Oshkosh broker to help ring NYSE’s closing bell Wednesday

Carl M. Hennig Investments owner Tom Harenburg will briefly appear on CNBC when he joins a company that will ring the New York Stock Exchange’s closing bell at 3 p.m. Wednesday. Harenburg has been a broker and investment manager in … Continue reading

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Noodles and Co. is coming to Oshkosh

Rejoice, Oshkosh Noodles and Co. lovers! Your dreams are about to come true. Oshkosh Inspection Services Director John Zarate confirmed Monday that building plans have been reviewed and approved for an out-lot development that will house Noodles and Co. in … Continue reading

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Middle Village pocket park, community garden plans move forward

The Oshkosh Plan Commission unanimously supported requests to develop a small park and a community garden on two sites in the Middle Village neighborhood. Both sites, on the southeast corner of Ida Avenue and Franklin Street and the northeast corner … Continue reading

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Four more liquor licenses up for nonrenewal hearings

For a long time, Oshkosh was thirsty for liquor licenses. The Oshkosh Common Council last had an available license in 2009, which it awarded to Gardina‚Äôs Wine Bar and Cafe. But for the first time since then, it has had … Continue reading

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Home sales decline in April, expected to rebound in May

Existing home sales in Winnebago County decreased 20 percent in April after holding steady for the first quarter of 2014. Home sales dropped from 185 in April 2013 to 148 in April 2014 after a soft first quarter results that … Continue reading

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Marcus Corp. takes over Heidel House

If you thought Marcus Corp. only ran movie theaters, think again. The corporation’s hotels and resorts division assumed management responsibilities for Green Lake’s Heidel House on Wednesday and announced the news via press release Thursday. The 190-room resort won some … Continue reading

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Kenny Loggins + AirVenture = Danger Zone!

Every line of “Top Gun” dialogue has returned to our brain today since the Experimental Aircraft Association announced today that Mr. Danger Zone himself Kenny Loggins will keep the fire of Monday evening AirVenture kickoff concerts alive this year. Loggins’ … Continue reading

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The Price is Wrong: RDA balks at price for key south shore site

The Oshkosh Redevelopment Authority (RDA) decided to get a second opinion instead of purchasing a key property in the South Shore Redevelopment Area for almost $800,000. H&M Commercial LLC, which does business with Oshkosh Corp. under the name Advanced Military … Continue reading

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Council moves economic development changes forward

The Oshkosh Common Council approved budget adjustments to add three employees necessary for the city to launch its own economic development activities. They did so at the expense of two longtime partners: The Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce and Chamco, the … Continue reading

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Tilted Kilt abruptly closes

The Tilted Kilt, 1051 S. Washburn St., abruptly closed today, citing the weather and two tough quarters for bringing its seven-year run in Oshkosh to an end. Our Appleton counterpart, The Buzz, got an e-mail from TK’s Bruce Gerondale announcing … Continue reading

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