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Northstreet is a new gem in Madison's Eken Park neighborhood.

Gather for food and drinks at Northstreet

January 14, 2023

Three establishments share space in Eken Park gem

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News

Attending one of Goodman's seasonal holiday parties for older adults is a great way to prevent social isolation.

Involvement is a great way for older adults to fight social isolation

January 11, 2023

Reports show socially isolated people are more susceptible to illness and have a higher death rate.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

Serious about play

December 29, 2022

Social emotional learning gives little ones at Goodman a solid foundation for learning and life

Eastside News Stories, Childcare, Social Emotional Learning (SEL), Kids

Older adults enjoy the weekly line dancing at Goodman Community Center.

Line dancing benefits the body and the mind

December 7, 2022

On Fridays, older adults gather at Goodman Community Center for 90 minutes of fun and exercise.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories, At the Center

The Ballweg Gallery is located in Goodman's Ironworks building.

Ballweg Gallery slated to reopen in January

December 2, 2022

The gallery in Ironworks is calling artists to apply to show their work.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News, At the Center

Table Wine has become an institution on Madison's east side.

Table Wine improves with age

November 30, 2022

After renting space in Kennedy Place since 2015, Table Wine has moved down the street to 2301 Atwood Ave. — the building formerly occupied by Sugar Shack Records.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News

GCC provides a variety of home-cooked food for its programs

November 10, 2022

Participants in Goodman's programs are fortunate to have high-quality meals prepared on-site.

Eastside News Stories, At the Center

Goodman Community Center's mindful meditation group meets twice weekly.

Peace of mind

September 27, 2022

Twice weekly mindfulness meditation sessiosn at the Goodman Community Center help older adults take care of their minds.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

Forward offers cold brews with cold brew

September 20, 2022

Forward Craft and Coffee brings a unique twist to the typical brew pub or coffee house by serving both craft beer and gourmet coffee.

Eastside News Stories, Community Stories

Goodman's 3-year-olds thriving

September 15, 2022

For years, Goodman 3-year-olds were in the same classroom as 4- and 5-year-olds. In 2021, GCC introduced a 3-year-old classroom and the results have been successful.

Eastside News Stories, Childcare

Life in the 'FAST' Lane

September 6, 2022

Families and Schools Together helps parents build a community of support and connect with their kids.

Eastside News Stories, Families