BusinessMarch 11, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) — It wasn’t too long ago that America had a love affair with soda. Now, an old flame has the country’s heart.As New York City’s ban on the sale of large cups of soda and other sugary drinks at some businesses starts on Tuesday, one thing is clear: soda’s run as the Read MoreMarch 5, 2013
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. service companies grew in February at the fastest pace in a year, buoyed by higher sales, more new orders and solid job growth. The gain suggests higher taxes have yet to slow consumer spending on services. The Institute for Supply Management said Tuesday that its index of non-manufacturing activity rose to Read More
SHERIDAN — After an absence of several years, the Sheridan College Technology Expo and Open House is set to return Wednesday at the SC campus tech center and the SC Construction Technology Shop at 244 N. Brooks St. The event aims to showcase both students and programs of the SC Technology Department.March 4, 2013
SHERIDAN — Just weeks after they won $13,500 in start-up capital and a great deal of exposure in a national entrepreneurship competition, Sheridan High School graduate Alex Lowe and two of his classmates at Massachusetts’ Babson College have incorporated a new company set to specialize in live-roasted craft coffee. “We’re well on our way to Read MoreMarch 1, 2013
SHERIDAN — The Chief Operating Officer of a Laramie-based product manufacturing company told a packed house at The Black Tooth Brewing Company Thursday that having a good idea isn’t enough when it comes to owning a business. Tony Nevshemal, COO of Raman Spectrometer specialists DeltaNu, said the ability to competently run the company is Read MoreFebruary 26, 2013
SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Technology Business Center’s “e2e” educational networking program will offer a business presentation titled “Transforming Your Startup Into a Process Driven Company.” Tony Nevshemal will talk about his experiences, including guiding a small University of Wyoming invention spinoff company to its acquisition by a Nasdaq listed company.
SHERIDAN — Landon’s Greenhouse and Nursery is hosting several free workshops Saturday. At 10 a.m. Phil Gilmore will present “Compost — the Soil Miracle.” Attendees can learn how to turn table scraps and lawn leavings into rich black compost to nourish gardens.
STORY — For a business to survive in an isolated area like Story, its owners need to be driven. That’s a lesson Andrea and Dick Phillips learned quickly after purchasing the longstanding Wagon Box Inn and relocating from Casper in 2004.February 19, 2013
SHERIDAN — Cloud Peak CrossFit took first place honors at a statewide CrossFit competition this past weekend. The Second Annual CrossFit Affiliate Competition was held in Casper and featured 17 teams from CrossFit gyms around Wyoming. This year’s first place finish is far cry from the gym’s showing at last year’s event.February 5, 2013
SHERIDAN – The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary presented donations to the hospital totaling $40,000 at the organization’s annual meeting Feb. 1. The Auxiliary has now provided the hospital with more than $413,000 over the years.January 29, 2013
SHERIDAN – Senior living community Emeritus at Sugarland Ridge is encouraging Sheridan residents to nominate an area senior who might be alone this Valentine’s Day to receive a free dinner at home with presents and friends. One local senior will be chosen among those nominated by the public to receive the prize.
SHERIDAN – Rehabilitation Enterprises of Northeastern Wyoming has announced that Chris Ahlstrom has been named as the new CEO and president of the nonprofit organization. Ahlstrom who has been serving as RENEW’s chief financial officer will continue on as CFO while now also serving as RENEW’s president and CEO. He had been the nonprofit’s acting president Read More
“It’s important to be realistic about what Sheridan is and what it offers,” Buckley said. “We want a very clear understanding from the community at large about what they would like to see STT provide for them.” It also remains to be seen if and how allocation of STT’s grant funds will change under Buckley’s Read More