Sexual Assault, Robbery near UWM

Police are investigating a sexual assault and robbery of a female UWM student. Milwaukee police say it happened just after 10:30pm Monday, August 18 in the 3000 block of N Oakland Ave., but a witness tells us it happened [Read story]

GESTRA Engineering plans new building near airport

GESTRA Engineering Inc. , a Milwaukee-based engineering consulting firm, plans to build a new 16,200-square-foot office and warehouse building on a vacant 1. 45-acre lot at 191 W. Edgerton Ave. in Milwaukee, near [Read story]

Wisconsin’s ACT test scores keep high U.S. ranking

ACT composite scores in Wisconsin and the nation as a whole did not change substantively from last year’s results. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Ten things you should know about Wisconsin’s new trust code

On December 13, 2013, Governor Scott Walker signed the New Wisconsin Trust Code WTC into law. With an effective date of July 1, 2014, the WTC fundamentally changes the law that governs Wisconsin trusts, both trusts [Read story]

Scale Up Milwaukee accepting applications for 2nd class of entrepreneurial training program

Scale Up Milwaukee, a multi-stakeholder effort helping support entrepreneurs at all stages to grow their ventures by stimulating a strong regional entrepreneurship ecosystem, today announced it is accepting applications [Read story]

WWBIC to move Milwaukee office to Schlitz Park

The Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corp. will move its Milwaukee office to the Schlitz Park office complex. WWBIC has signed a lease for 9,000 squasre feet of space in the River Center building at 1555 River [Read story]

Wisconsin manufacturers are bullish

More than three-fourths of the manufacturing executives responding to The Paranet Group's Mid-Year Survey are forecasting increases in sales at their companies, amplifying several other recent indicators that the [Read story]

Gigabit broadband speed spreads throughout state

In small Village of Siren, you can get Internet speeds up to 50 times faster than at homes in Milwaukee or Madison. Here’s why. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Game Blog: Brewers leading Blue Jays, 4-1, in the fifth inning

Utilizing their all right-handed lineup, the Milwaukee Brewers kick off a brief two-game interleague series tonight with the Toronto Blue Jays at Miller Park. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Game Blog: Blue Jays halve Brewers’ lead to 2-1

Utilizing their all right-handed lineup, the Milwaukee Brewers kick off a brief two-game interleague series tonight with the Toronto Blue Jays at Miller Park. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Game Blog: Brewers vs. Blue Jays

Utilizing their all right-handed lineup, the Milwaukee Brewers kick off a brief two-game interleague series tonight with the Toronto Blue Jays at Miller Park. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Brewers form ‘Creative Council’ of young professionals

The Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club has formed a “Brewers Creative Council” from a group of young area professionals, who will help the organization evaluate and develop promotional and marketing [Read story]

Milwaukee Biz Blog Wisconsin manufacturers are bullish

More than three-fourths of the manufacturing executives responding to The Paranet Group's Mid-Year Survey are forecasting increases in sales at their companies, amplifying several other recent indicators that the [Read story]

Federal appeals court adds Wisconsin voter ID hearing

The U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals will hold hearings in three major cases: voted ID, gay marriage and Doe probe. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Milwaukee County sheriff’s captain arrested; drunken driving alleged

A Milwaukee County sheriff’s captain was arrested in Minnesota over the weekend on allegations of drunken driving, according to a statement released Tuesday by the sheriff’s office. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Tom Barrett broke promise on increased patrols, Bob Donovan says

Mayor Tom Barrett had promised an increased police presence in Milwaukee, but Ald. Bob Donovan said that no increase occurred. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Concordia to open college for students with developmental disabilities

Concordia University Wisconsin, located in Mequon, will diversify its academic offerings this fall with a new college designed for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Oh, yes, Irish Fest 2014 was more than memorable, and a Kevin’s favorite

Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar [Read story]

Anthem Blue Cross launches telehealth service

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Wisconsin is launching LiveHealth Online, in which members can connect with a live doctor digitally for non-emergency needs when their own doctor is not readily available. Read [Read story]

GREEN BAY – WPS to refund 8.1 million to electric customers

Wisconsin Public Service Corp. will refund 8. 1 million to Wisconsin electric retail customers as a result of collecting too much money for fuel and purchased-power costs. Read entire story here. [Read story]

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