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The holiday shopping season is almost upon us and at the Chamber we can’t wait to see our retail members busy with customers! As shoppers begin to hit the stores we are hoping they also hit social media with the hashtag #ShopTerreHaute as part of our new event Chamber Retail Week. The Chamber has partnered with Frontier Communications for Chamber Retail Week, a business recognition campaign to promote the great products and services available from retailers in our community. The week runs now through Friday, December 4....

The holiday shopping season is almost upon us and at the Chamber we can't wait to see our retail members busy with customers! As shoppers begin to hit the stores we are hoping they also hit social media with the hashtag #ShopTerreHaute as part of our new event Chamber Retail Week. The Chamber has partnered with Frontier Communications for Chamber Retail Week, a business recognition campaign to promote the great products and services available from retailers in our community. The week will start Saturday, November 28 and...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome guest blogger Barbie Fox, Cafe Manager and Community Outreach Director at Barnes & Noble. In our life, we all have a series of “moments” that are etched in our minds as milestones of our journey. For many, these moments surround accomplishments such as graduation, marriage, children, retirement, and so many more. Upon reflection, these moments make you feel proud, accomplished, happy, and are a constant reminder of where you have been and where you are going. I am...

Welcome guest blogger Susan Turner; Senior Director of Advancement and Alumni Relations at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College and co-creator of the Wabash Valley Leadership Institute.  I woke up Monday morning with that familiar feeling in the pit of my stomach; that feeling of butterflies fluttering around and stirring questions. It was official. I was nervous. Nervous the participants wouldn’t show up, nervous the speakers would be late, nervous I would be cursed by technology, nervous the third cohort of the Wabash Valley Leadership Institute wouldn’t be successful, not because of the...

On Tuesday November 10, 2015 the Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce and Terre Haute Tribune Star celebrated a dozen of Terre Haute's young leaders with a breakfast and award ceremony on the campus of Indiana State University. Click here to read the complete Tribune-Star article.

Happy Veterans Day! In honor of our country's service men and women Zeliha's Barber Shop, 1218 Wabash Avenue, will offer FREE haircuts to all veterans on Wednesday November 11. The shop will be open extended hours; 8am to 6pm. Zeliha, a military veteran herself, says she hopes to honor veterans with a free haircut and some much needed pampering.

Frontier Communications welcomes each Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce new member. Zach and Courtney Reagen are not typical newlyweds. Instead of romantic date nights to the movies or dinner the young couple spends their nights cleaning. Yes, you read that correct, cleaning. As the owners of Clean One Commercial Cleaning Services the couple not only run the business, but they do much of the work themselves. Zach, a true entrepreneur, researched business opportunities and found cleaning services to be a business he was interested in...

The holiday shopping season is kicking off with a fun and unique event in Terre Haute. Hosted at The Red Barn at Sycamore Farm (5001 Poplar Drive), Mack's Merry Market, is a seasonal event featuring vintage, handcrafted and antique items. "We have vintage dealers, we have antique dealers, we have vendors that make jewelry, we have people that have shops," says event co-host Yvette Morgan. "It's about handmade, it's about artisans." The special shopping event is scheduled for Friday, November 13 at 5:00pm - Saturday, November...