Archive for March, 2016

31Mar

4 tips for living your happiest healthy life

By Portage County Business Council

Original published by the Wausau Daily Herald  Are you living your happiest life? How does your mood affect your health? Is happiness contagious? Researchers are finding these questions are worth asking, (continued).

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28Mar

Thoughts on Attracting and Retaining Millennials in Your Community

By Portage County Business Council

With the migration of talent from more rural communities to larger urban areas, many economic developers are struggling to attract and retain Millennials. According to a study done by The (continued).

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28Mar

Rookies Sports Pub Helps Restock Crappies

By Portage County Business Council

Original published by the Stevens Point City Times When the McDill Lake District asked for some help restocking the pond, Rookies Sports Pub answered the call. “After reviewing the fish survey results (continued).

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28Mar

Art festival will showcase Midwest talent

By Portage County Business Council

Original published by the Portage County Gazette  Albert Einstein once said, “Creativity is contagious. Pass it on.” That is precisely what organizers and artists said they hope to accomplish with the (continued).

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28Mar

Young professionals week draws millennials

By Portage County Business Council

When the average person drives through Wisconsin Rapids, Appleton or Wausau and sees empty storefronts, the impression is not good. But through the eyes of Kristopher Gasch, Nick O’Brien or Adrienne Palm, these (continued).

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22Mar

Stevens Point City Again Named ‘Tree City’

By Portage County Business Council

Stevens Point City Again Named ‘Tree City’ The City of Stevens Point has just earned its 35th Tree City USA designation by the Arbor Day Foundation. The title comes thanks (continued).

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22Mar

Skyward on the Move to their NEW building

By Portage County Business Council

Skyward Moves Into New Building It’s moving week for Stevens Point-based Skyward. The software giant has begun moving into its brand new building, a $32 million world headquarters that took 18 months (continued).

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22Mar

Team Schierl Subway, Franchisee of the Year

By Portage County Business Council

Team Schierl Companies, owners of 19 Central Wisconsin-based Subway restaurants was named 2015 Subway franchisee of the year at a regional conference held in Green Bay in early March. Team Schierl (continued).

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21Mar

State Title for SPASH!

By Portage County Business Council

Welcome to the Stevens Point Area Senior High Boys Basketball Show. It’s been running for the last two seasons with raving success at state. Trevor Anderson drained a 3-pointer early (continued).

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18Mar

UWSP science building ground breaking set for May 5

By Portage County Business Council

The date for a ground breaking ceremony for the new chemistry-biology building at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (UWSP) has been set for 11 a.m. Thursday, May 5, in Parking (continued).

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