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Project Wisconsin creates 365 surprising logos for state towns

Wisconsin is famous for many things -- most notably beer, cheese curds and the Green Bay Packers -- but what makes the state's more than 1,200 individual towns special? Josh Cox and Doua Vue are exploring just that question. They are the team behind Project Wisconsin, a blog dedicated to branding one Wisconsin town for each day of 2012. >More
 Health parties for Latinas tackle important women's issues

It's an unseasonably warm Monday night, and nine women are gathered in a small living room on Madison's south side. They chat in Spanish, both with each other and their children, while water and snacks sit on the coffee table. Laughter fills the room as the kids energetically run around the house, largely ignoring their mothers. >More
 Papalo has the power: One farmer tries to turn Madisonians on to the Mexican herb

When Juan Gonzalez left Puebla, Mexico, in 2004 for una aventura -- an adventure -- he made sure to bring one very important thing to his new home in Wisconsin: papalo. A staple in Mexican cooking, papalo is a distinctive, strong herb and now a weekly summer feature at Gonzalez's Los Abuelos Farley Farm market stand. >More
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