By OnMilwaukee Staff Writers   Published Nov 12, 2012 at 5:02 AM

What's hot and what's not this fall? Wisconsin's independent streak remains, as the state shows its bipartisan stripes. And single ladies around town are lamenting the news that Ryan Braun is off the market. Here's this month's Heat Index.

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Wisconsin's independent streak – Walker, Obama and Baldwin 
Packers – After weird start, putting it together {#emotions_dlg.arrowup}
You're damn right – Tammy breaking ground for LGBT community

Pizza Man rumors – Still persisting
The Bucks New season, new hope {#emotions_dlg.arrowup}
Tightrope bear – New home in Public Market 
New Mitchell Interchange – Finished early and on budget

Hopes of signing Zack Greinke – Believe? 
Hopes of signing Josh Hamilton – Really?
New life for Northridge – Well see if Penzey's s spices it up


Early X-Mas decorations  – Too soon
Single ladies – Braun is off the market

County exec vs. County board – Can't everyone just get along?
Palermo's strike Ugly
Newspaper's war against Chief Flynn – Vindictive

MKE Common Council Eliminating MPD PIO position is dumbest move ever.