06/20/2016, 09:17 AM

Shake the Lake June 25, 2016 (Rain date June 26, 2016) Shake the Lake's inaugural year was 2015, and approximately 70,000 attended this spectacular event.  This year, 90,000 are expected to partake in the afternoon/evening of music, food, activities and fun.  New for this year are a second music stage and the Lake Market which will feature local artisans and crafters.  The Human Cannonball will make a return visit, there will be an appearance by the UW marching band&nbs ...

06/15/2016, 01:18 PM

I want to take this opportunity to put some closure on days leading up to and concluding with the meeting of the Common Council on 6/7. Whenever a topic has a nexus to the Madison Police Department or there are issues that are affecting the morale of our workforce, one can expect that I will be speaking up (or out).  Most of the time, the subject slated for debate involves issues that relate to "procurement" . . .whether it be a Midtown District Station or the need to add more cops.&n ...

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