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Patrons raise funds after Rosa’s fire

Firefighters respond to a fire at Rosa’s Pizza on Saturday, Oct. 7. The fire originated in the kitchen of the restaurant but damage extended to the buildings surrounding the restaurant. Touched by a Paw animal rescue nearby had to evacuate the cats in the shelter and damages totaled $300,000 between the buildings.

Nicole Aimone, News Editor

October 10, 2017

A GoFundMe Page started by a group of UW-Whitewater students to raise funds for Rosa’s Pizza after Saturday morning’s fire, has raised $2,255 of its $30,000 goal, as of Oct. 9. The fire started in the kitchen of the restaurant. According to a news release from the Whitewater Fire Department, first responders wer...

Royal Purple staff rate best local pizza


February 12, 2014

  Feb. 12, 2014   The Royal Purple staff taste-tested and rated pizza from local pizza shops—Toppers, Rosa's and Gus' Pizza Palace. Each pizza was judged in a variety of categories on a scale from one to five with an overall score out of 40 points.  ...

How to save money at local businesses

April 3, 2013

  Looking to save money?  Thanks to the Student Savers Club, students are able to save money at local, national and web-based businesses. The SSC was established through a contract signed by the Whitewater Student Government and the SSC. The contract will only last a year, and WSG can...

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