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Your Guide to Summer Getaways and Staycations

Beloit Just over an hour from Milwaukee, Beloit is a family-friendly destination with plenty of fun for kids. On April 7, the Beloit Sky Carp kick off another season of High-A baseball. Stop by downtown Beloit’s ABC Supply Stadium to catch a game. The team puts on incredible fireworks displays throughout the summer. Read full Read more…

Beloit businesses, individuals honored for downtown revitalization efforts

Daily News Staff, Apr 23, 2023   LA CROSSE — Five Beloit businesses and individuals are among the recipients of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation’s best main street awards for 2022.   WEDC recognized the best downtown revitalization projects of 2022 at a ceremony Friday in La Crosse.   Read full article here.

Winning downtown revitalization strategies

WEDC honors best Main Street initiatives with awards   LA CROSSE, WI. APRIL 22, 2023 – The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) recognized the best downtown revitalization projects of 2022 at the 32nd Wisconsin Main Street Awards ceremony held Friday at the La Crosse Center in downtown La Crosse.   “Powered by dedicated business people, volunteers Read more…

BIFF Year Round offers movie lovers a spring distraction

By Clint Wolf, Beloit Daily News, Apr 20, 2023   BELOIT — The Beloit International Film Festival (BIFF) ended its 10-day run on March 5, but that doesn’t mean area film fans can’t enjoy some of the standout movies the festival had to offer.   Read full article here.

Henry Dorrbaker’s entertainment venue creates excitement

By Jacob Roushia, Mar 29, 2023   BELOIT — Anticipation is mounting for a new entertainment venue planned for a spot overlooking the Rock River in Downtown Beloit.   Hendricks Commercial Properties announced recently plans for its Henry Dorrbaker’s entertainment venue, which is planned for 625 Third St. in the Ironworks Campus in downtown Beloit. Read more…

Beloit Art Center to Host Butterfly Fundraiser

Beloit Daily News Staff, Apr 16, 2023   BELOIT — Butterflies will be fluttering into downtown Beloit as the Beloit Art Center launches a new effort to raise funds for scholarships and programing.   Community members are invited to show their creativity and decorate a butterfly with their choice of materials and donate it to Read more…

Stateline Area residents recall flood from 50 years ago

By Clint Wolf, Apr 11, 2023   BELOIT – There are some events that are hard to forget even after 50 years.   The flood that struck Beloit and South Beloit April 20 and 21, 1973 is one of those events that is still talked about today among those who lived through it. People still Read more…

Spring arrive as Beloit hosts. activities

By Clint Wolf, Apr 9, 2023   BELOIT — The sun was bright and welcoming this weekend as local residents welcomed new signs that spring has finally arrived in the Stateline Area.   Residents visited downtown Beloit Saturday for the annual Easter Eggstravaganza, while others enjoyed a bit of baseball as the Sky Carp hosted Read more…

Beloit co-working space to undergo $1.5 million expansion

By Lila Szyryj   MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – Construction is underway on a $1.5 million expansion to a downtown Beloit co-working space. Irontek, a modern-industrial affordable space for small businesses and remote professionals, began its expansion project in December 2022 and is expected to be completed by June 2023.   Click here to read full Read more…

Halloween parade downtown

Mar 30, 2023   Children line up in Horace White Park in Beloit for the Downtown Beloit Association Halloween Parade. Children were able to try out their costumes early and collect treats at the Downtown Beloit Farmers Market.   Click here to read more.