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Economic Forum slates keynote speaker 10-20-2014
MILWAUKEE – The new co-owner of the Milwaukee Bucks, Marc Lasry, will headline the Milwaukee Jewish Federation Economic Forum 2014 on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 11:30 a.m.
Jaguar Land Rover Waukesha celebrating ten years 10-20-2014
WAUKESHA – Jaguar Land Rover North America announced that Jaguar Land Rover Waukesha is celebrating ten years of business as a Jaguar Land Rover franchise in the greater Milwaukee area.
WCTC moving forward with manufacturing center 10-18-2014
PEWAUKEE - Despite falling short of its goal of raising $2 million by Sept. 30 for a proposed Integrated Manufacturing Center, Waukesha County Technical College announced Friday it will move forward with plans to build the $4.5 million facility.
Carroll aims to raise $50 million 10-18-2014
WAUKESHA - Carroll University is looking to raise $50 million by the middle of 2016 as part of the biggest comprehensive fundraising campaign in the school’s history.
Lynch’s Horter Chevrolet dealership planning move to new 8-acre site in Mukwonago 10-17-2014
MUKWONAGO — Lynch’s Horter Chevrolet will likely have a new home by the end of next year after the dealership’s owners purchased an eight-acre plot of land in Mukwonago.
DWD: Wisconsin unemployment rate at lowest point since 2008 10-17-2014
MADISON - Data released Thursday from the state Department of Workforce Development shows Wisconsin’s unemployment rate fell slightly in September, from 5.7 percent down to 5.5 percent.
Magnetek receives order for Hoover Dam 10-16-2014
MENOMONEE FALLS — Magnetek, Inc. announced Thursday it had received an order valued at over $1 million to modernize the controls on four 300-ton power plant cranes for the Hoover Dam.
Associated sees earnings rise 10-16-2014
GREEN BAY — Associated Banc-Corp on Thursday announced net income to common shareholders in the third quarter was $0.31 per share. In the second quarter, net income was $0.28 per share.
Recognizing excellence 10-16-2014
WAUKESHA - Habitat for Humanity of Waukesha County Executive Director Diane McGeen said the organization has built about 20 new homes over the organization’s 25 year history in the area, but it is looking to ramp things up going into the future.
Metro Milwaukee quarterly home sales fall 10-16-2014
WAUKESHA - Single-family home sales in the Metropolitan Milwaukee region dropped 4.6 percent from last year’s third quarter, according to data the Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors released this week.
Making the rounds 10-16-2014
OCONOMOWOC - Members of the 9Round location in Oconomowoc walk through the door knowing the only predictable things about the workout they are about to receive are the greeting beforehand and that they will leave the gym sweating.
Developments often not as surprising as perceived 10-16-2014
OCONOMOWOC - Condominiums, apartments and single-family unit subdivisions do not appear overnight; it often takes years for a plan to coalesce and months for the plan to travel through several committees - each tasked with a specialized mission - on its way to the Oconomowoc Common Council for approval.
Three Pillars to remove Van Brunt Hall
OCONOMOWOC - Three Pillars Senior Living Communities is on track to tear down the historic Van Brunt Hall by next spring, leaving the site vacant while it charts its future.
Nominations open for Wisconsin Financial Literacy Award
MADISON – Nominations for the 2014 Wisconsin Financial Literacy Award will be accepted through Nov. 21.
Premier Hiring Event featuring Milwaukee area employers
MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board is hosting a large job fair on Thursday, October 23 from 8 to 11 a.m. at Serb Hall.
‘Progressive’ concept in West Bend
WEST BEND - Tony Koebel, co-owner of the Poplar Inn, is offering West Bend residents a unique dining experience in their own backyard that might otherwise require a 40-mile trip to Milwaukee.
Mini golf course to open in Hartford 10-15-2014
HARTFORD - A vacant building in Hartford’s downtown will soon be the home of a black light miniature golf course.
Up in the air 10-15-2014
WAUKESHA - Waukesha County Airport will be closed for at least 20 days next year due to construction on two new hangars, and it won’t have the use of its main runway for three months as it undergoes pavement renovations.
Johnson Bank opens in Mequon 10-14-2014
MEQUON — Johnson Bank opened its newest office in Mequon last week.
Playing ‘dress up’10-14-2014
CEDARBURG - A walk into Doris Deputy’s downtown Cedarburg consignment shop clearly reveals she enjoys fashion.
County to explore RFI process for block grant program management 10-14-2014
WAUKESHA - Beginning next year, Waukesha County will implement a Request For Information process following the Waukesha County Economic Development Corporation’s announcement that it will no longer manage the county’s Community Development Block Grant program.
CSE expands globally with European operation 10-13-2014
NEW BERLIN – CSE announced the opening of their European operation in Rotterdam, Netherlands. The Netherlands operation will service Europe and the Middle East and house customer service, finance, sales, and fulfillment.
Brew City Salvage offers mid-century, custom furniture and decor 10-12-2014
WAUKESHA — Caleb Nickel has been “picking” ever since he was a small child tagging along with his mother to thrift stores and rummage sales.
Kleefisch visits the Corner Score 10-10-2014
WEST BEND - Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch, left, looks over a card game on display at the Corner Score on Thursday afternoon in West Bend.
Career expo highlights manufacturing
TOWN OF POLK — Seventeen-year-old Taylor McCarthy stood transfixed as he watched a video from Hayes Performance Systems of Mequon on Thursday.
Oshkosh Corp. to cut over 300 jobs 10-10-2014
OSHKOSH  - Oshkosh Corp. says it plans to cut more than 300 jobs in its defense division.
60 more Manitowoc Ice employees facing layoffs 10-10-2014
MANITOWOC  - A second round of layoffs at a Manitowoc-based company that specializes in ice products will affect about 60 employees, according to the state Department of Workforce Development.
Saz's Catering to relocate in Walker's Point 10-10-2014
MILWAUKEE - A well-known Milwaukee restaurant and bar is expanding its catering operation into Walker’s Point.
Soerens Ford breaks ground on larger showroom 10-10-2014
BROOKFIELD - Since 1917, the Soerens family has been selling cars, 40 of those years on Capitol Drive in Brookfield.
Sky Zone Milwaukee hitting heights 10-10-2014
WAUKESHA - Despite setting up shop behind a now-empty retail super store, Sky Zone Milwaukee - an indoor trampoline park - has thrived in its first year in Waukesha.
Permit approved for carry-out comfort food restaurant 10-09-2014
WAUKESHA — John and Leslie Bley live in Delafield, but it was a Waukesha building that stole their hearts and got them dreaming about a carry-out comfort food restaurant.
Social media has embraced a new word with sarcastic glee, but is the city really becoming...O'CONDO'MOWOC? 10-09-2014
OCONOMOWOC - Over the next month, the Enterprise will take a closer look at the people, places and politics behind the nickname “O’condo’mowoc” in a four-part series examining the complexities surrounding the current slate of development projects in the city.
>>Crowd again attacks Fowler condo project
>>O‘condo’mowoc series wants you to be part of development discussion
Residents receive grants for neighborhood projects 10-08-2014
MILWAUKEE – 13 resident-led groups in Milwaukee are receiving grants through the Community Connections Small Grants Program, developed through a partnership of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation, Northwestern Mutual Foundation and Zilber Family Foundation.
Johnson Bank Opens Mequon Office in Ozaukee County
MILWAUKEE – Johnson Bank opened their newest office in Mequon this week.
Studio opens in Paradise Pavilion 10-08-2014
WEST BEND - Vicki Bressler, a certified makeup artist for 18 years, has transformed what was once an Army recruiting office in the Paradise Pavilion into Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio.
Vanguard Group to convert Germania Building into apartment homes 10-08-2014
MILWAUKEE - The Vangard Group has announced it will convert the historic Germania Building, 135 W. Wells St., into apartment homes with street-level commercial space.
Holiday sales expected to jump 4.1 percent 10-08-2014
WASHINGTON - Following a shaky start to 2014, the National Retail Federation announced Tuesday it expects sales in November and December to increase a by 4.1 percent - up to $616.9 billion.
OED’s annual awards honor three in county 10-07-2014
On Sept. 24, OED honored three businesses as our Businesses of the Year.
Golden Gate Centre celebrates grand opening 10-07-2014
A crowd including Mayor Shawn Reilly and state Sen. Paul Farrow watch Chinese lion dancing performed by the ShaoLin Centre at Saturday’s kickoff event for the Golden Gate Centre, which was purchased and revamped by Golden Gate Restaurant owner Paul Moy.
Green Bee shop opens on Main St. 10-07-2014
WAUKESHA — Downtown Waukesha is all abuzz about Green Bee, the eclectic new gift shop that opened Saturday at 439 W. Main St.
Kohl’s offers rewards loyalty program
MENOMONEE FALLS – Kohl’s Department Stores launched “Yes2You Rewards” nationwide, introducing an innovative approach to customer loyalty.
Meat cutters get chance to show off skills 10-06-2014
WEST BEND - Texas Roadhouse meat cutters will sharpen their knives for round one of the Texas Roadhouse National Meat Cutting Challenge to benefit the Washington County Youth Hockey Association.
BSI wins fashion show 10-04-2014
WAUKESHA - Building Services, Inc. won the highest award, “Best in Show,” along with a “Best Craftsmanship” honor, at the fourth annual International Interior Design Association and American Society of Interior Designers STRUT fashion show.
Former GE Healthcare CEO holds presentation and book signing at Waukesha campus 10-04-2014
WAUKESHA - Walt Robb, former GE Healthcare CEO and pioneer, visited GE Healthcare’s Waukesha Campus Thursday for a special dedication ceremony and book-signing event.
EmbedTek to move to Waukesha County 10-03-2014
WAUKESHA — EmbedTek Chief Operating Officer Tom Fotsch said in January the company had outgrown its Hartland facility and planned to invest in a new facility to be located in Waukesha County.
Gander Mountain building sold 10-03-2014
WAUKESHA — The Gander Mountain building at 2440 E. Moreland Blvd. has been sold for $18,275,353, according to state online real estate records.
Construction of batch dairy operation draws near 10-03-2014
RICHFIELD - Preliminary work is nearly complete that will allow the opening of a small batch dairy production operation in Richfield.
Piggly Wiggly expansion approved 10-03-2014
RICHFIELD — A proposed expansion of the Piggly Wiggly store received approval Thursday night from the village’s Plan Commission.
J.B. Kenehan acquired by Iowa firm 10-02-2014
WAUKESHA — Waukesha-based commercial printer J.B. Kenehan has been acquired by The Mittera Group.





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