Community Corner: January e-Newsletter

Community CornerThe Portage County Business Council invites you for an evening of dining, socializing, recognition and education at their annual dinner on January 29. Awards will be presented to the Ambassador of the Year and Small Business of the Year as well as special recognition awards for the Decree of Excellence and the Presidents Award.

On January 10, community members gathered at Standing Rocks to honor the donors who helped make the new Behnke Olson Recreation Center a reality.

General Capital Group will break ground on a new five-story 88-unit affordable senior housing development today.

Check out this recent Stevens Point Journal article highlighting all the exciting new developments in store for the Stevens Point area in 2020.

Are you or someone you know a young professional looking to get more involved in the community and grow personally and professionally? Check out the Intro to Ignite Young Professionals meetup on January 27 to learn more about what the organization does here in Portage Co.

Head to the Farmshed Local Food Fair on February 8 at SentryWorld and interact with local producers and learn more about where your food comes from and the importance of eating locally.

Mark your calendar for Dueling Against Cancer on March 5. Featuring a night of music, comedy and improv with the popular Deuces Wild! all supporting Marshfield Clinic cancer care. For information on corporate sponsorships, contact Kim Angell at or 715.341.6657.

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