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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Grain futures, livestock prices rise

CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were mixed Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for September delivery was down 4.75 cents at $6.5975 a bushel; September corn fell 3.25 cents to $5.4075 a bushel; September oats were 2 cents higher at $3.57 a bushel; while August soybeans rose 29.50 cents to $15.2025 a bushel. […]

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HHS Releases Outreach and Enrollment Grants Nationwide

Local consulting firm assists in securing $344,457 for outreach and enrollment staff Rockford, IL, July 16, 2013, – Health and Human Services (HHS) announced $150 million in awards to 1,159 community health centers nationwide to enroll uninsured Americans in the new health coverage options made available by the Affordable Care Act. These funds will be […]

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