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Nothing humble about the flavors at pie shop

Pies, pastries and quiches don't get any better. Read more

Best bets in Madison arts and entertainment

The Corner Table podcast: The 'World Cup of cooking'

By Lindsay Christians

Established in 2017, The Corner Table is a Capital Times food podcast. Host Lindsay Christians talks with guests about cooking, wine, restaurants and more. Read more

Chef Dave Heide previews pay-what-you-can restaurant Wednesday


Liliana's Chef/Owner Dave Heide is holding a launch party for his newly-minted nonprofit at his Oregon restaurant, Charlie’s on Main. Read more

Coming Attractions: The Chainsmokers, Tab Benoit, The Driver Era

By Rob Thomas

The Chainsmokers brings the World War Joy tour to Veterans Memorial Coliseum in November. Read more

Salud! Warm up with 10 cozy wines from pinot to port

By Lindsay Christians

For our February tasting, my wine group chose a simple, open-ended theme: winter wines. Find these wines, from pinot noir to ruby port, in Madison shops.  Read more

Dropkick Murphys move outside of their comfort zone

by Joshua Miller

Dropkick Murphys return to Madison to perform at The Sylvee, 25 S. Livingston St. as part of their traditional St. Patrick's Day tour. Read more


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Can You Ever Forgive Me? - Marielle Heller

Can You Ever Forgive Me?Genre: ComedyRelease Date: 2018-10-19© © 2018 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All rights reserved. Read more

Liam Payne says 2020 is too soon for One Direction reunion

Liam Payne has dampened the hope of a 1D reunion anytime soon after previously predicting they could get back together by next year. Read more

Wu-Tang Clan confirmed as headliners for Boardmasters

New York hip-hop icons Wu-Tang Clan will headline Boardmasters Festival on August 9. Read more

Dua Lipa wants a rapper for new album

Dua Lipa has teased that she could get a rap star to feature on her second album. Read more

Lizzo confirms herself for Glastonbury

Lizzo has let slip that she is performing at Glastonbury Festival this summer. Read more

David Dastmalchian joins Dune reboot

David Dastmalchian is the latest star to join the ever-growing cast of 'Dune', the upcoming adaptation of the sci-fi novel by Frank Herbert. Read more

'Empire' actor goes from victim to accused felon in 3 weeks

CHICAGO (AP) — The whispers about "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett started with reports that he had not fully cooperated with police after telling authorities he was attacked in Chicago by two men who hurled racist, anti-gay slurs and looped a rope around his neck. Read more

Ms Banks wants Dua Lipa collaboration

Ms Banks has revealed she would love to feature on a song with "fierce" Dua Lipa. Read more

Calvin Harris' expensive BRITs performance

Calvin Harris reportedly spent almost £80,000 on his and Dua Lipa's performance at the BRIT Awards. Read more

Michael B. Jordan's The Silver Bear gets director

Michael B. Jordan's forthcoming movie 'The Silver Bear' will be helmed by Gerard McMurray. Read more

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