clockwork, the University of Wisconsin is ranked one of the country’s top party
schools year after year, much to the chagrin of administrators and to the pride
of students. Party culture is so deeply embedded into
enrollment at the University of Wisconsin hit its lowest ebb since the Second
World War at just over 13,000. In 1960, with American fear of Soviet expansion
past the point of panic, the university received more than a million
Garage rock first gained popularity in the U.S. in the 1960s and today
garage bands continue to find their way into the mainstream of rock ‘n’ roll.
Perfect for both fans of rock and students of history, Peter Roller’s new book Milwaukee
Garage Bands: Generations of Grassroots Rock follows
Every year the Observers ridicule a football bowl system that bestows
an extra game on teams with five or six losses. This time the absurdity has an
extra dimension because Wisconsin, 7-5 overall and 4-4 in the Big Ten
Across our nation, streets tagged “Main” are in dismal decay. Downtown Racine is no exception, as the county has been hit hard by the recession. That said, 441 Main St. in Racine shines like a beacon on the shores of Lake Michigan as the home of the...
The NBA apparently will return on Christmas Day, and the Observers think one big reason is that the millionaires on both sides of the lockout realized they wouldn't be missed until April—if then. Yes, college basketball is that good—always available...