Posted inLocal news, Non-Profits

Leadership Racine Seeks Applicants for New Class

RACINE COUNTY – Leadership Racine, a program that develops leaders for local public influence and decision-making, is seeking applicants for its 25th class. The nine-month program, sponsored by Racine Area Manufacturers and Commerce (RAMAC), provides a unique learning environment that includes teaching leadership skills, fostering community service and developing community trusteeship. Sessions are scheduled monthly […]

Posted inBreaking

RAMAC Business Expo Set

The Racine Area Manufacturers and Commerce is hosting a business to business expo from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday at Racine Festival Hall, 5 5th St. RAMAC held the event for 26 years, but it was discontinued five years ago and now the event is back, said Anna Clementi, operations supervisor  and leadership coordinator […]

Posted inGovernment

RAMAC Master Education Plan Presentation Tuesday

Trustees in Mount Pleasant and Sturtevant Tuesday will learn more about a proposed master education plan for Racine Unified, and each board will then consider a resolution supporting the plan. Dominic Cariello, director of manufacturing and operations for the flow instrumentation group of Badger Meter Inc. and a member of Racine Area Manufacturers and Commerce, will make […]

Posted inBusiness, Community

RAMAC Honoring Business Award Winners at Annual Dinner

Racine Area Manufacturers and Commerce will honor exemplary community business people at the Chamber’s annual dinner Oct. 21. Business Award winners will be formally recognized during a ceremony Oct. 21 at the Racine Marriott, 7111 Washington Avenue, following a networking cocktail hour and dinner. Racine County Eye says, “Congratulations!” to the 2015 winners: Business Person […]

Posted inCommunity, Schools

Almost $39 Million for Village Schools in Racine Unified Referendum

If voters Nov. 4 approve the proposed Racine Unified referendum, nearly $39 million worth of repairs, upgrades and additions at schools in Caledonia, Mount Pleasant and Sturtevant will get addressed. RUSD Superintendent Lolli Haws visited the Mount Pleasant Village Board meeting earlier this month to give a presentation about the District’s plan for the money if […]