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Tuesday, August 23, 2016
September 15, 2016 Registration & Lunch: 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. CST Program: 12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. CST Cocktail Reception: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. CST Sheraton Bloomington Hotel 5601 West 78th Street Bloomington, MN 55439 Please join us for an informative half-day seminar discussing the latest and rapidly developing areas of workplace law. Minneapolis attorneys, as well as nationally ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest
Monday, August 22, 2016
ROCHESTER AREA FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TRANSITION Karel Weigel named Interim President following the resignation of JoAnn Stormer Rochester, MN (August 22, 2016) – The Rochester Area Foundation Board of Trustees announced today that JoAnn Stormer has resigned as President of the Rochester Area Foundation and Karel Weigel has been selected as the Interim President. Ms. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, August 22, 2016
Alvin E. Benike, Inc. Selected to Renovate the Third Floor of The Historic Riverside Building for Winona State University – Rochester Rochester, MN – August 22, 2016 – Alvin E. Benike, Inc., a fourth generation commercial construction company in southeastern Minnesota, announced that it has been selected by the owners of The Historic Riverside Building, to renovate the top floor ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Rochester, MN, August 16th, 2016 - Terrence Hassanally, MBA, Financial Advisor, has been named a Waddell & Reed Pacesetter Gold in recognition of establishing a strong client base within his first year with the company. Serving individuals and families throughout the Rochester area, Hassanally earns a distinction that carries significant meaning as the Pacesetter Gold Award represents a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
September 14, 2016, Canadian Honker Events at the Kahler Hotel Apache 7:30 am full buffet breakfast is served. 8:00 am We have a program filled with music and prayer for the City of Rochester and our Mayor, Ardell Brede. Churches, families, businesses, and government are coming together as we unite and encourage our community in fellowship and prayer. register and information @ ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Human Interest, General News Article, Community
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
The Rochester Area Family YMCA is hosting the 5th Annual FORE THE KIDS Golf Tournament, Wednesday, September 14th at Eastwood Golf Course. Registration is now open for you to golf, eat and help make a difference for kids and families in our community. Info and registration can be found here: http://bit.ly/FOREtheKIDS Not a golfer? You can still join us for dinner or buy a raffle ticket. Prizes ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, August 15, 2016
Clayton Timmerman, an Edward Jones financial advisor in Rochester, is supporting Aldrich Memorial Nursery School by using his office as a drop-off location for the school supplies drive. Local residents and businesses may help those less fortunate in the community by bringing in items to the Edward Jones brach office during regular business hours from now until September 15th, 2016. " As our ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Chamber, Press Release, Political, Papers/Research, General News Article, Fun Facts, Education, Economic, Community
Monday, August 15, 2016
Rochester, MN, August 15th, 2016 - Neal Engelman, Financial Advisor, has been named a Waddell & Reed Pacesetter in recognition of establishing a strong client base within his first year with the company. Serving individuals and families throughout the Rochester area, Engelman earns a distinction that carries significant meaning as the Pacesetter Award represents a commitment to exceptional ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article, Economic, Community
Monday, August 15, 2016
JOHNSRUD NAMED WADDELL & REED ACCELERATOR Rochester, MN, August 15th, 2016 - Randal Johnsrud, Financial Advisor, has been named a Waddell & Reed Accelerator in recognition of establishing a strong client base within his second year with the company. Serving individuals and families throughout the Rochester and Lake City area, Johnsrud earns a distinction that carries significant meaning ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, August 15, 2016
Rochester, MN - Steve Farrell has qualified for the 2016 Waddell & Reed Circle of Champions conference, recognizing the company's top financial advisors. This year's event took place June 23-26 in Pheonix, Ariz. This significant gathering - bringing together Waddell & Reed advisors form around the nation - is held each summer in a major U.S. city. Selection is based on an analysis ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Friday, August 12, 2016
Adult Dyslexia Panel Discussion Join us Monday, October 10th for a moderated panel discussion with three adult dyslexics followed by Q&A from the audience. This event is great for older elementary, middle and high school students. Come learn from adults who have succeeded and excelled with their unique dyslexic brains! DATE: October 10 from 6:30-8pm LOCATION: Rochester Public Library COST: ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, August 12, 2016
Dyslexia Simulation – A Walk in Our Shoes Join us Tuesday, October 18th for a dyslexia simulation. This is a great event for parents and teachers who have ever wondered what it was like to experience dyslexia. This event is limited to 35 so register now to secure your spot. DATE: October 18 from 7pm-8:30pm LOCATION: Rochester Area Foundation conference room COST: FREE Registration ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, August 12, 2016
What: Annual Bright Stars Event – TWO opportunities to see James Pinkney When: Sunday, November 13, 2016 Location: 65 th Anniversary Dinner: Rochester International Event Center Free Family Event: Rochester Public Library Our annual Bright Stars event provides an opportunity to highlight a successful adult with dyslexia. This year our Bright Stars Event features accomplished ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, August 12, 2016
Help support Reading Center programs and scholarships by registering for the 3rd Annual Superhero Dyslexia Dash -- a 5K run or walk from Soldier's Field on Saturday, October 8. Kids can do our 1 mile fun run too right before the 5K begins at 9:45. The 5K starts at 10am! Have fun - wear a Costume and come out to support the programs of a great local nonprofit! We have individual, student, ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Music Under the Stars Open House Event! Monday August 29th 6:00pm-8:00pm Please join us for music by The Rochester Big Band! Desserts and guided tours River Bend Assisted Living and Memory Care 30 Silver Lake Place N.W. Rochester, MN 55901
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Viking Sprinkler is hosting a lunch and learn August 26th 11:00 am to 1:00 PM Please Join us for our Open house along wth Reliable Sprinkler's valve demo trailer presentation. Come for lunch and demonstrations on all Viking Services - Fire Sprinkler, Fire Alarm, Fire Extinguisher, Kitchen Hood, and Monitoring We are located at 4420 19th St. NW Rochester Email or call if you are interested in ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Widseth Smith Nolting recently welcomed Paul Strong to its Brainerd environmental team. He has a bachelor of science in natural resources and environmental sciences from the University of Illinois and a master of science in environmental engineering from the University of California. As an environmental engineer-in-training, Strong is responsible for interpreting criteria for modeling municipal ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, August 09, 2016
Widseth Smith Nolting’s Tony Palcich has passed the exams and met the education and experience requirements necessary to become a registered professional land surveyor in Minnesota. Licensure is granted by the Minnesota Board of Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience, and Interior Design. Licensure candidates typically must pass the Fundamentals of ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Community
Thursday, August 04, 2016
Motorola Dealer ANCOM Communications, Inc. Acquires Rochester-Based Whitewater Wireless to Expand Two-Way Radio Presence in Southeastern Minnesota and Western Wisconsin BURNSVILLE, Minn. (August 4, 2016) — ANCOM Communications Inc., a sales, service and rental dealer of Motorola two-way radio communication solutions, announces the acquisition of Rochester-based Whitewater Wireless, Inc. and ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic, Community, Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, August 03, 2016
On September 13, 2016, Judith Zavala of Cruise Planners will have a Cruise Night at 6 pm at the Cambria Showroom at 400 South Broadway, Suite 105, Rochester, MN. Royal Caribbean Business Development Manager, John Winters, will discuss why you should cruise with Royal Caribbean International and Christine Lahr of Image Solutions will show you how to pack efficiently for a cruise. Refreshments and ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest, General News Article, Community
Tuesday, August 02, 2016
An event to support youth development through the Rochester Area Family YMCA’s Open Doors Scholarship Program The Rochester Area Family YMCA will host its 5 th Annual FORE THE KIDS Golf Tournament on Wednesday, September 14 at the Eastwood Golf Course (3505 Eastwood Road SE). A light lunch will be served at Noon followed by a shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. and dinner immediately after. All ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, August 02, 2016
ROCK the HIVE is October 1, 2016! Southeast Service Cooperative is hosting the first ever SE MN regional adult spelling bee on October 1st. Proceeds from ROCK the HIVE will support, enhance, and grow regional youth programs that impact over 22,500 students involved in SSC’s Spelling Bee competition, Knowledge Bowl, Young Authors-Young Artists Conferences, and the Science and Nature ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts
Tuesday, August 02, 2016
GEOTEK , a Stewartville, MN based manufacturer of fiberglass pultrusion products, has chosen Ben Wiltsie as the company’s next Chief Executive Officer. Wiltsie will assume the position on August 1, replacing Dale Nordquist. When asked to comment on his upcoming role, Wiltsie stated, “I’m excited to serve alongside the GEOTEK team in growing the business to the benefit of all ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Monday, August 01, 2016
How can you help the new residents moving into the Gage East Apartments? Because they have been homeless, they will come to us with little household essentials (sheets, dishes, glasses, comforters, etc.). There have been so many generous offers to help that Center City Housing has set up a Target Housewarming Gift Registry to help the new residents. You can go help by going shopping at ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
Friday, July 29, 2016
Local veterans to benefit from Toby Keith concert at Treasure Island Percentage of every ticket sold to be donated Toby Keith will perform at an outdoor concert on Saturday, August 20 at 8pm at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. There will be a special tribute to military veterans prior to the concert that evening and a portion of every ticket sold will be donated and shared with the Disabled ...read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016
The ABC 6 News Stuff the Bus school supply donation drive is back in time for back to school planning. We are partnering with the Salvation Army in Austin and United Way Olmsted County in Rochester to help families get ready for the new school year. Volunteers will greet you and take donations to stuff school buses in Walmart parking lots in Austin and Rochester this Friday July 29 th from 4 to 8 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Premier Mortgage of Rochester 507-285-9898 WE'VE MOVED TO OUR NEW LOCATION 3135 SUPERIOR DRIVE NW ROCHESTER, MN 55901
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Chamber, Fun Facts, Press Release