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Janesville Ice Arena Work Heats UP via GazetteXtra.com

Janesville ice arena work heats up By MARCIA NELESEN Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009 Work is continuing at the Janesville ice arena, with construction workers finishing remodeling of the building in anticipation of the first season o f the Janesville Jets Junior A hockey team. The new office space, though smaller, is located in the same area it was before work began. [caption id="attachment_4460"...

Hendricks Center For The Arts

[caption id="attachment_4475" align="alignleft" width="300"] The old Beloit Public Library building on Pleasant Street was given to Beloit College as a gift f rom Ken and DianeHendricks. It will be renovated into an educational artsfacilitycalledtheHendricksCenter.Thenewfacilityshould be open by summer 2010.BDN file photo[/caption] New arts center downtown By Sara Siekierski ssiekierski@beloitdailynews.com Published: Tuesday, June 23, 2009 11:31 AM CDT Hendricks gift will transform former library for college...

Blackhawk Technical College, Beloit Center

BTC Beloit Center to open in August By Cheryl Scott cscott@beloitdailynews.com Published: Tuesday, June 16, 2009 11:26 AM CDT [caption id="attachment_4478" align="alignleft" width="300"] Construction onthe Blackhawk Technical Colege (BTC) Beloit Center at the EclipseCenter is expectedtobefinishedintimeforthefallsemester, which starts on Aug. 24. The new location wil be easily accessible, due to a bus stop outside the building, as seen above, and proximity to Beloit Memorial...

Janesville Ice Arena Renovations

Janesville OKs ice rink rehab By MARCIA NELESEN Thursday, May 28, 2009 - GazetteXtra.com JANESVILLE — Members of the Junior A hockey team this summer will pick up brushes along with their hockey sticks and paint the renovated ice rink to save the city $6,000. The city council Tuesday OK'd spending $200,000 for repairs and remodeling at the city's aging facility to meet...

First Look At Blackhawk Technical College, Beloit Center

First look at BTC Beloit Center By Samantha Johnson sjohnson@beloitdailynews.com Published: Friday, August 21, 2009 11:55 AM CDT [caption id="attachment_4464" align="alignleft" width="300"] OneofthemanyclassroomsinthenewBlackhawk TechnicalCollege’s Beloit Center is set up for phlebotomy classes.Staff photo by SamanthaJohnson[/caption] Open House set for Sept. 18 When classes begin on Monday at Blackhawk Technical College’s Beloit Center,students and fac ulty alike will be standing in the old Woolworth’s in the former...

First Siemens Blade Shipment By Rail

Siemens rides the rails By NICHOLAS BERGIN nbergin@thehawkey e.com 03-03-2009 FORT MADISON -- One of southeast Iowa's newest industrial employers, Siemens Power Generation, has teamed up for the first time with one of the state's industrial pioneers, the railroad. Siemens on Monday rolled out its first full rail shipment of 42 wind turbine blades to the sounds of cheers, whistles and the blast of a...

Vision Beloit Renovations Honored

CCI honored for Vision Beloit Published: Saturday, February 28, 2009 1:00 AM CST By Daily News writers CorporateContractors,Inc.(CCI),Beloit,has beenawardeda2008Projects ofDistinctionawardfrom theAssociatedBuilders&Contractors (ABC)ofWisconsinforitworkontheVisionBeloitcenterin downtown Beloit. CCI's renovation project,VisionBeloit,wonthe GoldProjects ofDistinctionAwardin the Restoration/Renovation Category. The Projects of Distinction A wards program recognizes the most distinc t construc tion projects throughout Wisconsin. “Thewinners intheProjectofDistinctionAwardsProgramfacesomestiffcompetition,”saysChris Reinhart,ABCMarketingDirector.“Towinanawardinthis program,youhavetobeastepabovethe competition, whether it be in design, quality of work or overcoming some...

Green Roof At Beloit College

Going Green Innovative Roof Project at the College Published: Thursday, August 14, 2008 4:44 PM CDT By Hillary Gavan Daily News staff writer Corporate Contractors Inc. (CCI) began installing a GreenGrid Modular Green Roof System at the Beloit College Center for the Sciences Wednesday. A 85-ton crane with a 200-foot boom was hoisting up GreenGrid modules as roofers scurried to get them into place by...