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New Children's Book Lets Kids Know 'Mama Voted for Obama!'
Wed, 22 Oct 2008, 17:41:02 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MADISON, Wis., Oct. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Building on the success of 'Why Mommy is a Democrat' and 'Why Daddy is a Democrat,' author and political activist Jeremy Zilber announces the release of his third self-published children's book, 'Mama Voted for Obama!' (ISBN: 978-0-9786688-2-2). With its Seuss-like use of repetition, rhythm, and rhyme, Mama Voted for Obama offers a whimsical celebration of Obama's historic presidential campaign while providing his supporters an entertaining way to let their kids know how they voted in 2008.
Explorer's Guide Maritime Training Helps Mariners Find Jobs through Education
Fri, 15 Aug 2008, 10:11:42 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MILWAUKEE, Wis. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Explorer's Guide Maritime Training announces a new course offering in the Milwaukee area - U.S. Coast Guard-approved Captain's Course. The course is designed to train people in a career area that is growing in a time of economic uncertainty.
ActionBacks Releases HD Animated Clouds, Water and Fire
Fri, 06 Jun 2008, 13:36:21 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
RACINE, Wis., June 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Suite Imagery, LLC has announced the completion and release of three new royalty free animation volumes in the Nature's Motion series. The new volumes, Nature's Motion 5, 6 and 7, each contain 20 new animations in full HD resolution. These animations serve as professional looping motion backgrounds useful in all levels of video and multimedia production.
Episcopal Diocese Considers Selling Camp - Preservation Group Alarmed
Wed, 28 May 2008, 19:19:22 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
APPLETON, Wis., May 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- According to a preservation group called PreserveCW, the Episcopal Diocese of Milwaukee, unless convinced otherwise, may sell an ecologically diverse camp property in Waushara County to commercial developers. Consideration of a sale has begun just five months after ceasing operation of Camp Webb at the Wautoma, Wisconsin property. Camp Webb had been a religiously-based camping program there since 1961.
Three Lakes Resort Gives Mom a Well-Deserved Vacation
Wed, 30 Apr 2008, 12:36:36 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
THREE LAKES, Wis., April 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Northernaire Resort and Spa is proud to announce their 'Mother's Day Enter to Win' contest running through May 7, 2008. Entrants are asked to describe, in 500 words or less, why their mother deserves to win a two night stay in one of Northernaire's fully-appointed luxury suites and pampering at the spa, which includes a relaxing massage and facial.
Lake Geneva Resort Gives Mom a Well-Deserved Vacation
Mon, 28 Apr 2008, 20:14:46 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
LAKE GENEVA, Wis., April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Cove of Lake Geneva All-Suite Resort and Conference Center is proud to announce their 'Mother's Day Enter to Win' contest running through May 5, 2008. Entrants are asked to describe, in 500 words or less, why their mother deserves to win a two night stay in one of The Cove's fully-appointed luxury suites.
Spooner Brings Indian Youth Closer to London Olympics
Mon, 21 Apr 2008, 15:36:08 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
SPOONER, Wis., April 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With the sparring behind the scenes rivaling the boxing superstars in the ring, Native Voices Foundation's (NVF) 'Future Olympian's Day Benefit in Spooner April 16, turned out an uplifting landmark for American Indian youth competing in the London Olympics,' according to Olympic skier, Suzy 'Chapstick' Chaffee, NVF's organizer.
World Heavyweight Champion, Joe Hip, to Coach Indian Youth and Spar at Spooner, Wisconsin's Olympic Hopefuls Benefit
Fri, 11 Apr 2008, 19:14:21 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
SPOONER, Wis., April 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Native Voices Foundation (NVF) is hosting a 'Future Olympian's Day' Benefit in Spooner, Wisconsin, on April 16, at their Northwest Sports Complex. 'Thanks to Heavyweight Boxing Champion of the World, Joe Hip (Blackfeet), and 2003 Native American Heavyweight Champion, Harry Funmaker ('Ho-Chunk Hammer') coaching the region's rising stars,' said Suzy 'Chapstick' Chaffee, NVF's organizer.
Second Annual 'National Bulldogs are Beautiful Day' to Celebrate the Beauty and Value in All Creatures!
Wed, 09 Apr 2008, 12:44:54 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
WAUWATOSA, Wis., April 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A day that recognizes the beauty of bulldogs, despite their droopy looks, will challenge people as it conveys a message of acceptance, when bulldogs and their owners celebrate the second annual 'National Bulldogs Are Beautiful Day' on Saturday, April 26, 2008. 'I hope that with the help of these sweet bulldogs, people will take note of how they treat others they deem unattractive,' said Jackie Valent, author of the children's book, Stinky the Bulldog (ISBN 1420826972).
The Best Letter for Nomination Wins a Free Weekend's Stay at Northern Wisconsin's Newest Luxury Resort and Spa
Tue, 11 Dec 2007, 12:02:55 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
THREE LAKES, Wis. - Dec. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The owners of The Northernaire Resort & Spa, popular resort in Three Lake, WI, are inviting the public to send in letters in about a family member, or friend, that you feel really deserves to be pampered. Send a letter to the beautiful northwoods retreat and tell them why someone you know deserves extra special treatment.
Momentum Chippewa Valley Taps GSP Consulting for Economic Development Assessment and Strategy
Mon, 13 Aug 2007, 20:24:00 GMT Edited by Debra Tone
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - Aug. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Economic and development opportunities in West Central Wisconsin will be the focus of a formal study of the region being commissioned by Momentum Chippewa Valley (MCV.) The study kicked off August 9 with a visioning session in which local leaders developed a framework for the future economic development of the region.
Oriel and SigmaFlow Announce Integrated Training and Software Offering for Lean Six Sigma
Mon, 02 Apr 2007, 05:00:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
MADISON, Wis. - Apr. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- SigmaFlow, a leading provider of Enterprise Performance Improvement Software, and Oriel, a major business productivity consulting and training organization, today announced an innovative joint offering that integrates Oriel's Lean training content with SigmaFlow's Project Portfolio Management Solution for Lean Six Sigma.
The People History Celebrates One-year Anniversary of Preserving Memories of Everyday Life
Tue, 20 Mar 2007, 18:30:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
MILWAUKEE, Wis. - Mar. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The People History, an online social forum, focuses on preserving memories and interpreting history based on people's memories and experiences; this year they celebrate their one-year anniversary. The People History was created to preserve the thoughts, memories and social history of the ordinary man and woman.
Wisconsin Dells Resort adds 30 Condominium Units with its Phase III Development
Wed, 31 Jan 2007, 23:00:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
WISCONSIN DELLS, Wis. - Jan. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Renaissance Resort and Spa, luxury vacation condominium resort on Lake Delton, will add thirty additional units with its phase III addition, 'Renaissance Retreat,' scheduled for June 2007 completion. Renaissance Resort & Spa is a thirty million-dollar development located on prime waterfront property on one of Wisconsin's most desirable lakes.
Toobee: Still Flying After All These Years
Tue, 12 Dec 2006, 16:38:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
MILWAUKEE, Wis. - Dec. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Invented in Berkeley, California by Dale Klahn and Gary Upham, both of whom hold advanced degrees in aeronautical and nuclear engineering, the Toobee (www.toobee.com), from Toobee International Inc., appears to be nothing more than the top third of a beer or soda can.
Madonna Gets Axed in Wisconsin - GoldenPalace.com adds Virgin Mary Firewood to Collection of Items
Mon, 27 Mar 2006, 18:23:00 GMT Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
JANESVILLE, WI - Mar. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Just seconds away from being cast into the fire of a wood-burning stove, a chunk of firewood bearing the image of the Virgin Mary was saved only to be sold on eBay to online casino GoldenPalace.com for $99.
Stebnitz Builders Named 2005 National 'Best of the Best' Design Award Winner by Professional Remodeler Magazine
Mon, 7 Nov 2005, 06:20 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
DELAVAN, WI - Nov. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Stebnitz Builders, a design-build home remodeling company serving homeowners in southeastern Wisconsin, has received Professional Remodeler's 2005 'Best of the Best' national design award for whole-house remodeling over $501,000.00. The award recognizes outstanding design, quality construction and exceptional value in a remodeling project.
Rowe Pottery Works Unveils 2005 Limited Edition Collection
Thu, 29 Sep 2005, 04:40 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
CAMBRIDGE, WI - September 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Rowe Pottery Works of Cambridge, Wis., has unveiled its 2005 Limited Edition Collection during a special ceremony at the Rowe Pottery Works company store in Cambridge. The three-piece collection includes the Gioioso Bowl, Abbondonza Pitcher and the Sterlizia Vase. Each piece of the Limited Edition will be numbered. As an added bonus, members of the design team will also sign the first 100 sets.
Young Investing Phenom Unlocks the Keys to the Stock Market
Fri, 5 Aug 2005, 11:10 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MADISON, Wisc. - August 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- College student Evan Reas, from a small town in Wisconsin has come up with an innovative investing strategy resulting in 205.1% growth in his portfolio in the past 12 months (Aug 1st, 2004 - Aug 1st, 2005). Reas hopes to write a book about his strategies and how they can be applied to anybody's portfolio in any amount of time.
Rowe Pottery Introduces Provincialware Line of Pottery
Mon, 1 Aug 2005, 07:41 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
CAMBRIDGE, WI - August 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Rowe Pottery Works today introduced its newest line of pottery, called Provincialware. This decorative yet functional pottery is described in terms of simple elegance. These honey-colored pieces start with simple floral patterns that weave through the collection, becoming more ornate as they flourish on increasingly larger pieces of the collection. There are 34 pieces in this collection including mixing bowls, canisters, pitchers and mugs.
Research Reveals Builders Don't Listen - Help is on the Way!
Tue, 7 Jun 2005, 12:05 EST Edited by Carly Zander
DELAVAN, WI - June 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Stebnitz Builders, a family-owned design-build home remodeling company, announced today that it has implemented a methodology called 'Procedural Listening,' which is a proprietary discipline that ensures all client communication is documented and passed throughout the entire organization.
By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
Majorium's Trainer's Choice Delivers Custom Configurable Corporate Training at Value Prices
STEVENS POINT, WI - August 5, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Majorium's Integrated Multicast
Learning technology makes training a habit rather than an event. It provides trainers with a
seamless platform to deliver blended, effective employee training.
By News Article Editor: Christopher Simmons
Laptop Stolen when Car Vandalized - CyberAngel Tracks and Recovers Stolen Computer
MILWAUKEE, WI - June 22, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- On May 14th, 2004, a young businesswoman in Milwaukee, WI came out of a restaurant at lunchtime only to find her car window smashed, her purse, make-up bag and business laptop computer stolen. The sales information on that computer represented several weeks worth of business, as well as confidential information about those clients. This theft not only represented the loss of hardware, but personal income as well. Fortunately, her company has had a standard practice for several years to protect all sales agent's computers and critical client information with The CyberAngel Security Software (www.thecyberangel.com).
News Article Editor: Carly Zander
Aurora WDC Announces 2004 Competitive Intelligence Software Review
MADISON, WI - May 4, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ - Aurora WDC (www.AuroraWDC.com), the
Competitive Intelligence (CI) support and advisory bureau to market leading companies
worldwide, today announced availability of its 2004 Competitive Intelligence Software
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