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May 21, 2013

Shoppes at Fox River may build addition for new store

The Shoppes at Fox River in Waukesha could get a 53,520-square-foot addition for a new store under a proposal from the property;;;s owner.The center is on West Sunset Drive.The new store, which is not named in the application to the city, would …
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May 21, 2013

Watertown businessmen purchase Las Vegas e-commerce firm

Three Watertown business owners have purchased a Las Vegas-based commerce hosting company and plan to add jobs locally, according to a Monday press release.Paul Dickey, owner of Accurate Pool & Spa Services in Watertown, along with Brian Bateman, …
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May 21, 2013

Wisconsin median home price reaches $138,000 in April

Wisconsin home sales were up 9.2 percent in April, putting the state almost 11 percent ahead of the pace through April 2012, according to the Wisconsin Realtors Association.An increase in prices followed the increase in number of sales. Prices were …
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May 20, 2013

From the ICSC: Midtown Center, former Wyndham on Milwaukee’s pitch list

Midtown Center, Fond du Lac Avenue, Century City and the former Wyndham Milwaukee Airport Hotel are a few of the sites city of Milwaukee officials are pitching to retailers and developers at the International Council of Shopping Centers convention …
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May 20, 2013

Innovation Campus impact; Mall expansion: First in Print

First in Print highlights The Business Journal's subscriber-only print stories that are now being made available online for non-subscribers after 30 days. Be among the first to read them by subscribing here.;;; High tech, high profile: Innovation …
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May 20, 2013

Kenny Chesney concert big money hit for Brewers: Slideshow

The "Corona Light presents Kenny Chesney's No Shoes Nation" tour hit Miller Park Saturday evening and that was good news not only for Chesney's fans, but also for the Milwaukee Brewers bottom line. Check out photos of the concert and fans from …
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May 20, 2013

Outpost Natural Foods plans July start, 80 jobs for Mequon store

Outpost Natural Foods Cooperative has closed on the purchase of a site in Mequon for its fourth store location, expected to create 80 jobs, and is aiming for a July start to construction.Also this week, an Oconomowoc developer proposes building …
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May 20, 2013

Cystic Fibrosis: Charity and Industry Partner for Profit - MedPage Today - MedPage Today

MedPage TodayCystic Fibrosis: Charity and Industry Partner for Profit - MedPage TodayMedPage TodayWhen a disease-related charity becomes a venture capitalist, count the pharmaceutical industry among the winners. To illustrate, consider the …
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May 19, 2013

Fashion takes over Discovery World: Slideshow

If you are part of Milwaukee's fashion industry, the place to be Friday evening was Discovery World on the city's lakefront. Check out the slideshow put together by Business Journal freelance photographer Sara Stathas of the many designs and …
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May 19, 2013

Senate Democrats Urge Delay in Student Loan Rate Increase - Bloomberg

Boston GlobeSenate Democrats Urge Delay in Student Loan Rate IncreaseBloombergU.S. Senate Democrats today called for a two-year postponement of a scheduled increase in the interest rate charged on education loans to millions of college students. …
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May 18, 2013

Caterpillar resolves Chinese subsidiary's accounting misconduct

Caterpillar Inc. said Friday it has resolved issues arising out of a reported accounting misconduct within a recently acquired Chinese company, and Caterpillar;;;s final settlement was reduced by $135 million.Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT), the Peoria, …
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May 18, 2013

Emmons named dean of UWM Peck School of the Arts

Music education professor Scott Emmons has been named deal of the Peck School of the Arts at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.Emmons joined the UWM faculty in 1992. He served as interim dean of the Peck School during the 2012-13 Year of the …
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