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Wal-Mart's Sam's Club to Cut 2,300 Workers

Posted: 01/24/2014 - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is eliminating 2,300 workers at its Sam's Club division as it reduces the ranks of middle managers in a bid to be more nimble.

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Tim Knauf Qualifies for Million Dollar Round Table

Posted: 01/21/2014 - Tim Knauf, a financial representative at Williams-Manny was named to the 2013 Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), Court of the Table and Top of the Table, the premier associations of financial professionals.

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Ford Recalls 27,933 Edge Crossovers

Posted: 01/15/2014 - Ford Motor Co. is recalling 27,933 Edge crossovers in the U.S. because a damper in the fuel line could crack and cause fuel leaks.

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Blackhawk Bancorp Appoints Executives to New Posts

Updated: 01/10/2014 - Blackhawk Bancorp, Inc. announced that R. Richard Bastian, President and Chief Executive Officer, has been given additional responsibilities as the Chairman of the Board of both the Company and its subsidiary, Blackhawk Bank.

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Rockford Loses Boeing Bid

Posted: 01/08/2014 - It turns out Chicago-Rockford International Airport just missed out on being the location for a brand new massive Boeing Production Plant, that could have brought with it thousands of jobs.

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NIBCA Hands Out Scholarships

Posted: 01/08/2014 - The Northern Illinois Building Contractors Association handed out $20,000 in scholarships to five Stateline students.

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Sales Tax Holiday Bill Gets Mixed Reception in Wisconsin

Posted: 01/07/2014 - Two of the nation's largest and best-known corporations are lobbying in support of a bill that would waive sales taxes on purchases of some computers, back-to-school supplies and Energy Star products one weekend a year.

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Some Workers Set to Reach $100K Pay in Boeing Deal

Posted: 01/03/2014 - Boeing's contract proposal to machinists in the Puget Sound region would likely increase some workers' annual base salaries to more than $100,000 in the coming years.

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Wax's Works Hires New Licensed Esthetician and Skin Care Expert

Posted: 12/25/2013 - (ROCKFORD)— Wax Works, Rockford's premier waxing spa, has hired Beritt Mills, a licensed esthetician and skin care expert, to join their growing staff. Mills will focus on skin care treatments such as anti-aging therapies and acne treatment.

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Slow Holiday Shopping Season

Posted: 12/24/2013 - Some of the same retailers who pushed forward holiday shopping to Thanksgiving Day are now resorting to "after Christmas" on the day before Christmas.

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Target: Justice Dept. Investigates Data Breach

Posted: 12/23/2013 - Target Corp. said the Department of Justice is investigating the security breach at the retailer that's being called the second largest such incident in U.S. history.

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Holiday Sales Down for 3rd Week

Posted: 12/23/2013 - Sales at U.S. stores dropped 3.1 percent to $42.7 billion for the week that ended on Sunday compared with the same week last year.

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