Friday Jul 25
Father-son chefs prepare meals for seniors in home
ADVANCE FOR RELEASE SATURDAY, JULY 26, 2014, AT 12:01 A.M. CDT- In this June 24, 2014 photo, Barrett Allmann talks with client Sharon Hanson, right, as Allmann and his son, Nathan, left, with Chefs for Seniors, prep food for meals they are cooking for Hanson at her apartment in Verona, Wis.
Friday Jul 25
Volunteers who helped clean up after storms in Platteville honored
Community members in Plattevile came together Thursday night to thank the volunteers who are still helping to clean up after storm damage last month.
Photo submitted. Fitchburg arborist Shelly Wollerman works in a honey locust tree for her employer, Verona-based Steven Bassett, Inc. She will participate in an international climbing competition next month.
Eclectic mix found at flea market
Photo by Samantha Christian. Traci and Josh Mandell sort through old records at the Fitchburg Flea Market on Sunday while talking to vendor Victor Rasmussen, not pictured.
State aid District 2013-14 2014-15 projected District DPI Madison $52.2 million 60 54.9 Oregon $18.6 million 19.3 19.3 Verona $23.9 million 25.4 25.7 All three school districts Fitchburg students attend can expect state aid increases for the 2014-15 school year, though for one district it's a much lower increase than expected.
Library - pulled this town together'
Photo by Samantha Christian. David Yi, 12, of Fitchburg, reads a comic book in a bean bag chair while Danielle Scott, left, and Nina Kajian, 13, of Verona, right, search through the stacks in the teen section Tuesday at Fitchburg Public Library.
Wisconsin sees influx of tech jobs and start-ups
The City of Milwaukee's latest economic development plan , not unlike the Milwaukee 7 regional plan, identifies five industry clusters primed for growth: water technology and research; food and beverage processing; headquarters and business services; finance and insurance; and industrial controls, automation, power and energy.
Grandview Quarry still on hold
File photo by Scott Girard. A group recently removed signs on Grandview Road opposing a proposed Grandview quarry while awaiting the company's official application with the City of Fitchburg.
Women's College Hospital expansion includes a healthy dose of IT benefits
The health-care organization's IT director discusses the deployment of an electronic health record and a more advanced network When he looks outside his office window, Brendan Kwolek can see the next phase of Women's College Hospital 's new facility being built, floor by floor.
While construction crews work to fix tornado damage at a Verona elementary school, the community is coming together to make sure kids and teachers have what they need for the start of the school year.
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Abbrederis anxious to prove himself with the Pack
VERONA, Wisconsin The off season is also the special appearance season for football players.