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Memory care facility opens
The Gardens at RidgeStone, a new 32-unit memory care/community-based residential facility, is now open at 233 W. Evergreen Parkway in Elkhorn. Staff members are especially trained in care for people with dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

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EBR unrolls its 'Superfighter'
EBR unrolls its 'Superfighter'

EAST TROY — The website of Erik Buell Racing LLC, the East Troy-based motorcycle manufacturer, describes the 1190SX, its newest motorcycle, as “a superbike performance and heritage combined...

CCI purchases Williams Bay gravel pit

BELOIT—Corporate Contractors Inc. purchased a sand and gravel supply operation at 2691 Wisconsin Highway 67 in Williams Bay, according to a CCI press release.

Bliss to sell Racine, West Bend radio stations

JANESVILLE--Bliss Communications Inc. of Janesville is the selling four radio stations in Racine and West Bend to Magnum Communications of Tomah.

Trek recalls bikes for faulty forks
Trek recalls bikes for faulty forks

Trek Bicycle Corp. of Waterloo is recalling 120,000 bicycle forks on Trek-brand bikes after incidents were reported of the forks breaking and causing injuries, according to the

Make a pitch for your idea, business

STURTEVANT — Entrepreneurs, business owners, high school seniors and college students are invited to participate in the Racine/Kenosha FastPitch competition, slated for Aug. 20 at Gateway Technical College's SC Johnson integrated Manufacturing...

Investors plan to revive Walworth subdivision project
Investors plan to revive Walworth subdivision project

WALWORTH--An investor group purchased a 30-acre site in the village of Walworth with plans to start up a stalled 125-household subdivision project, according to a story in the Business Journal.

Bank notes promotions

Two promotions were announced recently at First National Bank and Trust Co.

Blain's Farm and Fleet making leadership transition
Blain's Farm and Fleet making leadership transition

Robert Blain, Blain Supply Inc. and Blain's Farm and Fleet president, CEO and co-owner, will be retiring from the companies as of June 25. Jane Blain Gilbertson, co-owner and former executive vice president, has assumed the role of president, CEO and...

Janesville financial rep receives Forum honor
Janesville financial rep receives Forum honor

JANESVILLE  — Northwestern Mutual is honoring Janesville financial representative Matthew Krueger, CLU with membership in its 2014 Forum group, which  recognizes individuals for an outstanding year of helping clients achieve financial security.

Delavan's US Tanker bought by Smeal
Delavan's US Tanker bought by Smeal

DELAVAN--U.S. Tanker Fire Apparatus LLC, a longtime local manufacturer of stainless steel tankers, pumpers and other fire-fighting apparatus, has been purchased by Nebraska-based Smeal Fire Apparatus Co.

The sale is effective July 1,...