows”
I've scheduled three events where I'll be talking about my newly revised nonfiction book, “Death Beyond the Willows.”
Something's “brewing” with Milwaukee Brewers
The Milwaukee Brewers are off to a remarkable start to their 2014 season. Can they keep it up? Is this team that good, or will the long season eventually take its toll?
Applying for a scholarship? Write a real essay
High school students applying for scholarships and asked to provide an essay would be well advised to know what an essay is.
Doing spring cleaning? Did you check dryer vent?
When was the last time you checked your dryer's vent? Did you know that a build-up of dust in such vents is a leading cause of home fires?