Many Americans will be celebrating the Fourth of July outdoors this year a little differently, with celebrations at home, including backyard barbecues and picnics perhaps with only your household. No matter how you’re celebrating the Fourth of July, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA…
The past week was an unusually quiet week around the parsonage. It enabled me to do something that I have wanted to do all summer long. Nothing. I am not bragging or anything, but I can do nothing right up there with the best of them.
MADISON (AP) — A reward has been doubled to $10,000 for information leading to whoever set fire to a biracial Wisconsin woman who says she was attacked while she was driving.
“You Should Have Left” is the latest film to “skip a planned theatrical release” and go straight to On Demand, supposedly to placate audiences stuck at home while theaters are closed.
Tom Hardy isn’t very convincing as Al Capone in “Capone.” Granted, I’m not an expert on the real Capone, but I seriously doubt that he naturally acted like a terrible Tom Hardy performance or looked like he was wearing unconvincing makeup.
Theaters are dark. Opening nights are cancelled. Yet, a local Sun Prairie theatre group decided not to let a setback stop it from finding a way for the public to celebrate its artists and mentors.
The COVID-19 pandemic has kept the Sun Prairie Food Pantry extremely busy over the past three months. Although it’s been a challenge, these are exciting times for the Sun Prairie Food Pantry! However, the real story is what has been happening on a daily basis at 18 Rickel Road.
One of the most recognized symbols of the Fourth of July celebration is the American flag. The American flag began with 13 stars, and today, 50 stars are displayed to represent the number of states now in the union.
Back in 2015, director Judd Apatow briefly turned comedian Amy Schumer into a movie star with “Trainwreck,” a semi-autobiographical film where the protagonist’s actions were fictionalized, but much of the dialogue, situations, and character traits were taken from Schumer’s own life.
During stressful times like these, I've grown to have an added appreciation for the two men who have been pillars of love and support in my life, my dad, Howard, and my husband, Michael. I was blessed to be raised in a home with my diligent, book-loving father and my wonderful mother.
Following the March announcement that the 2020 Alice in Dairyland Finals would be postponed due to COVID-19, the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) is providing additional details on when, where, and how to watch the selection of Wisconsin’s 73rd Alice…
“The High Note” is the latest would-be theatrical release to go straight to On Demand. It’s arguable that it should have gone straight to On Demand, since it might not have been able to cut it in theaters.
Westside Elementary School retiring teachers Susan Bricker, Shannon Fletcher, Louis Lessor and D’Arcy Pogue were given a fond farewell on June 4 during a car parade at the school. School friends, families and former students drove by to honor the teachers since schools have been closed and m…
NOTE: I am reviewing this film because it had the highest domestic box office ($50 million) of any film in my cable provider’s “New and Popular” On Demand section that I have not yet reviewed.
Hello, my name is Andrew McKinney and I am the new Community Site Coordinator for CH Bird. I served as a Youth Advocate for Sun Prairie high school the past year.
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused disruptions in almost every aspect of our lives, including how we receive our food supply. Because of the large-scale closing of restaurants, farmers and ranchers have an over-abundance of meats, dairy and vegetables, but few customers left to buy their goods…
NOTE: I am reviewing this film because it has the highest domestic box office ($61 million) of any film in my cable provider’s “New and Featured” On Demand section that I have not yet reviewed.
On Saturday, May 15, 25 members of Sun Prairie Forensics Team competed at the WFCA State Forensics Tournament. Due to current COVID-19 school closures, the tournament was held virtually. The team earned 4th place, defeating 44 other teams in the state. The team included students from both Su…
The unrelenting barrage of bad news and stress can have a negative impact on both your body and your mind. Need a boost? According to recent research, some foods have the same effect on your body as taking a prescription mood-enhancing drug.
In “Sunny Days: The Children’s Television Revolution That Changed America,” journalist David Kamp takes readers on a fascinating journey through the development of one of the most beloved shows on television.
Weybridge Village Condominium Association members donated $2,025 to the Sun Prairie Food Pantry and are challenging other area condo associations to do the same.
NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Lauer accused author Ronan Farrow on Tuesday of shoddy and biased journalism in his book “Catch and Kill” that included what Lauer says is a false accusation that the former “Today” show host raped a co-worker.
It has been over a month since “Trolls World Tour” took the On Demand world by storm, offering families the chance to catch a shiny new movie while stuck in quarantine. That film took in an estimated $100 million in revenue in its first two weeks, success that “Scoob!” is hoping to repeat wi…
The Colonial Club will follow the Badger Bounce Back program as outlined by Gov. Tony Evers and remain closed to the general public through June 30 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Memorial Day is a federal holiday created to remember those who died while serving our country. Because of the battle we are currently waging against COVID-19, I think it also would be fitting to recognize all of the front-line medical personnel, health workers and essential workers who are …