Four properties annexed from Paris into Kenosha this year were sold this month to a company with ties to Uline.
Eight parcels across Interstate 94 from where Amazon’s new distribution facility has gone up were annexed into the city, at the landowners’ requests. The other four properties remain with the original owners.
John Ricchio, owner of Fielder’s Choice Training Facility, located at 4211 Green Bay Road, plans to celebrate the business’ grand opening on Sunday, Oct. 19, with baseball demonstrations. The mutisport complex offers clinics, camps and training staff throughout the year.
Lola’s Fitting Room Co., in Grayslake, Ill., owned by Bex Anderson, has launched a new on-location bra fitting service designed to add convenience and privacy to shopping for intimate apparel.
Small companies suffer from intrusions into their computer systems, too.
The costs associated with computer and website attacks can run well into the thousands and even millions of dollars for a small company. Many small businesses have been attacked — 44 percent, according to a 2013 survey by the National Small Business Association, an advocacy group. Those companies had costs averaging $8,700.
Wangard Partners Inc., has sold the Uptown Brass Center Pick ‘n Save grocery store building to a Michigan company for $9.25 million and has three other properties at the shopping center up for sale.
The Pick ‘n Save store located on a 5.77-acre tract at 1901 63rd St. was sold to CCG Properties-AD LLC, a Norton Shores, Mich.-based company.
The first phase of the Amazon.com facility is expected to come closer to fruition Friday, when the city of Kenosha is to conduct an inspection that would allow the Seattle-based online retailer to begin operations locally.
While company officials would not confirm the actual start date for operations, Brian Wilke, a development coordinator for the city, confirmed the company has submitted an application for occupancy of the 500,000 square-foot building on the site at 11211 Burlington Road, near Interstate 94 and Highway 142.
Bob Rohrman Auto Group, after two years of battling a wetlands issue in Bristol, is now close to opening Kenosha Nissan, the company’s first Wisconsin store and its third new dealership this month.
The Libertyville, Ill.-based auto conglomerate has 35 dealerships in Illinois and Indiana and plans to have five new stores by the end of next year. It opened a Fort Wayne, Ind., store Monday and plans to have the Kenosha County Nissan dealership open for business Thursday, pending an inspection and the awarding of an occupancy permit.
“I want to put a shingle out, like a doctor in ‘Little House on the Prairie,’” said Dr. Raaid Museitif.
Museitif was born and raised in Kenosha and attended the University of Wisconsin in Madison and the University of Wisconsin Medical School.
Uline is planning to occupy another warehouse in Pleasant Prairie.
The shipping supply company’s plans to open a 521,000-square-foot warehouse in LakeView Corporate Park is on Monday’s agenda for the village Plan Commission.
From Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day, most of us find ourselves running non-stop: Running to craft shows to catch unique holiday gifts, running home to make that side dish for Cousin Bob’s party, running back out because we forgot the eggnog.
For Christina Parker and her family, giving thanks means giving back.
Firefighters extinguished a house fire early Tuesday morning. According to police reports, the fire in the 5800 block of 22nd Avenue was reported at 12:35 a.m. When police arrived, a man who lives in the home said there was a fire in his bedroom. There was smoke, but flames were not visible. Rescue personnel found a second person in the home. Both men were treated for smoke inhalation. The incident remains under investigation.
The Kenosha man police say killed his infant daughter last week will be represented by two public defenders.
The Kenosha HarborMarket, after a successful summer season and its traditional move indoors for the winter, will close in January and February for the first time since it launched its indoor season six years ago.
KENOSHA — A free community Thanksgiving dinner will be served beginning at noon Thursday at First United Methodist Church, 919 60th St.
On Thursday, we celebrate Thanksgiving — a day Americans have set aside to honor a cherished tradition: Complaining that stores are open.
The Kenosha Unified School Board voted 6-1 Tuesday to approve a handbook that covers all district employees.
The City Council was near unanimous Tuesday in passing Kenosha Mayor Keith Bosman’s 2015 budget and $60.2 million property tax levy.
Some 25 largely college-age protesters peacefully took to the Kenosha County Courthouse steps Tuesday night, adding their voices to others decrying the events in Ferguson, Mo.
Fire damaged a horse barn in Pleasant Prairie Tuesday.
Despite an increase in the tax levy and the tax rate, 2015 tax bills are expected to decrease for most Pleasant Prairie homeowners, according to village offcials..
What’s happening in Ferguson, Mo., is having an impact here.
A spirit of gratitude — and the smell of turkey — permeated the air at Reuther Central High School Tuesday as students gathered for the 44th Thanksgiving Celebration.
United Hospital System and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wisconsin have reached a three-year agreement, representatives from both parties confirmed Tuesday.
Two boys who ran off from a Benet Lake treatment facility went across the state line, burglarized a home and set it on fire, according to Sheriff’s Department reports.
Police responded Saturday night to a report of six shots being fired in the 4600 block of 36th Avenue, with 20 to 30 people fighting in the street.