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Hotel Verdant: Officials, leaders get early look

RACINE –  Racine public officials and business leaders were invited to don hardhats on Wednesday afternoon for an early look at the transformation of the former Zahn’s building, 500 Monument Square, into Hotel Verdant. Milwaukee developer, Dominion Properties, is reconstructing the four-story, 1920s-era department store building into an 80-room boutique hotel. First launched in 2019, […]

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Aurora Medical Center Opens in Mount Pleasant

MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. – A brand new medical facility opens to patients today in southeast Wisconsin. Aurora Medical Center – Mount Pleasant begins serving patients today after a three-year effort. The campus, located at 13250 Washington Ave. in Mount Pleasant, is conveniently located at the intersection of I-94 and Highway 20. Lisa Just, President of […]

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Racine Among 15 Cities and Counties Selected for 2021 LEED for Cities Local Government Leadership Program

City of Racine – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), creators of the LEED green building rating system, have announced 15 cities and counties, including Racine, which will begin the process for certification in a national cohort with support from the LEED for Cities Local Government Leadership Program.  According to a release from the USGBC, the Bank of […]