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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Council unanimously adopts residential design standards

The Oshkosh Common Council unanimously adopted the city’s first residential design standards ordinances Tuesday night. Councilors said the standards will bring an end to the types of home modifications that destroy the traditional character of the city’s older homes, preserve … Continue reading

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The Outlet Shoppes is finally getting a restaurant again

The Outlet Shoppes at Oshkosh has hit more than a few home runs with local and regional shoppers in recent years. Nike, Under Armour, Brooks Brothers, Aeropostale, Coach, Fox, Christopher and Banks, the list goes on. With one exception: The … Continue reading

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Oshkosh launches riverfront development standards initiative

Almost 10 years after the creation of redevelopment districts on the north and south shores of the Fox River, Oshkosh city officials want to develop comprehensive guidelines for the projects they hope to see fill those areas. The guidelines would … Continue reading

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Oshkosh JC Penney not among those to close

You may have heard already that JC Penney announced plans to close 33 “underperforming” stores and lay off 2,000 employees by May. Five stores in Wisconsin were included on the list (the PDF link mid-release has the list), but the Oshkosh … Continue reading

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Lakeside Animal Hospital, Lourdes Academy among holiday parade award winners

Everyone loves cute pets and University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Athletic Director and Oshkosh Holiday Parade Grand Marshal Darryl Sims appears to be no exception. Lakeside Animal Hospital helped inject the Oshkosh area with an early dose of holiday cheer during last … Continue reading

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New details on CVS Pharmacy’s Oct. 27 opening shindig

We’ve got a few more details to pass along about the opening festivities for CVS Pharmacy, 1736 W. Ninth Ave. that’s scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 27. Before the event even begins, area residents can expect to see some special coupons … Continue reading

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DWD secretary visiting Magnum Power Products Wednesday

Magnum Power Products’ commitment to hiring employees with disabilities has earned the Berlin-based company a visit from Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Secretary Reggie Newson Wednesday morning. As part of Disability Employment Awareness Month and Manufacturing Month activities, Newson will … Continue reading

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