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2014-10-28 16:25:21

World Marketing to move corporate headquarters to Milwaukee and expand product offerings MILWAUKEE, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wisconsin businessman Robert M. Kraft, has acquired Omaha, Nebraska based World Marketing Inc. from Berkshire Hathaway. The transition will move the company's corporate headquarters and administrative operations to Wisconsin while continuing office and production facilities in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and Saint Louis. "World Marketing has developed a...

2014-08-01 12:22:40

State awards Mid-West Energy Research Consortium $900,000 in grants for project MILWAUKEE, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials from the Mid-West Energy Research Consortium (M-WERC) joined Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett and other key leaders today to formally unveil plans for the new Energy Innovation Center (EIC), a facility that will accelerate the development of innovative technology in the energy, power and control industry....

2014-06-18 12:26:27

The Water Council will serve as headquarters MILWAUKEE, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS), a global collaboration of leaders in sustainable water resource management, today announced an agreement with The Water Council to represent AWS in North America. This announcement builds on recent commitments from top corporations, including Nestlé and General Mills to support AWS, and on the recent launch of the AWS International Water...

2014-05-23 23:04:53

Home Care Medical, Inc. one of Wisconsin’s largest and most respected providers of home medical equipment, respiratory care and rehab technology, is pleased to host a 40th anniversary celebration on Saturday, May 31, at our Milwaukee Retail Store, 4818 South 76th Street. During the celebration, Home Care Medical will be teaming up again with WTMJ for their Classic Free Ride event where folks can register to win a 1969 Valenti Mustang Resto Mod. NEW BERLIN, WISCONSIN (PRWEB) May 23, 2014...

2014-05-15 23:00:31

The retirement community in Milwaukee through their “Wellness by Design” program has partnered with the Active Aging Research Center at UW-Madison and the Milwaukee County Department of Aging. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 Individuals who are 65 years of age or older, live in their own home, apartment or retirement community within Milwaukee County can benefit from participation in a research study to see if technology can help them continue to live independently. “Each year,...

2014-05-02 23:04:24

ConsumerResearchers.org has carried out research in order to rank the best home security system companies in Milwaukee. Residents of the city can now benefit from an independent resource to refer to when in the market for a home security system. Milwaukee, Wisconsin (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 The largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the 30th largest in the United States, Milwaukee is known as a cultural and economical hub in the state and has an estimated population of 599,395 people...

2014-04-25 23:01:31

The Waukesha County Business Alliance to host a public and giveaway-packed Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the opening of 101 Mobility Milwaukee. Waukesha, WI (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 The Small Business Alliance of Waukesha is hosting a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the opening of 101 Mobility Milwaukee – the state’s first 101 Mobility franchise location. The new business opened mid-March; they sell, install, and repair a variety of mobility equipment including stair lifts,...

2014-01-09 23:00:48

Alexian Village warns that older adults are at a high risk for falls, and encourages all to take a pledge not to fall. (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 How about a New Year’s resolution that is not only doable but beneficial to your overall health? The staff of Milwaukee senior living community, Alexian Village wants you to promise yourself that you will not fall and then ensure that it comes true. Statistics tell the story: adults who fall aged 65 and older is 1 in 3, 20-30% of those falls can...

2013-10-21 23:24:48

Mr. Appliance of Suburban Milwaukee West was awarded the "Best of the Best" designation for excellence in Appliance Repair Milwaukee, WI and Refrigerator Repair Milwaukee, WI by Follow Media Consulting, Inc. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Mr. Appliance of Suburban Milwaukee West was awarded the "Best of the Best" designation for excellence by Follow Media Consulting, Inc. in the category of Appliance Repair Milwaukee WI and Refrigerator Repair Milwaukee WI. This...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.