Grants help elevate literacy at Gompers and parent engagement at Black Hawk schools

By Melissa Gloudeman Great Lakes Higher Education Corp & Affiliates Two Northside schools received a big gift just before the holidays. Students and staff at Gompers Elementary and Black Hawk Middle School gathered...

NorthSide Artists Group plans spring exhibit at Manna Café

By Carolyn Gantner NorthSide Artists Group During the months of March and April the NorthSide Artists Group (NSAG) will hold their spring exhibit at Manna Cafe, 611 N. Sherman Ave. On display will...

Train as a Citizen Scientist with Clean Lakes Alliance

By Katie Nicholas Clean Lakes Alliance Are you ready to take action on behalf of our lakes? Ever wonder about water quality conditions and trends at your favorite beach? A limited number...

Escape winter and have some fun with MSCR classes and trips

By Nicole Graper MSCR Madison School & Community Recreation (MSCR) offers a variety of art and enrichment programs for all ages. Check out these exciting new art opportunities and upcoming trips. Register...

Grow with Community GroundWorks this spring

By Nicole Niebler Community GroundWorks In the midst of this cold winter, it’s uplifting to remember that winter’s sister, spring, is quickly approaching. At Community GroundWorks, we welcome and embrace spring with open...

Earthen mounds reveal culture of early inhabitants

By Jan Axelson Friends of Cherokee Marsh The Northside is privileged to be home to multiple sites that contain earthen mounds constructed a thousand or more years ago. Many of the mounds are...

Two Lindbergh students receive CTM Kindness Award

By Amanda Meloy Lindbergh Elementary School Congratulations to Lindbergh fifth-graders Justin Dieter and Kenny Young, who received the Children’s Theater of Madison (CTM) Kindness Award in December. CTM celebrates youth who are making...

Hidden Voices spotlights legacy of African American writers in Wis.

By Kathlean Wolf Northside News “Do you know the written works of Jean Toomey, Sarah Webster Fabio, or Lorraine Hansberry?” A gathering of about 40 Northsiders were challenged with this question at...

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