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Thursday, May 23, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Waukesha, Wisconsin, May 23, 2019 – Hamacher Resource Group, Inc. (HRG) has been named one of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's 2019 Top Workplaces, awarded to the best places to work in southeastern Wisconsin. This is the third year in a row that HRG has achieved the honor, and it moved from the 11th position in 2018 to the 7th in 2019. The Top Workplaces are based solely ...read more
Thursday, May 23, 2019
WAUKESHA, WI – Advance adult admission tickets for the 2019 Waukesha County Fair are on sale NOW at Waukesha Kwik Trip locations (listed below), Sentry Foods-Fox Run, and the Waukesha County Expo Center. Now through July 16th, adult admission tickets are $7 (regularly $10)—valid for any day of the Waukesha County Fair, presented by InPro Corporation.    Pewaukee/Waukesha Kwik Trip ...read more
Thursday, May 23, 2019
WAUKESHA, WI - Raised Grain Brewing Company will be hosting their firstannual Guitar City Days; a celebration of beer and live music. The two-day event will take place at their facility grounds at 1725 Dolphin Drive in Waukesha, on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15. The festival hours will be 3-11pm on Friday and 12-11pm on Saturday.  The event will benefit The Women and Girls Fund of ...read more
Thursday, May 23, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – In observation of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day the Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of Waukesha County will host an internet safety presentation for senior citizens at the Ingleside Hotel on June 13 in Pewaukee from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM. Reservations can be made at (262) 548-7848. Free lunch is included. The deadline for reservations is June 10, 2019.  “A startling ...read more
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
APICS Milwaukee Chapter Names Sydney Loomans the Student of the YearAPICS Milwaukee Chapter named Sydney Loomans the student of the year at their Awards and Recognition Night event on April 24, 2019 for Sydney’s outstanding support of the chapter and her service as the UW-Whitewater APICS Student Chapter President. Sydney is currently an undergraduate student studying Supply Chain Management and ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Waukesha County Parks and Steinhafels Furniture invite families, individuals, and groups to celebrate National Trails Day by participating in the first Adopt-A-Trail clean-up event on Saturday, June 1, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the Lake Country Recreational Trail.   “Waukesha County is very proud of our recreational trails,” said Paul Farrow, Waukesha County Executive. “The new ...read more
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – With garden and landscape season at its peak, Waukesha County reminds residents to not place used plastic growing pots, plant trays, and plant containers into their curbside recycling containers. Residents and businesses are invited to drop these off free of charge at Johnson's Nursery, Inc., W180 N6275 Marcy Road, Menomonee Falls for collection.  “The curbside recycling program ...read more
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Milwaukee, WI — The Milwaukee, Wisconsin based trial and litigation law firm, Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown, LLP (GRGB), is proud to announce that Founding Partner Franklyn Gimbel has been awarded the Big Pi Award which is their Lifetime Achievement Award by Pi Lambda Phi Fraternity. The celebration of Frank’s induction took place on Saturday, May 18th at the Pfister Hotel. The Big Pi Award is ...read more
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
SVA, a Professional Services Company, has announced its new leadership team led by CEO John Baltes. After the planned retirements of key leaders, Baltes (who is also stepping into the role of interim President of SVA Certified Public Accountants), alongside Bryan Bechtoldt (President of SVA Consulting), Maureen Hansen (President of SVA Wealth Management) and Tammy Koester Parks (President of SVA ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member Release
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
OCONOMOWOC, Wisconsin —Quality Auto Body has chosen MSI General for the design and construction of a reface and remodel of their newly acquired facility in Mequon, Wisconsin.  The project will begin in May.   Quality…..their name says it all.  Quality Auto Body is a leader in customer service and expert collision repair.  They have been providing expert collision repairs in the community for ...read more
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Waukesha County and the HOME Consortium invite members of the public to attend workshops and take an online survey to help identify community development and housing needs in Jefferson, Ozaukee, Washington, and Waukesha Counties.   The information gathered will provide information for the HOME Consortium’s 5-Year 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and 2020 Annual Action Plan. These ...read more
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – With peak grilling season around the corner, Waukesha County reminds residents to recycle their propane containers right. Residents should not place propane cylinders into their curbside recycling container or trash.   “Improper disposal of propane tanks or other compressed gas cylinders in curbside containers can be extremely dangerous for collection and recycling facility ...read more
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Dousman, Wis. May 13, 2019 — Eight new Certified Nursing Assistants recently completed a rigorous 12-week training course led by Waukesha County Technical College onsite at Three Pillars Senior Living Communities. A graduation ceremony was held to congratulate the students and welcome them to their new career at Three Pillars. This was the seventh CNA class to graduate from a partnership program ...read more
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Today, members of the public are invited to take action against the opioid crisis and mental health stigma at the 5th Annual Jump for Archie Concert and Training at Oconomowoc’s City Beach (324 W. Wisconsin Ave) from 5 pm until dusk. Live music, food and a fun community atmosphere will accompany a candlelight vigil; free Naloxone and suicide prevention trainings; public group ...read more
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Waukesha County Parks beach swimming season will open with a staggered start beginning Friday, May 24. The Swim at Your Own Risk (S.A.Y.O. R.) beaches will open first. The lifeguard staffed beaches will open one week later.   “Our beaches are a top summer attraction for both residents and visitors,” said Paul Farrow, Waukesha County Executive. “We are excited for the beach ...read more
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
OCONOMOWOC, Wisconsin — R & M Trucking has chosen MSI General for the design and construction of a 4,040 sf building consisting of 368 sf office space and 3,672 sf of shop space for Jeff’s Fast Freight on International Drive in Cudahy, Wisconsin.  It further includes site development needed for parking for both semi-truck and car parking.  The project will begin in this month.   R&M Trucking is a ...read more
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Waukesha County Parks staff are seeking applicants to fill the several open positions for lifeguards at the swimming beaches at Fox Brook and Menomonee Parks. Qualified candidates will be offered a free Lifeguard Certification course as a bonus.  “Waukesha County’s beaches are not only a fantastic place to work, they also provide valuable work experiences that will follow ...read more
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Today, Waukesha County officials are announcing that within the first two years of participation in the Wisconsin Prescription Drug Overdose (PDO) grant, 88 lives have been documented as saved in the county due to administration of naloxone by professionals and individuals who received our overdose response training and reported the saved life. The announcement coincides with ...read more
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
[Pewaukee, Wisconsin – May 13, 2019] – TopLine Results Corporation, a customer relationship management (CRM) consulting firm based in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, is celebrating its twentieth anniversary.  Fred Varin, President, founded TopLine Results in April 1999 with the goal of helping businesses achieve success through outstanding CRM systems.  “Our team’s passion for excellent customer service, ...read more
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
WAUKESHA, Wis., May 10, 2019 — Vrakas CPAs + Advisors, with offices in Brookfield and Kenosha, received the 2019 Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA) Community Service Award – Organization at the WICPA’s Member Recognition Banquet & Annual Business Meeting held Thursday, May 9, in Waukesha. "Vrakas CPAs + Advisors is honored to receive the Community Service Excellence ...read more
Thursday, May 09, 2019
Dousman, Wis. May 7, 2019 — Every year, our nation observes Older Americans Month during May, and for the fifth consecutive year, Three Pillars’ staff, residents, and students from Kettle Moraine High School’s KM Perform are celebrating with a lip sync music video to showcase the remarkable residents at Three Pillars. The videos were first launched in 2015 as one “big, crazy idea,” to celebrate ...read more
Thursday, May 09, 2019
MILWAUKEE, WI – May 1, 2019 - Milwaukee-based digital marketing agency, Top Floor, announces the addition of three managing members to the agency’s ownership. Founder and CEO, Jim Bernthal, announced the distribution of ownership to leadership team, Wednesday, May 1, 2019. Among these leaders is Chad Spaude, Justin Kerley, and Sarah Kloth, who will lead day-to-day operations, business development ...read more
Thursday, May 09, 2019
WAUKESHA, WI) – On Wednesday, May 15, 2019 the 5th Annual Jump for Archie Concert and Training will inspire action to change lives by fighting the opioid crisis and mental health stigma, while recognizing the life-saving efforts of first responders. Live music, food and a fun community atmosphere will accompany a candlelight vigil; free Naloxone (Narcan) and QPR trainings; five public group jumps ...read more
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
Wisconsin Lift Truck, a member of the Wolter Group LLC, recently opened a new service center to offer La Crosse area businesses a wide variety of material handling products and solutions, including: forklifts, aerial lifts, pallet racking, an extensive parts department, a full rental fleet and much more.Innovation Day gives attendees the opportunity to tour the new facility, view and demo the ...read more
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
Dousman, Wis. May 2, 2019—Three Pillars Senior Living Communities held their first ever Fundraising Gala, An Evening of Music and Memories, on Friday, April 26, 2019 at the Marriott Milwaukee West.The goal of the event was to raise money for the creation of dementia-friendly communities.A dementia-friendly community is one that recognizes the need for a person with dementia to stay engaged in the ...read more
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
WAUKESHA, WI) – On Monday, May 13, 2019 at 9:00 am, Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow will hold a news conference to issue a proclamation for Waukesha County Prevention Day. At the news conference local leaders will announce the results of the second year of Waukesha County’s four-tiered work plan to combat opioid overdose deaths, as well as new health, justice and public safety programs to ...read more
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
MILWAUKEE, WI (May 7, 2019) – Meissner Tierney Fisher & Nichols S.C., a Milwaukee-based law firm, has added April K. Toy as Associate Attorney.   “We are excited to welcome April to our team,” said Tom Nichols, President and Shareholder at Meissner Tierney. “April comes to the firm highly qualified, with nine years of litigation experience. Her dedication to providing our clients with ...read more
Thursday, May 02, 2019
Nissen Staffing Continuum, a Wisconsin based provider of staffing and workforce optimization services, has become a part of the 6th Avenue Group.  6th Avenue Group, based in Milwaukee, is focused on increasing the sustainability of manufacturers and distributors through leveraging the importance of Human Capital, Technology, and Go to Market.  Scott Nissen, founder of Nissen Staffing Continuum ...read more
Thursday, May 02, 2019
Dousman, Wis. May 2, 2019—Three Pillars Senior Living Communities held their first ever Fundraising Gala, An Evening of Music and Memories, on Friday, April 26, 2019 at the Marriott Milwaukee West. The goal of the event was to raise money for the creation of dementia-friendly communities. A dementia-friendly community is one that recognizes the need for a person with dementia to stay engaged in ...read more
Wednesday, May 01, 2019
Two Waukesha Institutions Partner to Deliver Healthcare to Our Neighbors in Need.St. Joseph’s Medical Clinic is delighted to announce expansion of its affiliation with Carroll University with a goal to better serve our local community’s healthcare needs.The new arrangement includes moving St. Joseph’s Medical Clinic to a more modern and spacious facility at 237 Wisconsin Avenue, where patients ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow is pleased to announce that Waukesha County Parks will offer three free park admission days for Veterans and Active Military personnel at all eight of the county’s fee-based parks.   “I am pleased that we can provide this simple gesture to our military men and women in appreciation for their service and sacrifices,” said Waukesha County ...read more
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Waukesha, Wisconsin, April 30, 2019 – Hamacher Resource Group, Inc. (HRG) and its Rx Track-and-Trace Compliance Service (RTTCS) has been added to the Contract Advantage Plus (CAP) program of Independent Pharmacy Cooperative (IPC). CAP is a program that includes outside vendors IPC has partnered with to better serve their pharmacy members. As a CAP partner, HRG will provide IPC members with ...read more
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Waukesha County residents should not be alarmed if they notice extra law enforcement and military activity from Wednesday, May 1 through Friday, May 3. The annual Statewide Interoperable Mobile Communications (SIMCOM) Exercise will take place at several county locations on those dates. Residents may notice planes, helicopters, drones, radios, and other vehicles and equipment ...read more
Friday, April 26, 2019
OCONOMOWOC, Wisconsin —The leaders of the restoration of the Historic West Bend Theatre (HWBT) will break ground on the $3.5 million project at 4 p.m. May 1. “Our volunteer board has been working for two years to get to this point,” said Nic Novaczyk, HWBT president. “We are grateful for the outstanding support of so many in and around West Bend. It is fitting to celebrate the launch of the ...read more
Thursday, April 25, 2019
PEWAUKEE, Wis. (Wednesday, April 24, 2019) -- To kick off the first event of the Waukesha County Technical College Speaker Series, and to recognize April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month, WCTC is hosting Elizabeth Smart on Tuesday, April 30, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Building S (gymnasium) on the main Pewaukee Campus, 800 Main Street, Pewaukee, Wis.   WCTC’s Student Government Association (SGA) ...read more
Thursday, April 25, 2019
MILWAUKEE, WI – Randall D. Crocker, President and CEO of von Briesen & Roper, s.c., announced today that five lawyers have joined the firm: Daniel J. Balk III, Jacob J. Curtis, Matthew R. McGovern, Samuel G. Robertson and Peter J. Walsh. Attorney Daniel J. Balk III is an associate in the Health Law Section in the Milwaukee office. Balk focuses his practice on transactional, regulatory, compliance ...read more
Thursday, April 25, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI)– Waukesha County encourages residents to learn more about composting during International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW) from May 5-11. To help celebrate, residents can purchase compost bins at a reduced rate and attend a free workshop on backyard composting. “Composting is a great way to keep organic materials out of the landfill,” said Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow. ...read more
Thursday, April 25, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Waukesha County Golf Courses will be hosting the 11th Annual Waukesha County Boys High School Championship on May 3, 4, 10, and 11. The public is invited to attend any of the three courses to experience the largest “all county” High School Championship Event in Wisconsin.  May 3, Freshman County Championship - Moor Downs Golf Course (426 Prospect Ave, Waukesha) will kick off the ...read more
Thursday, April 25, 2019
(WAUKESHA, WI) – The Live Well Waukesha County initiative kicks off its “Move Well” physical fitness campaign with a series of community Sunset Candlelight Hikes starting on Thursday, April 25 at Retzer Nature Center (S14 W28167 Madison St, Waukesha). Residents are invited to improve their physical and nutritional health by attending free fitness activities and by signing up for the initiative at ...read more
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
HARBOR HOMES UNVEILS AFFORDABLE NEW HOMES TO MEET THE MARKETPLACE DEMAND DURING SPECIAL RIBBON CUTTING CELEBRATION  On Tuesday, April 23rd, Harbor Homes, Inc. held a ribbon cutting celebration at The Villas at Lake Country Village neighborhood in the Village of Summit to announce its affordable new home concept. Invited guests and dignitaries included Paul Farrow, Waukesha County Executive; ...read more
Categories: Ribbon Cutting, Press Release, Member Release