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Published May 16, 2015
The Memorial Weekend Classic returns to Great Lakes Dragaway in Union Grove next weekend. The event will include the standard races as well as a free kids' carnival called "Leroy Butler Day at the Races" on Sunday. The carnival takes place from 1 to 5 p.m. and Butler will be there promoting his anti-bullying campaign.
Published Feb. 6, 2014
On a chance meeting at a charity golf outing, Roy Henning met Packers Hall of Fame safety LeRoy Butler. "This was the man we wanted as the face of our product," says Henning. He decided to give his invention one more go and rebranded his product as the Touchdown Koozie Kit with Leroy Butler, launching it on Kickstarter Jan. 31.
Published June 19, 2012
A nationwide grant program could award local businesses $250,000. Read why some Milwaukee business owners applied to the program and how they're faring. The contest, Mission: Small Business, ends June 30.
Published Nov. 7, 2011
Horny Goat Brewing Company, 2011 S. 1st St., hosts its first Goat Fest Battle of the Bands, Saturday, Nov. 12, at 5 p.m., and the plan is to make it an annual competition. The battle is part of a larger event launching Horny Goat's new Big Fun Tent.
Published April 21, 2011
The idea hit Milwaukee small business owner Roy Henning like a ton of bricks. Watching a beer commercial, he found his inspiration for the Home Run Koozie Kit, a hands-free, gloved beer holder, and he ran out to Menards to build a prototype. Some 500 units later, along with a Facebook eCommerce page, the Home Run Kookie Kit is ready for order.
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