Business

Fri
18
Apr

Fitchburg Farms opens greenhouse off Hwy. 14


Photos by Scott Girard. Fitchburg Farms’ new greenhouse, set to open April 18, is located near the roundabouts at the Hwy. 14 and MM.

The new 20,000-square-foot greenhouse will include up to 5,000 hanging baskets with more plants on the ground. The company hopes to expand next year, and plans to have a corn maze behind the greenhouse this fall.

Floral and garden enthusiasts will have another option in Fitchburg beginning this month.

Fitchburg Farms, located just off the intersection of Hwys. 14 and MM, will open its 20,000-square-foot greenhouse and office April 18 just a few weeks ahead of Mother’s Day.

Thu
20
Feb

HyVee set to open Feb. 25

Fitchburg’s newest grocery store will open its doors next week.

HyVee - 2920 Fitchrona Road – will be the third store for the company in the Madison area.

According to the store’s Facebook page, doors will open at 6 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25. The store is one of the newest additions to the Orchard Pointe shopping area along Hwy. PD/McKee Road and Fitchrona Road, near Super Target.

Sun
01
Dec

Madison Swim Academy Under New Ownership

Wed
30
Oct

City breaks ground on Uptown Village with Tim O'Brien Homes, Neumann Companies


Fitchburg Alder Jason Gonzalez, Matt Neumann (Neumann Companies), Fitchburg Mayor Shawn Pfaff, Don Esposito (Tim O’Brien Homes), Fitchburg Alder Dorothy Krause.

What was once the site of the Holmes Rodeo on a private parcel of land in Fitchburg will now be an urbanized neighborhood called Uptown Village. This single-family neighborhood is part of the overall concept of Uptown Fitchburg, a 450-acre new development located on the City’s eastside. Uptown is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to create something fresh and new that will dramatically shape the future of Fitchburg.

Thu
10
Oct

Annual Great Pumpkin give away at Oak Bank is Oct. 19

Oak Bank will celebrate its 13th Annual Great Pumpkin Give Away on Oct. 19.

Every year the bank partners with a local non-profit organization to be the recipient of all cash donations. This year, the Dane County Humane Society was chosen based on numerous suggestions from Oak Bank associates.

Wed
09
Oct

Dine out for a cause this month

As part of Domestic Violence Awareness month, Benvenuto’s Italian Restaurant, The Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company, Liliana’s Restaurant and Veranda Restaurant & Wine Bar are among 58 Dane County restaurants that will donate 10 percent of their sales to help victims of domestic violence.

For a list of other participating restaurants, visit abuseintervention.org.

Mon
23
Sep

AAA opens office in Fitchburg

AAA Wisconsin recently opened a new office in Fitchburg, located at 3205
Latham Drive. Rob White Insurance Associates is a full-service insurance
office offering AAA auto, home and life insurance products and AAA membership
services.

Thu
05
Sep

New restaurant breaks ground

This week was the groundbreaking ceremony for a new restaurant in Fitchburg called The Flying Hound. It will be located in the Orchard Pointe shopping center, according to information from the City of Fitchburg.

Tue
20
Aug

Fitchburg Copp's to offer locally grown produce

Starting Aug. 7, Roundy’s Inc. is now offering locally grown produce, including fruits and vegetables, all harvested within Wisconsin. That includes the Fitchburg Cop’s grocery story on Cahill Main.

Roundy’s will post pictures of the local farmers, information on each farm, its location and history in three places -- on the web, within stores and in print ads -- so customers can get a real feel for their produce’s roots.

Wed
17
Jul

Valicom relocates in Fitchburg

Wisconsin telecom expense management firm Valicom recently relocated within Fitchburg.

“We love being in the Madison area, with access to a highly educated, technical work force and all the perks of one of America’s most livable cities,” CEO and Founder Nancy Peckham said in a news release. “It was just time for a fresh space to accommodate our future growth, as we’ve been in our current headquarters since 1996.”

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