Rose Bowl

On a recentThursday night, I walked into a trendy East Side bar, ordered an IPA andproceeded to have a conversation with a complete stranger for about two hours.We engaged in the type of first date fodder we’ve all grown accustomed to—wher.. more

Mar 21, 2017 9:20 PM Around MKE

Cheeseheads: The Documentary Maybe he was hankering for home and maybe it was triggered by encountering a sea of red Badger fans at the Rose Bowl—either way, Wisconsin expatriate John Mitc,Film clips more

Sep 6, 2016 3:54 PM Film Clips

The Packers' 24-10 playoff romp over Minnesota earned them a trip to San Francisco and a chance for double payback against the 49ers for an opening-day loss, and against the Bay Area for Wisconsin's 20-14 Rose Bowl more

Jan 9, 2013 5:24 PM More Sports

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 more

Nov 28, 2012 12:48 AM More Sports

Weeks off don't always come at a good time for football teams, but the breaks broke right for the Badgers and Packers. A bye last week gave UW a chance to recover from a painful loss to Michigan State and prepare more

Nov 7, 2012 12:47 AM More Sports

Lofty expectations are terrific for a sports team—if they're fulfilled. Just ask the Packers how they feel about the “15-1, then one and done” sequel to a Super Bowl title. Now it's the... more

Aug 29, 2012 12:00 AM More Sports

Reader's Digest, the known authority of sports, has compiled a list of the best football stadiums. The list ranges from high school to pro stadiums and Wisconsin holds two spots and a third in an honorary sort of way.Not a bad way to represent, B.. more

Jun 11, 2012 1:46 AM More Sports

Former University of Wisconsin Athletic Director John Chadima resigned in January after being put on administrative leave following what was termed "embarrassing actions" at a party involved with the football team's trip to the Rose Bowl over New .. more

Jan 24, 2012 8:56 PM More Sports

Adidas earlier announced that the Badgers would be wearing special uniforms for the Rose Bowl. Because they are the "away" team for the game, the Badgers will be wearing white jerseys.A jersey has been being sold at various outlets for the past 1.. more

Dec 30, 2011 6:42 PM More Sports

Was there ever a more exciting weekend for the state's sports fans? Marquette and Wisconsin did their basketball rivalry proud in a gritty 61-54 MU victory in Madison. Then the UW football team got its revenge against Michigan State, 42-39.... more

Dec 6, 2011 12:00 AM More Sports

Well the holes in the defense and special teams were evident and the Badgers almost blew it again, but this time it was the Badgers that prevailed.It was basically a Hail Mary that set the Badgers up for the game-winning score as Russell Wilson t.. more

Dec 3, 2011 5:03 AM More Sports

So we drove a car for a family member out to LA in order to make it to the Rose Bowl. Round trip airline tickets were $1200 when we check a few weeks before the game and those prices made the trip impossible for us. Then my boyfriend's uncle float.. more

Jan 3, 2011 2:21 PM More Sports

Arlo Guthrieperforms Oct. 21 at the Schauer Arts & Activities Center, 147 N. Rural St Tales of ’69 ,CD Reviews more

Oct 14, 2009 12:00 AM Album Reviews

Loyal Order of Water Buffalo is not, as its name suggests, a group of diners fiercely dedicated to a popular Third Ward restaurant on the corner of Water and Buffalo streets—in fact, the group predates that establishment by more than two de... more

Sep 4, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Conceptualism and Minimalism dominated the art world in the 1960s and '70s. In the '80s, however, artists returned to the figure, working expressively and expansively on mammoth canvasses. The Milwaukee Art Museum's Figurative Prints: 1980s... more

Aug 26, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

One year shy of its 30th anniversary, Milwaukee’s Irish Fest once again transforms the Summerfest grounds into a haven for Celtic culture. This year’s festival features musical performances from artist 3 Pints Gone, Gaelic Storm, The Red Ho... more

Aug 14, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

For the fourth and final program of its 2008-2009 season, the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music’s resident piano/violin/cello ensemble the Prometheus Trio will tackle “Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 70, No.2” and Gabriel Pierne’s 1921 com more

Apr 21, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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Apr 17, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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Dec 31, 1969 11:00 PM More Sports