Forward Janesville Members

News

Results Found: 12
Monday, July 17, 2017
Janesville, WI – On Sunday, August 6 th , thousands of people will visit the Rock County Historical Society campus for its 60 th Annual Tallman Arts Festival. The event is a highlight of the summer in Janesville, drawing artists of all kinds and community members young and old. “From fine art to jewelry, fine crafts and sustainable arts, the Tallman Arts Festival (TAF) brings all ...read more
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Edgerton, WI – AM Solutions is pleased to announce, JaNae Pernsteiner has joined the firm to assist in developing their Data Services offerings. JaNae comes with a wealth of experience within the industry. Over the past twelve years she has worked with various print media firms in Prepress and Graphic Design. JaNae joins AM Solutions as a Digital Prepress Technician to help further AM ...read more
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Janesville, WI — The Janesville Performing Arts Center (JPAC) is proud to present Disney’s Aladdin JR . August 10 th through the 13 th . Based on the iconic animated film, with an Academy Award-winning score by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, Disney’s Aladdin JR. is sure to send audiences soaring on a flying carpet ride filled with romance and adventure. When the ...read more
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
J anesville, Wis - Rotary Botanical Gardens in Janesville, WI, will host the final two Rhythm & Blooms concerts of the year on Tuesday, July 18 and Tuesday, August 15. The concert series, sponsored by BMO Harris Bank, begins at 5:30 p.m. The July concert will feature returning musicians, Gary the Band. In August, the Gardens will welcome a new group, The Groove Hotel. Rhythm & Blooms will ...read more
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Pending School Board approval, Wright to begin new role on August 14, 2017 JANESVILLE —The School District of Janesville has announced the recommendation to hire Ashley Wright as the new Principal for Wilson Elementary School. Pending board approval, Wright will begin her new position on August 14, 2017. “We had a strong field of qualified candidates apply for the position,” ...read more
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Pending School Board approval, Allison DeGraaf to begin new role on July 24, 2017 JANESVILLE —The School District of Janesville has announced the recommendation to hire Allison DeGraaf, current Principal at Kennedy Elementary School, as the district’s new Director of Teaching and Innovation (the position was previously known as the Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment). ...read more
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Challenge Grant from JFF to spark fundraising for Wilson King Stone House project. JANESVILLE, WI — The Rock County Historical Society (RCHS) is moving its campus development forward and is getting some local help! RCHS applied for and received a $43,000 Challenge Grant from the Jeffris Family Foundation to aid in funding for Phase I rehabilitation of the Wilson King Stone House, located ...read more
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Lifesaving medical unit first to be installed on RCHS Campus in Tallman House. JANESVILLE, WI— On May 20, 2015 Rachel Lancour died in her sleep at the age of 22. Th rough Genetic testing it was revealed that she had Long QT Syndrome (LQTS), a heart rhythm disorder that claims the lives of 4000 children and young adults annually. In many of these cases sudden death is the first symptom. ...read more
Friday, June 09, 2017
Madison, Wis — Local moving company TWO MEN AND A TRUCK ® has made two new additions to its office staff. Ken Harris, originally from Milwaukee, joins the company as its newest moving consultant. In this post, Harris will be a point of contact for customers, and provide knowledgeable and flexible services to take care of their moving needs. Harris previously worked as a mover ...read more
Friday, May 05, 2017
Janesville, WI ( May 5, 2017 ) The Janesville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is pleased to announce that Janesville and Rock County’s tourism economy continued to climb in 2016. The following statistics compare 2016 statistics to 2015: · Visitors to Rock County spent $235.2 million – up 6.64% and second highest increase among all Wisconsin counties · Total ...read more
Friday, May 05, 2017
Janesville, Wis.- E nrollment is open for fall semester classes at the University of Wisconsin-Rock County. Fall classes start Tuesday, September 5. Students can register online or in-person at the UW-Rock County campus. Advisors are available to help students determine an academic and career plan. View complete course descriptions and register at rock.uwc.edu/academics/courses. Tuition at ...read more
Monday, January 30, 2017
Janesville, WI – History in Focus: Sharing Stories. Supporting Community isn’t just an annual theme for the Rock County Historical Society (RCHS) in 2017, as was proven last night at its annual kick-off event held at the Helen Jeffris Wood Museum Center. Its goal is to capture hundreds of stories throughout the year from all corners of Rock County, working in partnership with local ...read more