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.
The Kenosha Area Business Alliance and the Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce on Thursday named seven local companies and one individual as their 2014 Business Excellence Award winners.
The Kenosha County Business Excellence awards began in 2005 when KABA and the chamber joined to present a collaborative program celebrating successul companies in the county.
Kenosha County is proposing to purchase two properties and a parking lot as it attempts to address space needs around the administration building and the court house.
A property owner stockpiling dirt and concrete in a field along the east side of 39th Avenue between 80th and 85th streets in Kenosha faces possible shutdown of the operation in 24 hours, City Administrator Frank Pacetti said late Thursday afternoon.
SALEM — It’s possible the intersection known as “Liberty Corners” in Salem may someday look more like a circle.
Trick-or-treating season begins this weekend in two Kenosha County communities, continuing elsewhere on Halloween night.
Crews are putting the finishing touches on Kenosha County’s first park-and-ride lot across from the Rec Plex in Pleasant Prairie.
A breakdown between two giants in Kenosha health care could be problematic for patients in the area.
A Kenosha woman rolled her Chevy Malibu after colliding with another vehicle in the 23600 block of Highway K just before noon Wednesday.
KENOSHA — An inaugural meeting of the National Federation of the Blind begins at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Northside Library, 1500 27th Ave.
Kenosha Police are investigating a crash that sent a car into the side of a house at 5311 22nd Ave. about 11:15 p.m. Wednesday.
The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department received preliminary budget approval Wednesday to take on more federal detainees and increase electronic monitoring of those not in prison.
When Kenosha's own James Lee Van Bendegom was a teenager, he dropped out of Bradford High School to join the U.S. Army to fight in the Vietnam War.
TWIN LAKES — A 14.2 percent increase in the tax levy was approved Wednesday by residents in the Lakewood School district.
An old radio communications tower that has served the county for at least half a century is expected to be dismantled next month.
One of the riskiest high-speed chases in recent memory was documented by stunning dash-cam video, released by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department on Wednesday.
Kenosha Police said it is searching for a hit-and-run vehicle involved in a rollover crash Monday in the 2600 block of Alford Park Drive.
Gateway Technical College, in an amendment to its fiscal 2015 budget, is giving Kenosha County homeowners an early Christmas gift — a tax reduction.
Congratulations, Kenosha County. You gave $60,728,000 to charity in 2012.
At this point in election season, the scariest thing for me is being bombarded by TV ads depicting candidates for political office as evil incarnate.
PADDOCK LAKE — A 7.9 percent decrease in the tax levy for Central High School was approved Tuesday.
Kenosha County housing sales dropped in September, but median prices continued to climb slightly compared to the same month a year ago.
The appeals aren’t yet over for one of the teenage boys convicted of murdering Capri Walker in 2008.
Kenosha Mayor Keith Bosman visited Open Wings Learning Community, a private, non-profit school in Kenosha, as part of students’ studies.
KENOSHA — BooFest will be 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Kenosha Public Museum, 5500 First Ave.; Civil War Museum, 5400 First Ave.; and the Dinosaur Discovery Museum, 5608 10th Ave.