On the Job is a look at local business news in Portage County by Business Editor Nathan Vine.

Sandra’s Lasting Impressions to close

Sandra’s Lasting Impressions, 2205 Post Road, will close as a result of the planned reconstruction of Post Road by the state Department of Transportation. Owner Sandra Galloway said she began a going out of business sale this week, which she … Continue reading

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Valley Communities Credit Union honored

Valley Communities Credit Union was recently honored as one of the healthiest credit unions in the United States by DepositAccounts.com, an online bank account comparison site. Valley Communities Credit Union was ranked 22nd in the 2014 edition of the Top … Continue reading

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DigiCopy continues to expand, opens Green Bay location

DigiCopy, a Stevens Point-based printing company, recently expanded to another Wisconsin market. The company held a grand opening for its new location at 211 East Walnut St., Green Bay, on Sept. 18. The store had been open to the public … Continue reading

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Chop Shop Barber Shop opens in Plover

After 10 years in the hair industry, Amie Budimlija realized her goal of owning her own barber shop earlier this month. The Chop Shop Barber Shop opened  Sept. 9 at 2611 Post Road in Plover, in the former location of The … Continue reading

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Local CrossFit recognized by Shape Magazine

Shape, a monthly women’s fitness magazine, recently recognized CrossFit Stevens Point, 1400 Contractor Blvd. in Plover, as one of the best CrossFit gyms in the nation. The 4,000 square foot facility was recognized for its strong and fast-growing membership, with more than … Continue reading

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Milwaukee PC moves to new Stevens Point location

Milwaukee PC recently moved into its new location in the South Point Plaza in Stevens Point. The business has previously been located in the strip mall at 5633 Highway 10 East, next to Copps. Branch Manager Ralph Voigt said the business had … Continue reading

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AT&T rebrands Element Mobile in Wisconsin

AT&T has upgraded the former Element Mobile retail locations across the state, re-opening them under the AT&T brand on Sept. 7. AT&T is also work upgrading the former Element network in Wisconsin to combine the strength of Element’s local coverage with AT&T’s … Continue reading

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Whole Hog Pumpkin Ale returns

The Stevens Point Brewery has announced the return of its seasonal beer Whole Hog Pumpkin Ale. The beer will be available in four-packs of 12-ounce bottles and draft ¼  barrels while supplies last. The beer has been produced by the … Continue reading

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Redesigned SentryWorld restaurant honors P.J. Jacobss

As part of the major overhaul of its SentryWorld facilities, Sentry Insurance has unveiled a new look and name for one of its restaurants. PJ’s is the new name of the redesigned restaurant, formerly known as Sport Plate, located in … Continue reading

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Toppers Pizza unveils new look

  Toppers Pizza, 249 Division Street, recently completed its first major remodel since it opened in the Stevens Point area in March 1997. According to a news release, the new design features a bigger lobby, new TVs, additional seating, and … Continue reading

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