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Target unveils dual-store concept
Mar 23, 2017 7:47 pm
Target Corp. released design elements for some of its future stores and remodeled locations this week ? stores that have two entrances, one for convenient quick trips and the other to browse Target's ...
Businesses rebuild in Sherman Park, but what progress is being made?
Mar 23, 2017 7:32 pm
In the past few months, an influx of business activity and renewed commitment has embraced the Sherman Park area after the neighborhood in August was hit by violent protests ignited by the fatal shoot...
Former Marquette president Scott Pilarz returning to the University of Scranton
Mar 23, 2017 7:29 pm
The Rev. Scott Pilarz, who served as president of Marquette University for a short two-year period until his resignation, is returning to his former post as president of the University of Scranton in ...
Haribo to build $242M plant in Pleasant Prairie, create 400 jobs
Mar 23, 2017 6:18 pm
Candy maker Haribo is building a manufacturing plant in Kenosha County that's expected to create as many as 400 jobs, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker announced.
Germany-based Haribo, maker of the popular...
Construction begins on new apartments at The District in Wauwatosa
Mar 23, 2017 5:52 pm
Work is now underway on the first of what could be up to 1,000 luxury apartments slated for The District development in Wauwatosa.
The new residential development, called Synergy at The District, is ...
Mills Fleet Farm store planned in Pabst Farms in Oconomowoc
Mar 23, 2017 5:36 pm
A late summer construction start is anticipated for a Mills Fleet Farm store near Interstate 94 in Oconomowoc that would anchor a long-stalled retail development at Pabst Farms.
Pettit National Ice Center to host 2018 Olympic speedskating trials, celebrate 25th anniversary
Mar 22, 2017 9:00 pm
The Pettit National Ice Center will host the 2018 Olympic long-track speedskating trials.
The event will take place from Jan. 2-7, 2018, and will be the first time the event has been held in Milwauke...
Chick-fil-A opens latest restaurant at Brookfield Square mall
Mar 22, 2017 8:43 pm
Fast casual restaurant chain Chick-fil-A opened its fifth Milwaukee-area location on March 22.
Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A, known for its fried chicken offerings and sauces, debuted its newest stand-al...
JPB acquires majority stake in Brookfield hospice company
Mar 22, 2017 7:56 pm
JPB Capital Partners has become the majority stakeholder in a Brookfield hospice and health care service provider with plans to expand the company.
JPB, a Columbia, Md., private equity firm known for...
Graebel Van Lines shutting down, liquidating assets
Mar 22, 2017 7:50 pm
Graebel Van Lines, which bills itself as the nation?s largest privately owned moving company, is shutting down.
Dallas-based Graebel Van Lines, which operates branch offices in Waukesha and Wausau, h...
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