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The Latest Goodman News

The Goodman Community Center is a busy place! Read on below for a glimpse of the wonderful things happening here.

Eastside News celebrating 100 years

January 5, 2024

2024 is a special year for Eastside News. It’s the year we celebrate the anniversary of its inception. Having a newspaper on the east side for 100 years is a big deal.

Eastside News Stories, Eastside News Centennial

Navigating the hunger game

December 27, 2023

GCC’s kitchen strives to satisfy a multitude of eaters. Meals made in-house are culturally diverse, nutritious — and delicious.

Eastside News Stories, Program Kitchen

Community Chat with Letesha: JEDI Masters

December 12, 2023

Letesha was joined by four local leaders to discuss justice, equity, diversity and inclusion (JEDI) work. It was an invigorating morning!

Letesha Nelson, Community Stories, At the Center

Kettles from One Barrel Brewing sit in the space that will be transformed into the taproom for Minocqua Brewing Company.

Minocqua Brewing Company set to open a taproom on East Washington

December 12, 2023

Political progressive Kirk Bangstad will bring his creativity and vision to Madison’s east side.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News

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

Let's Cook Thai Butternut Squash with Curry and Chickpeas Together

November 30, 2023

Another delicious recipe and cooking class with UW Med School students.

Older Adults

Ways to give to your favorite charities that benefit the nonprofit, your community and you

November 30, 2023

5 ways you can make an impact and make a difference in your community

At the Center, Planned Giving, Ways to Give

A group of UW Madison athletes hold grocery bags and smile at the Goodman Center's Thanksgiving Basket Drive. Two athletes are in turkey costumes.

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

November 30, 2023

4,312 Thanksgiving Baskets! That's a new record, and we have our incredibly supportive community to thank.

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

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

The student staff of "Tower TV" video tape a segment for an episode.

East High ‘Tower TV’ is must-see TV

November 20, 2023

For the past 16 years, Madison East High School has had a student-run monthly YouTube program “Tower TV.” It’s time to add it to your watchlist.

Neighborhood News, Teens, Community Stories