Stories to watch 2018
Finalists for the Fitchburg Police Department police chief position have been narrowed to two, one of whom is expected to be hired by Feb. 1.
A first-of-its-kind in Fitchburg development got the initial go ahead from the Common Council Jan. 9, along with up to $11 million in taxpayer support to help get the project started.
The Verona Area/Mount Horeb boys swimming team finished behind a pair of Big Eight Conference rivals to open the 2017-18 season.
The Oregon boys basketball team won its third straight game to start the season Friday with a 46-28 blowout at Milton.
Oregon boys swimming opened the Badger South dual meet season with perhaps its biggest challenge of the season and also took on tough competition Saturday in the Sun Prairie Invitational.
The annual bowling fundraiser, Boomer’s Bowl Your Balls Off, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, at Ten Pin Alley, 6285 Nesbitt Road.
The library hosted a Game of Thrones Trivia night on Jan. 8. Participants rallied their bannermen and signed their House up for Game of Thrones Trivia.
The city’s Agricultural and Rural Affairs Committee will host a listening session at 4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, at the Doerfer Farm, 2271 Fitchrona Road., to hear from rural residents about issues important to them and gather feedback on the committee’s work.
It started as a staff of six in a small office in Madison. Now, two decades later, its products can be found around the country.
Fitchburg resident Lorena Villalobos opened a beauty salon on Fish Hatchery Road in January and hopes to eventually expand the business to become a full-service salon.
“Outer space” has a new location in Fitchburg.
The Verona Area High School girls basketball teams hosted a teacher appreciation night at a December home game against Madison West. Each player chose a teacher to recognize who had made a pos…
Verona Area School District students were among the nearly 200 in Dane County recognized last weekend at the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Youth Recognition Breakfast. The breakfast recognize…
The annual Verona Area High School food drive, which wrapped up in December, collected more than 18,000 pounds of food for Badger Prairie Needs Network.
Verona Road weekly updates
The 2017 construction season is winding down, but some construction work is still underway along Verona Road (US 18/151) in Fitchburg. Nighttime lane closures are complete for the season. Read…