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February 12th, 2016
15% of women do THIS on Valentine's Day. Incorrect guesses: go shopping, shave their legs, get a massage, go to a movie alone The answer is send themselves flowers!
Honey Butter Chicken
Sweet dish for your sweetheart this Valentine's Day! 1 egg, lightly beaten 3/4 cup seasoned bread crumbs 2 tbsp dried parsley flakes 1 tsp Italian seasoning 1/2 tsp garlic salt 1/2 tsp poultry seasoning 4 boneless skinless chicken...
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February 11th, 2016
20% of us will do for Valentine's Day. Incorrect guesses: go out for dinner, go on a cruise, go away for the weekend, stay home, do nothing, buy chocolates, get a babysitter, be alone The answer is get a gift for our pets!
February 10th, 2016
THESE happen in the U.S. just over 2 million times a year. Incorrect guesses: snow shoveing injuries, coffee maker breaks, vehicles bought, weather records broken The answer is marriages!
Tomato & Spinach Soup
Tastes great with grilled cheese! 1 large yellow onion, chopped 1 tbsp olive oil 1 can (14 oz) diced tomatoes, drained 2 cups water 2 beef bouillon cubes 1/2 cup sliced fresh mushrooms 1/2 tsp Italian seasoning 1/4 tsp dried basil 1/4 tsp...
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February 8th, 2016
75% of women own one of THESE and will keep it for just over a decade. Incorrect guesses: purse, car, compact, shoes The answer is a little black dress.
Super-Sloppy Joes
Make these Sunday and your family will name you the MVP! 1 pound lean ground beef 1 small onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 cup ketchup 1 can (4 oz) chopped green chilies 1/2 cup beef broth 1/4 cup chili sauce 1 tsp chili powder 1/2 tsp...
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February 5th, 2016
The three most popular snacks eaten this Sunday are: #3 crackers, #2 nuts...what is #1? Incorrect guesses: pretzels, chicken wings, nachos The answer is potato chips.
February 4th, 2016
Super Bowl Sunday is the most popular party day of the is the slowest day for this. Incorrect guesses: shopping, church, dining out The answer is a wedding.
Curry Chicken
Great weeknight dish, comes together in a flash! 1-1/2 cups uncooked instant rice 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-inch pieces 2 tsp curry powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp pepper 1/2 cup chopped onion 1 tbsp canola oil 1 can (14...
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Are You Ready to Be a Martian?
The folks at NASA are now accepting applications. They're looking for new astronauts - the first new class in about four years. Interested? You need a sense of adventure, certainly, and the ability to spend long amounts of time in cramped...
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Protecting Han Solo
Britain's Health and Safety Executive - the equivalent of OSHA in the United States - announced yesterday that they're suing the production company behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens. You may remember that Harrison Ford broke his leg in June,...
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Slip Sliding Away the Super Bowl Way
If you watched the Snoozer Bowl on Sunday, you know there were a lot of complaints about the condition of the field at Levi's Stadium. You wouldn't expect issues, since the weather conditions were near perfect for football. Still, a lot of...
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Can We Get Betty White to Review Every Movie From Now On????
This is the best thing I've seen in a long time. Betty White - yes, we can call her #NationalTreasure - sat down in an empty movie theater to give her own personal review of Deadpool. The Ryan Reynolds comic book sorta-superhero flick opens...
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Wait a Minute... Is this Leogate?
Harvey Weinstein, a big Hollywood producer and a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, made a statement on Wednesday that's causing a bit of a stir in the film community. He and Leonardo DiCaprio were together at a function in...
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Just Saying the Name Hurts
The folks at Levi's have a new style of jean ready for you to try on. It's called the Wedgie. Hurts just thinking about it, doesn't it? According to the official word, Wedgies will hug your waist, your hips and your butt and make all...
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How Low Can You Go?
Gas prices in the US are dipping low. In some cases, even lower than the experts predicted. I know I paid $1.77 a gallon up the street yesterday - and truth be told, I felt like I was stealing it. A fill-up for under $20? When's the last...
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"We Joined In, As Though We Were Part of It"
Katie Holmes visited The Tonight Show this week. She was there to promote her new movie, Touched with Fire. But the chat turned to the Super Bowl, and Katie had to admit she didn't watch the game. She did make a point to check out the...
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"It's Fast, Dirty, It Smashes You Over the Head"
HBO's new series, Vinyl, premieres on Sunday night. The show's about the music industry back in the 1970s, and based on this behind-the-scenes peek, it looks pretty good. Martin Scorcese and Mick Jagger are producers of the series, and...
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"It's Something Like That"
On Monday night, a dad in Albany took his daughter to see Bruce Springsteen in concert. On Tuesday morning, he let his daughter go to school late. And he wrote her the most awesome please-excuse-my-daughter-for-being-late letter ever. Hoping...
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February 1-29 - Mounds People For Pets

When: All February Long!
Where: All Mounds Pet Food Warehouse Locations
What: It's People for Pets all February Long at Mounds Pet Food Warehouse!  In February, 10% of Pet Food Sales will go to Local Shelter Animals in our area!

February 19-21 - Zor Shrine Circus

When: Friday, February 19th - Sunday, February 21st
Where: Veterans Memorial Coliseum @ Alliant Energy Center
What: Come see wild beasts, daring trapeze artists, clowns, jugglers, tight rope walkers and more!  Tickets can be purchased in person, at PDQ stores or online at

Friday, Feb. 19 - 7:00pm
Saturday, Feb. 20 - 10:00am/2:30pm/7:00pm
Sunday, Feb. 21 - 1:00pm & 5:00pm

March 1-6 - Motown The Musical

When: Tuesday, March 1st - Sunday, March 6th
Where: Overture Hall
What: It began as one man’s story…became everyone’s music…and is now Broadway’s musical. Motown the Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same beat. Featuring classic songs such as “My Girl” and “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” experience the story behind the music in the record-breaking smash hit Motown the Musical!

March 5-6 - Join WOLX at BRAVA's Kids Expo!

When: Saturday, March 5th & Sunday, March 6th from 10a-4p
Where: BRAVA's Kids Expo  at the Alliant Energy Center
What: Join 94.9 WOLX’s street team for fun and prizes during BRAVA’s Kids Expo at the Alliant Energy Center both Saturday and Sunday! Mike will be there on Saturday from 10am to Noon and Heather will be there Sunday from 10am to Noon.

Make time for play! The Madison Kids Expo is the perfect opportunity for families to come out and play together! Happening Saturday (March 5) and Sunday (March 6) from 10am-4pm at the Alliant Energy Center; connect with your inner child.

Touch and Learn – Exotic animals at Zoozort Wildlife Exhibit

Explore – First truck, Ambulance, Police car and more!

Dance – the celebrating youth stage showcases local kid performance groups all weekend long.

Hop – bouncy houses for our youngest guests (2-4years) and bigger kids (5 years and up) will be hopping

For special performances, check out the daily schedule page (coming soon).

Now - April 30th - Million Pound Challenge

When:  Now - April 30th
Where: Princeton Club
What: Get fit, lose weight, end hunger!  The Million Pound Challenge benefits Second Harvest Foodbank of Southeastern Wisconsin and its emergency food pantry partners in southwestern Wisconsin.

Visit to find out more!

June 27 - Gordon Lightfoot

When: Monday, June 27th
Where: Capitol Theater (Overture Center)
What: See Gordon Lightfoot at Capitol Theater on Monday, June 27th!

July 10 - Sting & Peter Gabriel at Summerfest

When: July 10th
Where: Marcus Amphitheather during Summerfest
What: Two of music's most iconic stars - Sting and Peter Gabriel - will unite this summer for a once in a lifetime concert tour. Rock Paper Scissors, produced by Live Nation Global Touring, will visit select North American cities this June and July. 

Having first toured together in the 80s for Amnesty International, Rock Paper Scissors will find Sting and Peter Gabriel performing both separately and together, playing their own songs as well as melding their bands to explore each other's most celebrated hits.

Tickets on sale Monday, February 1st at 10:00am and include Summerfest admission.