For Tiffany Konecko, the isolation of mental illness can be frightening.
But awareness is empowerment and as the winner of the 2016 Mrs. Wisconsin Pageant, Konecko, formerly of Kenosha now of Mount Pleasant, hopes to give a voice to those who suffer in silence.
A data security breach at Noodles & Company may have compromised the security of customers’ debit and credit card information used at restaurants between Jan. 31 and June 2.
The data breach has been contained, according to the company, and there is no current risk in using a credit card at Noodles locations. Among the affected locations are the Kenosha restaurant and the one in Mount Pleasant.
A Small Business Administration “Regulatory Fairness Roundtable” was held in Kenosha Wednesday.
It was an opportunity for local business owners to discuss with representatives of federal agencies how regulations affect their businesses. It was organized by the SBA, which was represented by Deputy Ombudsman Yolanda Swift, but other agencies, including the Internal Revenue Service, were represented.