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Jessica’s Family Restaurant expanding in current location

March 16, 2011

A restaurant knows it’s doing something right if it is able to expand in a down economy. Jessica’s Family Restaurant, expecting more business in the future, will expand its current space into a building next door. Located at 140 W. Main St. in downtown Whitewater, Jessica’s is owned ...

Whiton, Main Street traffic light project delayed until fall

March 8, 2011

The traffic light project that has been planned for years at the intersection of Whiton and Main Streets has been delayed due to monetary reasons. Public Works Director Dean Fischer said the project was originally going to be a city-funded project until the Highway Safety Approval Grant was found....

Cost Cutters remodels salon

March 2, 2011

Cost Cutters, located at 1139 W. Main St., remodeled its store three weeks ago, spending roughly $40,000 to upgrade its facilities. The project began on Jan. 31 and ended Feb. 10, closing business for 10 days. “It did affect business, but we came back strong,” salon manager Ileia Becker sa...

Organization welcomes open discussion

February 23, 2011

The Secular Student Alliance of Whitewater opened its doors on campus last November to empower and encourage students to discuss their views, beliefs and opinions. SSA co-president and senior Nellie Meaney said the organization creates a welcoming, safe and non-discriminatory atmosphere for members...

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