City Life

Different living conditions, life stories and sharing in our community


by Gretchen Christensen | 07/20/2017 - 9:23am


by Simpson Street Free Press | 07/17/2017 - 2:27pm

This story originally appeared in the Simpsons Street Free Press. It was written by Kadjata Bah, 12.

Estas noticias orginalmente aparecieron en el Simposons Street Free Press, por Kadjata Bah, 12. Una version en español se peude encotnrar aqui.


by Samantha Loomis | 07/10/2017 - 9:10am

FoodShare recipients can now reap the benefits of Willy Street Co-op’s Double Dollars program year-round.

The Double Dollars program is designed to create greater access to fresh and healthy food for Madison’s FoodShare recipients.

by Lauren Thill | 07/02/2017 - 8:41am

From July 19 through 26, nearly 200 girls ranging from kindergarten to recent high school graduates will be learning about fingerprinting, cutting apart cars and propelling from buildings at CampHERO.

Partnering with Girl Scouts of Wisconsin-Badgerland, CampHERO allows young girls to learn what it is like to work in protective services, which are career paths girls are not normally encouraged to pursue. It spans a week and immerses the campers in hands-on activities.


by Jacy Zollar | 06/29/2017 - 1:48pm

When Emily Jones* returned home from serving in the Army, she turned in her DD214 discharge form and left the building with a new title: veteran. 

This was in the 1980s, and although she didn’t realize it at the time, this would be the beginning of a lifelong battle.

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by Gretchen Christensen | 06/27/2017 - 9:20am

Our weekly roundup of headlines around Madison

by Gretchen Christensen | 06/19/2017 - 4:00pm

Our weekly roundup of headlines around Madison

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by Gretchen Christensen | 06/12/2017 - 2:49pm

Our weekly round up of headlines around Madison

by Emelia Rohl | 06/07/2017 - 3:41pm

In the past few years Madison Police Department has faced criticism in light of the fatal police shootings of Paul Heenan, Tony Robinson and Tags: The Grid, City Life

by Gretchen Christensen | 06/05/2017 - 5:04pm

Our weekly round up of headlins around Madison

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by Jack Kelly | 05/30/2017 - 1:30pm

MCF announced the first of 12 major grants at their annual dinner