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Suter's Gold Medal Sports was founded by Madison hockey legend Bob Suter, an Olympic gold medal winner in 1980.

Suter’s Gold Medal Sports continues to assist Madison-area skaters

December 5, 2023

Suter’s Gold Medal Sports has been selling hockey equipment and sharpening skates for 43 years.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News

Gus Kunkle-Schoen, Finn O’Higgins and George Stattelman-Scanlan, the final three Troop 34 Eagle Scouts.

Boy Scout Troop 34 bids farewell after almost 85 years

November 28, 2023

Boy Scout Troop 34 will be retiring its troop number at the end of 2023 and merging with Troop 29.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News, Kids

GCC teens stand in front of a statue of a panther at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

LOFT assisting teens with college prep

November 16, 2023

A LOFT program seeks to help teens break down the college application process into manageable steps.

Lussier LOFT High School, Eastside News Stories, Teens

There are several precautions that can be taken to prevent falls

November 10, 2023

Wisconsin ranks No. 1 in fall-related deaths. Many believe falling is an inevitable part of aging.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

Goodman Community Center teens Shayla and Kiara outside the center.

Goodman Community Center is a special place to these 2 amazing teens

November 3, 2023

When GCC is a student’s ‘third place’ — offering a deep sense of belonging — they create a more secure future for themselves.

Lussier LOFT High School, Letesha Nelson, Eastside News Stories, Teens

Nia Ryan, founder of Herbiery, pours one of the hop-less beers the taproom serves.

Herbiery serves brews without the bitter flower

October 18, 2023

Herbiery’s taproom on Winnebago Street is a welcoming, inviting space for everyone.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News

Willy Street Co-op makes stores more accessible

October 11, 2023

Willy Street Co-op partnered with Step Up: Equity Matters to find and correct accessibility issues in the stores.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News

The Ideal artist

Art is in Jo Jensen’s blood

October 4, 2023

East side resident Jo Jensen is an artist and her art is who she is. Jensen paints astonishing works using acrylics and builds sculptures.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News

Laura Hill reads to a group of Goodman Community Center children in the Blue House.

Parents’ group supports GCC teachers

September 27, 2023

An informal parents group supports Goodman’s early childhood education and elementary after-school teachers and children throughout the year.

Eastside News Stories, Childcare, Families, At the Center, Elementary School