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May 04, 2012

Cuts at Mitchell will hinder economic development, observers say

The dramatic cuts in service at General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee arent going to do anything to help economic development efforts in the region, according to economic and airline industry experts.Mitchell Airport had been marketing …
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May 04, 2012

Cabela's to anchor Lambeau Field gateway district

Outdoor gear and sporting goods retailer Cabela's Inc. has been selected to become the anchor for a gateway district around Lambeau Field being developed by the Green Bay Packers.Cabela's will open a new store on 21 acres on the corner of Lombardi …
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May 04, 2012

Passenger count at Mitchell plummeted in March

The number of passengers who used General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee plummeted by nearly 18 percent in March compared with the same month a year ago, according to new data from the airport.The total passenger count for March was …
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May 04, 2012

Republic’s Bedford, Frontier flip-flop on Milwaukee

For a while in 2010, Republic Airways CEO Bryan Bedford was frequently seen in Milwaukee.Whether it was a meeting of the Greater Milwaukee Committee or a day-trip with Milwaukee Mayor Barrett to support the citys Fatherhood Initiative Program, …
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May 04, 2012

Slideshow: Kenosha Theatre needs work – millions worth

The owners of the Kenosha Theatre are hoping that a new market study will heighten local interest in a potential restoration of the movie palace to its old glory days.But the costs of the project up to $22 million for the theater plus another $8 …
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May 04, 2012

Business Journal delivery will change May 25

Nearly all subscribers of The Business Journal Serving Greater Milwaukee will receive their paper earlier starting with the May 25 issue under a new delivery system.Starting with that issue, more than 90 percent of our subscribers will receive their …
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May 03, 2012

TSB Bearings plans growth with Sussex move

TSB Bearings is moving its North American sales office and distribution center from Waukesha to a building the company bought in Sussex for $1.55 million.The company, whose international headquarters is Ningbo, China, has five people working in …
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May 03, 2012

Hal Leonard unit moving from Nashville to Milwaukee

Hal Leonard Corp. said Thursday that its choral and instrumental music publishing subsidiary Shawnee Press Inc. will relocate its headquarters to Hal Leonard's Milwaukee offices.Hal Leonard, the world's largest print music publisher, said the influx …
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May 03, 2012

Delphi site plan in Oak Creek includes apartments, retail

Wispark LLC and the city of Oak Creek envision turning the 85-acre former Delphi site into a walkable new neighborhood with 250,000 square feet of retail, 550,000 square feet of higher-end apartments and a new public library and City Hall.Wispark …
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May 03, 2012

Downtown Milwaukee condo sales up through April

The languishing downtown Milwaukee condominium market showed signs of life in April as sales increased 122 percent from a year earlier, according to the Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors.The association said Thursday that 51 units were sold …
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May 03, 2012

Wisconsin technical college grads landing jobs

Despite Wisconsins current economic challenges, a survey of 2011 technical college graduates revealed 88 percent of graduates were employed within six months of graduation.The majority of respondents to the survey, 86 percent, also said they are …
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May 03, 2012

Wisconsin loses 36,500 private-sector jobs since 2002

The state of Wisconsin lost 36,500 private-sector jobs over the past decade, a period when most states added jobs.That's according to the most recent data from On Numbers, a service of American City Business Journals, the parent of The Business …
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