Stateline Area Business News in Brief

Banking graduate honored Matt Reynolds, vice president and consumer sales manager for Blackhawk Bank based in Beloit, recently graduated from the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Reynolds is consumer sales managers for Blackhawk Bank’s eight regional banking centers. The Graduate School of Banking was established in 1945 to provide […]

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Stateline Area Business News in Brief

Tri-Chamber Luncheon The Tri-Chamber Women’s Luncheon and Business Showcace will be held from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Country Club of Beloit, 2327 S. Riverside Drive. The event is a joint venture between the Rockton Chamber of Commerce, the Roscoe Area Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Beloit Chamber of Commerce and the […]

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Stateline Area Business News in Brief

Business After Hours The next Business After Hours event will be held from 5 – 7 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Sponge Spa Car Wash, 2748 Milwaukee Road, Beloit. Those attending will be able to tour the facility and network with other business people. Food and drink also will be available. The Business After Hours […]

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Stateline Area Business News in Brief

Business After Hours Badertscher Commercial Real Estate will host the next Business After Hours event from 5 – 7 p.m. Wednesday at 1 Reynolds Drive in Beloit. The building is the former Alcoa Building, which has been renovated and is being marketed for new business tenants. The event is open to Greater Beloit Chamber of […]

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Can You Dig It?

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Rock County has several fundraisers coming up, culminating with its walk on Oct. 12 and subsequent tailgate party. The fundraising campaign will kick off on Aug. 8 with the Making Strides Kick-off Happy Hour at Hhffrrrggh Inn Restaurant and Bar 731 S. Wuthering Hills, Janesville, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Guests […]

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Stateline Area Business News in Brief

Regal declares dividend Regal Beloit Corporation recently declared a dividend of 20 cents per share, during its regular quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors of the company held July 26. The dividend is payable on Oct. 11 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 27. This represents the 213th consecutive […]

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Business education partnership summit is set at Eclipse Center

The connection between businesses and education is vitally important. That will be the main theme for the annual Business Education Partnership Summit next month at the Eclipse Center. The summit is sponsored by the Greater Beloit Economic Development Corporation (GBEDC), the School District of Beloit, Greater Beloit Chamber of Commerce and Beloit College. The event […]

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Alterra Coffee changes name, splits with Mars

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Alterra Coffee is changing its name and parting ways with Mars, Inc. Alterra owners said Monday that nothing will change except for the company’s name, which will now be Colectivo, inspired by the artsy buses used for public transportation in Latin America and the routine of everyday life. “We’ve always been about […]

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Medical College of Wis. to open 2 new campuses

WAUSAU, Wis. (AP) — The Milwaukee-based Medical College of Wisconsin plans to open a new campus in Green Bay in 2015 and another in the Wausau area the following year. College officials hope the move encourages graduates to practice medicine in more rural areas, according to a Daily Herald Media report (http://wdhne.ws/13HdnYn ). Student recruitment […]

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Rockton approves new bakery plans

ROCKTON — Sweet aromas may soon be coming from 202 W. Main St. in downtown Rockton. The Rockton Board of Trustees approved design plans for a bakery cafe during its meeting Tuesday night. “The property owners would like to expand the building and make it an attractive spot,” said Rockton Planning Administrator Patricia Diduch. Preliminary […]

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