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    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Fort Chamber to Host Facebook Live Candidate ForumArea residents are invited to “meet” the Fort Atkinson City Council and School Board candidates via Facebook Live, through a candidate forum hosted by the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, March 26, beginning at noon.The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce Government Relations Committee decided to try this new format in hopes of ...read more
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    Thursday, March 07, 2019
    After months of legal battles with a largerestaurant corporation, Fort Atkinson’s Rustic Smokehouse will be changing its name to Fort 88 Smokehouse + Bar.   “As a result of all the amazing online feedback from our customers since our opening, we drew the attention of a largerestaurantgroup who also operates their business with the word ‘Rustic,” in it’s name, states owner Valbon Beqiri. ...read more
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    Thursday, October 11, 2018
    For Investments from September 1, 2017 through August 31, 2018 Each year, the Chamber assesses business growth in the city by calculating financial investments from new construction, major renovations, or additions to existing facilities.  And business is still booming in Fort Atkinson.   2018 is definitely the year of the restaurant, and thanks to these industrious entrepreneurs, Fort Atkinson ...read more
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