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Frontier Communications welcomes each Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce new member. Christy and Mike Vesci have the perfect building blocks for a successful business. Those blocks just happen to be LEGOs. The Vesci's are the owners of one of Terre Haute's newest businesses, Bricks 4 Kidz. Bricks 4 Kidz is a place for kids and student age children to build unique creations, play games, and have loads of fun using LEGO® bricks. The activities are designed to trigger young children’s lively imaginations and build their self-confidence....

The TH Chamber of Commerce blog is usually reserved for news featuring our members, but we couldn't help but use the space today to brag about Chamber Director of Operations and Communications, Kristin Craig. Over the weekend Kristin graduated with her Master of Leadership Development degree from SMWC. A 2003 graduate of SMWC in Journalism, she not only received her MLD but was honored with the prestigious Alumni Leadership and Service Award. The award recognizes outstanding students who have demonstrated exceptional service and responsible leadership during their time...

If you're looking for unique gifts for kids or adults with a child-like spirit, a new store in Terre Haute is a great place for your holiday shopping! Mindbender Custom Toys, a specialty toy store, just recently celebrated its opening and new Chamber membership just in time for the holiday shopping season. The store is located at 3410 South 7th Street; north of East Davis Drive and Terre Haute South High School. Owned by Ostan Wyndham, the store boasts hundreds of action figures and custom...

It's the season of giving and now shoppers from all over the country can give the gift of (Chamber member) Hallie Hound Barkery! Owner Stephanie Pence happily tells the Chamber the homemade specialty dog treats are now selling on Amazon.com. Search for "Hallie Hound Barkery", the buiness is offering 26 products and gift baskets. "There are a lot of pet products out there so I was very excited when Amazon contacted me about selling our treats," Pence says. Locally Hallie Hound treats can now be...

Chamber member Zen Cat Yoga will host and exciting and unique event this weekend. For more details read on: Yoga Caribe, Vacation on Your Mat & Kirtan this Saturday! Join us this Saturday, December 5th, 4-6 pm, for a vacation on your mat with Devaki Lammet. Dekavi will lead participants in slow flowing, dance-like movements, alternating with fast, rhythmic sequences, all while enjoying Caribbean music or in silence. During this 2-hour workshop, you will surf on the rhythmic waves of your breath and afterwards, feel as if you returned from a blissful...

The Chamber of Commerce welcomes guest blogger, Jon Scherle, Vice President of Commercial Lending at First Financial Bank I have been fortunate enough to be blessed with some tremendous experiences, a few of which include graduating from college, meeting and marrying my beautiful wife Natalie, and having two amazing daughters. A few weeks ago another such experience occurred, as I was surprised to be honored as one of the inaugural recipients of the 12 Under 40 award, a collaboration by the Tribune Star and the Terre Haute...