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1 Businesses (Janesville) Zeamans [Family Shoes] to reopen [on 56 S. Main St., according to owner Bernard Zeaman. The shoe store was formerly located at 1405 Creston Park Dr.] 16 Jan 1971
2 Janesville History Zandag, Randy, 50;Zimmerman, Cindy, 27; UR STREET: N. TERRACE STREET, 200-300 BLOCK, by Frank W. Douglas (self-published, 1991) (977.587 D745)
3 Janesville History Zandag, Randy, 50;Zimmerman, Cindy, 27; OUR STREET: N. TERRACE STREET, 200-300 BLOCK, by Frank W. Douglas (self-published, 1991) (977.587 D745)
4 Milton (WI) - Government Zajac to lead Milton Joint Fire Commission: Fire department in midst of a significant overhaul (photo of Jeremy Zajac)(replaces Bryan Meyer) 18 May 2017, 2A
5 Milton (WI) - Government Zajac doesn't see obvious need for change: New Milton councilman recommended by mayor (photo of Jeremy Zajac) 25 Apr 2015, 3A
6 Rock County History Z's:Zacharias, John S. (1835- ), p. 851;Zuill, John (1818- ), p. 513, 813;Zuill, William, p. 513. HISTORY OF ROCK COUNTY, WISCONSIN (Chicago: Western Historical Company, 1879)(JR 977.5 HISTO 1879). This index is comprised of one compiled by Marjorie Kroehler of Janesville and of another by the Wisconsin Historical Society.
7 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCAs challenged to admit men: Janesville YW maintains female-only board rule, but men are members 13 Dec 2003, 1B
8 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA's top official leaves post: organization names interim director (Marge Hilgart) (Kerri Parker) 01 Feb 2005, 3A
9 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA's new directors say they'll continue team approach 08 Apr 1999, 1B
10 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA's immigrant-outreach specialist is in high demand: speakers program to detail services available to area Hispanic residents (photo of Crusita Barrios) 03 Nov 2009, 1A

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