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The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome Gene Griffin, our guest blogger for this month. Gene will share information about the Griffin Bike Park.  Well, looks like the "New Year" is going to have some new adventures for all of us. Just wanted to say congratulations and to renew my thanks for your help with the Park in 2016. You've probably got more on your plate now than you can handle, but I'll provide a few links for you to see just...

Annual Human Rights Day scheduled for March 7 Indiana State University will host the 16th Terre Haute Human Rights Day on Tuesday, March 7, at Hulman Memorial Student Union. The event is free and open to the public. This year, United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Attorney Advisor Merilyn D. Brown will be featured as the keynote speaker. During her address, Brown will discuss housing discrimination among other issues. As attorney advisor in the Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, Ms....

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to thank Dr. Sharma and Digestive Health Associates for contributing as our guest blogger this month. Barrett's Esophagus: What is Barrett's Esophagus? Having Barrett’s esophagus means the cells lining the esophagus (the tube that links the mouth and the stomach) have changed into a type of intestinal cells that are not normal and increase the risk of long-term problems. Barrett’s esophagus does not cause symptoms that you can feel. It is found through an upper GI endoscopy...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to thank Dr. Sharma and Digestive Health Associates for contributing as our guest blogger this month. COLON CANCER What is colon cancer? Also referred to as colorectal cancer It occurs in the colon (or large intestine) or in the rectum Often develops slowly Second-leading cause of cancer mortalities in men and women combined in the United States Before cancer develops, an abnormal growth called a polyp may develop on the inner lining of the large intestine or...