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KANDU Industries announces staff changes

KANDU Industries recently named Joe Jimenez as its new development coordinator.

Jimenez has an associate degree in marketing from Blackhawk Technical College and is currently pursuing a bachelor's degree in social work from UW-Whitewater....

Mercy Health System hires trauma surgeon

Mercy Health System recently welcomed Hadi Farouk Shaaban, a trauma surgery physician, to its staff at Mercy Hospital and Trauma Center, Janesville.

Shaaban earned his medical degree at Midwestern University in Downers Grove, Illinois, and...

Veteran will speak to genealogists

EVANSVILLE-Chuck Bailey, a retired nuclear submarine radio operator and supervisor, will speak during the next Genealogy Group meeting.

It starts at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, at Creekside Place, 102 Maple St.

Veterans and their...

Get holiday grief support Nov. 19

JANESVILLE-Home Health United will offer a community grief support group, Grief Through the Holidays, from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, at St. Mary's Hospital, 3400 E. Racine St.

No registration is necessary. It is free and open to the...

Girls Night Out will benefit IDS

JANESVILLE-The Thursday, Dec. 17, Girls Night Out Rock County event will benefit Independent Disability Services.

The event will be from 5 to 8 p.m. at The Armory, 10 S. High St.

Girls Night Out events are held each month at...

House of God Church sets conference

JANESVILLE-The House of God Church, Janesville, invites the public to the Abundant Life Conference at 7 p.m. Thursday at New Life Assembly of God Church, 2416 N. Wright Road.

Featured will be guest speaker Bishop Darrell Hines, founder of...

Drug-impairment training offered

JANESVILLE-Janesville Mobilizing 4 Change invites educators, school nurses, administrators, law enforcement, parents and members of nonprofit and youth-serving organizations to free drug identification training for education professionals....

Fall programs focus on history

EVANSVILLE-The Grove Society and Eager Free Public Library are offering three programs.

They are:

-- "Lost Town in Rock County," at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, at the Heights, 201 N. Fourth St., Evansville. Ruth Anderson of...

Free classes help parents of teens

JANESVILLE-Rock Communities Youth Network will offer the teen version of the Parenting Wisely Program to parents with children between ages 11-15.

This free group class is scheduled for two sessions, from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 14 and...

Two police officers graduate from leadership course

Sgt. Brian Vaughn and Sgt. Mark Ratzlaff of the Janesville Police Department recently graduated from Leadership in Police Organizations training.

Leadership in Police Organizations is the primary leadership development course in the...