City of Madison

Man arrested on State Street after violent outbursts

Man threatens civilian, kicks, spits at, bites MPD officers

Column

Madison’s small businesses have big impact on city’s character

Closure of many State Street storefronts shows importance of patronizing small businesses

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With retailers packing their storefronts, many worry about future of State Street

Mayor Paul Soglin concerned rising State Street expenses will push local businesses out of town

Games

GameStop offers local gaming options close to campus

GameStop employees give honest opinions, recommendations to customers

News

Disturbance reported on State Street early Monday morning

Suspect followed a woman as he shouted racial, sexual profanities at her

Herald

Fighting Spirits: Ahead of municipal elections, questions loom about future of liquor licensing in downtown Madison

Spike in violent crimes downtown linked to alcohol consumption have city officials, police rethinking current policies regarding liquor licensing

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New ‘StateScreen’ art piece brings hopes of civic engagement, less violence to State Street

Public art to address social issues in creative, efficient ways, decrease high crime rates

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Judge rules in favor of granting Taco Bell liquor license

Taco Bell sued city after Soglin vetoed their liquor license

City of Madison

Road closures, police presence revealed for ‘most diverse’ Freakfest lineup yet

The Capitol Square stage, most prominent of the three stages, is headed entirely by women

Breaking News

MPD arrests man for attacking Badger football game visitor from Mequon

Victim was taken to hospital with head injuries