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Monthly Archives: August 2014

Fair WI PAC endorses Susan Happ for AG, plus many more endorsements

VOTE FOR FAIRNESS IN NOVEMBER! The primary election is over, and November will be here before we know it!  Fair Wisconsin PAC is proud to announce some new endorsements for the fall election on November 4. For ATTORNEY GENERAL, Fair Wisconsin PAC endorses SUSAN HAPP.  We know she will be a…

MMoCA Announces Fall Events

Events are organized in concert with Madison Museum of Contemporary Art exhibitions MADISON, WI—Each year, nearly 500,000 people connect with modern and contemporary art through Madison Museum of Contemporary Art (MMoCA) exhibitions and events. By offering lively, engaging, and meaningful events, often free-of-charge, MMoCA connects people with visual art and supports…

Badger Bash Returns to Union South before every home Badger football game!

“BADGER BASH” KICKS OFF ITS 42nd   SEASON AT  UNION SOUTH 2 ½ hours Before Every Home Football Game 1st Badger Bash of 2014: Saturday, September 6 Wisconsin Badgers vs W. Illinois Leathernecks 8:30 am   Badger Bash—the longest running public tailgating party at UW-Madison—celebrates its 42nd year hosting Mike Leckrone the entire…

Ride the Drive – Eastside – This Sunday!

August 24, 2014 – 10am to 3pm http://www.cityofmadison.com/parks/RideTheDrive/eastside/ The City of Madison and Madison Parks are excited to bring Ride the Drive to Madison’s Eastside!  We will be hosting Ride the Drive-Eastside on Sunday, August 24th from 10am to 3pm. Ride the Drive, is a car-free, care free event that transforms some of…

Freedom to Marry Case to be heard next week in cases likely headed to Supreme Court

NATIONAL CAMPAIGN FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY RETURNS TO MIDWEST IN CASES LIKELY HEADED TO SUPREME COURT Marriage equality advocates from Indiana and Wisconsin to gather for Chicago rally on eve of U.S. Appellate Court Hearing CHICAGO (August 20, 2014) — The national spotlight on the campaign for marriage equality returns to…

Tenant Resource Center’s “Five Steps For A Good Moving Day”

This Thursday and Friday, thousands of Madison tenants will be moving in and out of their apartments. They can avoid many expensive and stressful situations by following these tips.  1.       Clean up and check out. This is your responsibility! The landlord does not need to give you a check-out form or do a walk-through with you, although…

Faith Leaders Announce Support for the Freedom to Marry

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – On August 5, volunteer attorneys filed an amicus brief from numerous religious organizations, congregations, and individual faith leaders from Indiana and Wisconsin in support of the cases for freedom to marry in those states.  Over eight pages of signers affirmed that “Eliminating discrimination in civil marriage will not impinge…

Wisconsin Unites for Marriage Coalition Launched Today

New statewide marriage equality coalition to advocate for the freedom to marry for same-sex couples in Wisconsin On Thursday, August 7, plaintiff couples, community and religious leaders, and other supporters of the freedom to marry for all loving couples gathered in Appleton, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Madison and Milwaukee. They…

Wisconsin Marriage Equality Coalition to Launch

Wisconsin Unites for Marriage to advocate for the freedom to marry for same-sex couples in WisconsinOn Thursday, August 7, plaintiff couples, community and religious leaders, and other supporters of the freedom to marry for all loving couples will gather in Appleton, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Madison and Milwaukee to announce a…