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Wednesday, June 14, 2017
This week we recognize Liberty Mutual as our business of the week! We spoke to Concordia graduate and sales representative Andy Dalton about his experience with Liberty Mutual and all that they have to offer. Andy has been with Liberty Mutual for just under 2 years and says that aside from providing exceptional coverage to their clients, the company values interaction with their local communities ...read more
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Warmer Spring Weather Brings DIY Home Improvement Projects: Wisconsin Public Service Urges Customers to be Safe  Green Bay, WI – With Memorial Day weekend ahead, Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) reminds Do-It-Yourselfers that working in the home or yard can be dangerous if the appropriate precautions are not taken. Anytime someone has a project that involves digging, it is important to "know ...read more
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Tuesday, May 19, 2015
20th Year RecognitionWisconsin Public Service Celebrates Two Decades As A Tree Line USA Company Green Bay, WI – Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) was recognized for its 20th year of being named a Tree Line USA Utility by the National Arbor Day Foundation and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The company was congratulated for its environmental leadership in caring for the health of trees ...read more
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Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Following are the apps being highlighted in May.·         It’s home improvement time, both inside and outside.  Houzz Interior Design Ideas provides everything you need to improve your home from start to finish. ·         If you use Dropbox, you’ll love Carousel — it’s a gallery app that's the faster, prettier, all-around-better way to view the photos and videos you keep in ...read more
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Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Winners Of 19th Annual Solar Olympics Announced By WPS    Students from 27 area high schools compete in the 19th annual WPS Solar Olympics at UW Stevens Point.   Green Bay, WI – In true Olympic tradition, gold, silver and bronze medals were awarded at UW-Stevens Point today as teams from 27 area high schools competed in the 18th annual Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) Solar Olympics.   The ...read more
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Wednesday, May 06, 2015
May 6, 2015Green Bay, WI – Tourism is big business in Brown County. Brown County welcomed 5.3 million visitors in 2014, with tourism expenditures up 5.5% from the previous year. Visitors spent $588 million in Brown County 2014, which ranks fifth among all Wisconsin counties for visitor spending.Greater Green Bay Convention & Visitors Bureau President and CEO Brad Toll, reported on the latest ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Fun Facts, Press Release
Friday, April 24, 2015
Allyson Watson, Executive Director, Definitely De Peredirector@definitelydepere.org | (920) 403-0337 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE "De Pere Shines at Wisconsin Main Street Awards" April 20, 2015, De Pere, WI: The 24th Annual Wisconsin Main Street Awards dinner, hosted by the Wisconsin Main Street program, was held at St. Norbert College in De Pere this past Friday. With over 300 in attendance, 21 awards ...read more
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Friday, April 24, 2015
Contact: Kristin Cates Marketing & Special Events Director  Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin Date: Thursday, April 23, 2015 2015 YOUTH ALLIANCE AWARDS PROGRAM CELEBRATES LOCAL YOUTH Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin Holds Award Ceremony that Celebrates Local Youth Volunteers  Appleton, Wis. – The Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin presented Youth Alliance Awards ...read more
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Friday, April 24, 2015
Charging Best Practices Submitted by Cellcom Your smartphone keeps you connected, entertained and safe and likely rarely leaves your side. Keeping  your device charged for your daily activities isn’t rocket science, but there are a few things to know to  safely and efficiently power your device. When it comes to charging your smartphone you should only use a charger that is approved for ...read more
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Friday, April 24, 2015
A Heartfelt Thank You to Our Green Bay Community! Green Bay, WI- We would like to extend our most heartfelt Thank You to our Green Bay Community for participating in our second annual Public Shred Event. NEW Wall Street is a financial advising services firm that specializes in investment strategies, retirement planning and account management. As always, we are committed to protecting your privacy ...read more
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Sunday, April 12, 2015
AMERICAN PICKERS To Film In De Pere, Wisconsin   De Pere is excited to welcome Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz and Antique Archeology to the area. The team will film episodes of their hit series AMERICAN PICKERS throughout Wisconsin. Filming will begin next month.   AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique ‘picking’ on History. This hit show follows two ...read more
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Monday, April 06, 2015
April 5-11 is Dam Safety Awareness Week.      Be Aware Near Dams! Wisconsin Public Service reminds everyone to use caution when recreating near hydroelectric dams this spring.  Thin ice, high water flow, cold water temperatures, debris in the water and unpredictable weather can make activities on the flowages and rivers hazardous.  While dams are vital to our electric supply, these facilities ...read more
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Monday, April 06, 2015
Do you know a student who is innovative?  Junior Achievement  in Brown County is embarking on a new venture to help youth become real-world entrepreneurs.  We need your assistance to identify those young people! JA in Brown County is offering a week long "Be an Entrepreneur" resident camp for high school age students (current 8th-11th graders).  In partnership with the Greater Green Bay ...read more
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Monday, April 06, 2015
GREEN BAY, WI– We are 100 days away from dining out for the 3rd Annual Green Bay Restaurant Week, July 9-16. Last year, 58 participating restaurants dished up 30,000 meals at the event, equaling a $1 million economic impact for Greater Green Bay.   This year, organizers at the Greater Green Bay Convention & Visitors Bureau think there’s still room to grow the event. “We expect to have about the ...read more
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Monday, March 30, 2015
Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge Coming Soon Cellcom is excited to announce that the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S®6 and Galaxy S®6 edge will be available to its customers. The Galaxy S6 and S6 edge are carefully crafted from metal and glass and packed with innovative new features. “Samsung offers a wide range of products to fit consumers’ needs and the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge continue ...read more
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Monday, March 23, 2015
Low-Income Heating Assistance Still Available for Wisconsin Public Service Customers Who Qualify  Green Bay, WI - Wisconsin Public Service Corporation reminds customers who think they might qualify for low-income heating assistance to apply now. Customers need not be behind in paying their heating bills to qualify for the assistance. Customers who may be eligible are advised to call ...read more
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Monday, March 23, 2015
2015 WPS Farm Show set for March 24, 25, 26 at EAA in Oshkosh  Green Bay, WI – Final preparations are being made as the curtain goes up on the 55th annual Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) Farm Show is set for the EAA Grounds in Oshkosh on March 24, 25, and 26. The annual show attracts about 20,000 visitors to the three day agricultural expo that features a wide range of agricultural services and ...read more
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Monday, March 23, 2015
For Immediate Release – Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Media Contact: Angela Deja Public Relations Coordinator (920) 272-3360 angela.deja@prevea.com Prevea Health Ready to Pilot New, Unique Service to Northeast WI: Video Appointments for Patients Green Bay – These days, there isn’t much you can’t do online. For some residents in Northeast Wisconsin, that will soon include a visit to the ...read more
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Monday, March 02, 2015
Contact:    Kristin Cates         Marketing & Special Events Director         Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin Date:        Monday, February 23, 2015 2015 HUMAN RACE IS ACCEPTING REGISTRATION FOR NON-PROFIT TEAMS 15th annual Human Race to take place May 2, 2015 The Volunteer Center’s Human Race is a non-competitive walk/run benefitting local non-profits. Non-profits, church groups, ...read more
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Sunday, February 22, 2015
MEDIA CONTACT: Michael Brown, Executive Producer (414) 534-6016 | Michael@HauntedState.com· HauntedState.com | See the trailer at: HauntedState.com/video/ NEW DOCUMENTARY UNCOVERS WISCONSIN'S HISTORIC LOCATIONS AND EXPLORES PARANORMAL FOLKLORE "HAUNTED STATE: WHISPERS FROM HISTORY PAST" SET FOR THE GREEN BAY / DE PERE PREMIERE AT THE DE PERE CINEMA MARCH 5TH & MARCH 11TH    - ...read more
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Monday, February 16, 2015
The Cloud Submitted by Cellcom Consider the number of internet-connected devices you access on a daily basis? Smartphones, laptops, tablets, desktops, e-readers and more - Americans own an average of four digital devices. Accessing photos, documents, and music across these devices is easier than ever thanks to the cloud. The cloud is an elusive topic for some people, but chances are you’re ...read more
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Sunday, February 08, 2015
Allyson Watson, Executive Director, Definitely De Pere 920-403-0337 | Director@definitelydepere.org Downtown De Pere Cheese and Chocolate Walk Almost Sold Out February 6, 2015 (De Pere, WI). Definitely De Pere's new gourmet tasting event, the "De Pere Cheese & Chocolate Walk", is scheduled for tomorrow, February 7th from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm in downtown De Pere. The event offers ticketed guests ...read more
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Friday, February 06, 2015
For more information, contact: Jan Rasmussen     (415) 318-4134             jan.rasmussen@att.com                              AT&T ASPIRE LAUNCHES ED-TECH ACCELERATOR FOCUSED ON SOCIAL IMPACT Program to invest in promising ed-tech startups with advisory board of leading education and technology innovators San Francisco, CA, January 22, 2015 — AT&T today launched the AT&T Aspire Accelerator ...read more
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Friday, February 06, 2015
2015 WPS Farm Show set for March 24, 25, 26 at EAA in Oshkosh  Green Bay, WI - The 55th annual Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) Farm Show is set for the EAA Grounds in Oshkosh on March 24, 25, and 26. The annual show attracts about 20,000 visitors to the three day agricultural expo that features demonstrations of the latest farm technologies and equipment and boasts a wide range of agricultural ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Fun Facts, Community, General News Article, Press Release