State Journal-Register http://wuis.org en Business Report: Chamber Search, Grocery Aisles Go "Local" and Gold's Gym http://wuis.org/post/business-report-chamber-search-grocery-aisles-go-local-and-golds-gym <p>The State Journal-Register's Business Editor Tim Landis discusses the bankruptcy of Gold's Gym, which plans to remain open.&nbsp;</p><p>Also, the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce's search for a new Director and Shop N Save's plans to "localize" its stores.&nbsp;</p><p>Read the latest stories from Tim in the <a href="http://www.sj-r.com/">SJ-R.</a></p><p></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 21:18:21 +0000 Sean Crawford 22100 at http://wuis.org Business Report: Chamber Search, Grocery Aisles Go "Local" and Gold's Gym Business Report: Car Insurance Claims Up; PCCC Reality Show? http://wuis.org/post/business-report-car-insurance-claims-pccc-reality-show <p></p><p>Auto insurance claims are up in what has been an especially cold and snowy winter across central Illinois.&nbsp; State Journal-Register Business Editor Tim Landis talks with WUIS' Sean Crawford on that topic as well as the possibility of a reality show featuring the Prairie Capital Convention Center and how supermarkets are helping the Central Illinois Foodbank with donations.</p><p></p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 22:38:59 +0000 Sean Crawford 18788 at http://wuis.org Business Report: Car Insurance Claims Up; PCCC Reality Show? WUIS/SJ-R Business Report: Nov. 12, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/wuissj-r-business-report-nov-12-2013 <p>WUIS' Sean Crawford talks with the State Journal-Register's Business Editor Tim Landis about major road projects in the Springfield area, Illinois' stake in ethanol amid questions about it's environmental impact and the fitness boom continues with the opening of another new fitness center in the capital city.</p><p>You can also read the latest stories Tim is working on at SJ-R.com</p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 16:21:01 +0000 Sean Crawford 12858 at http://wuis.org WUIS/SJ-R Business Report: Nov. 12, 2013 WUIS / SJ-R Business Report: August 6, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/wuis-sj-r-business-report-august-6-2013 <p></p><p>The State Journal-Register's Tim Landis talks about efforts to expand the downtown Springfield Historic District, a new prototype store for Land of Lincoln Goodwill Industries and a look at agriculture, a year after the drought.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 21:27:07 +0000 Sean Crawford 6859 at http://wuis.org WUIS / SJ-R Business Report: August 6, 2013 WUIS / SJ-R Business Report: July 9, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/wuis-sj-r-business-report-july-9-2013 <p>The State Journal Register's Tim Landis talks with Sean Crawford about efforts to get a Schnucks' grocery store on Springfield's east side, a couple of bank mergers in the area and what might be Springfield's oldest fitness center is up for sale.</p><p> Read the latest business stories in the <a href="http://www.sj-r.com/">SJ-R</a></p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 23:20:02 +0000 Sean Crawford 5486 at http://wuis.org WUIS / SJ-R Business Report: July 9, 2013 WUIS / SJ-R Business Report: May 21, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/wuis-sj-r-business-report-may-21-2013 <p></p><p>A major medical expansion, the retail boom continues in Springfield and we update farmers’ planting progress on this week’s business report with Tim Landis, Business Editor of the State Journal-Register:</p><p></p> Tue, 21 May 2013 15:45:46 +0000 Sean Crawford 2993 at http://wuis.org WUIS / SJ-R Business Report: May 21, 2013 WUIS / SJ-R Business Report: May 7, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/wuis-sj-r-business-report-may-7-2013 <p></p><p>This week, Tim Landis of the <a href="http://www.sj-r.com/">State Journal-Register</a> discusses the new use for the Maisenbacher House in Springfield, the city’s first major project tied to consolidation of rail traffic and a survey that shows small businesses play an big role in the area’s economy:</p><p></p> Tue, 07 May 2013 18:02:10 +0000 Sean Crawford 2298 at http://wuis.org WUIS / SJ-R Business Report: May 7, 2013