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The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome Chamber member and AFC Essentials owner Laura Hudson as our November guest blogger. When it comes to gifts at Christmas time Laura and Denver Hudson feel there is no better gift than the gift of good health. Laura of AFC Essentials and her husband Denver of Advanced Fitness Coaching work together to bring better health to our community.  Laura is a Certified Health Coach, AromaTouch Trainer and doTERRA Wellness Advocate and Denver is a Certified Fitness and Nutrition Coach...

The Vigo County YMCA invites you to the third annual TURKEY BURN on November 25, from 7:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Join us for this special event featuring a variety of classes throughout the morning, tumbling and activities for the kids, child care, healthy snacks and more. The event is FREE TO MEMBERS, who can also invite a free for free! Nonmembers are encouraged to participate in the event as well for a small donation of $5. Proceeds from the event will go towards items...

'Tis the season of giving back and Terre Haute's Sleep Number is getting into the spirit. Beginning on November 18 through December 23 the Honey Creek Mall store will be hosting a donation drive. Donations will be accepted during regular store hours. Sleep Number has chosen Families By Choice, CODA, Bethany House, Catholic Charities and the 14th & Chestnut Community Center to benefit from the donations. Monetary donations will be accepted along with requested items: Socks - all sizes Underwear and sports bras -all sizes...

They say when giving a gift it's the thought that counts and with Brooke's Candy Co. there's no thought involved; giving Brooke's in a no-brainer! 2016 has been a banner year for the company, which opened their newest store at 10 N 5th Street in downtown Terre Haute. With the holiday season upon us Brooke's is offering even more delicious treats to give as gifts for friends, family, business or just a sweet treat to enjoy during the holidays season madness! Click below to view...

The Terre Haute Chamber would like to recognize one of our great Ambassadors for the month of November. Ambassador: Courtney Richey Business: West Central Indiana Small Business Development Center Tell us about your business and what you do. I’m the Regional Director for the West Central Indiana Small Business Development Center. I have the pleasure of serving the region by providing one-on-one business counseling to help businesses grow and flourish, creating jobs in the Wabash Valley. What do you serve as an Ambassador? In my...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the grand opening of member, Venus + Vine on Tuesday, November 15 at 4pm. The store is located at 115 South Fruitridge Avenue. To learn more about the store check-out the Pure Grace Soap/Venus + Vine newsletter below: We have BIG news we want to share with all of you.  Our first brick and mortar store, Venus+Vine, is finally ready for you.  You might remember we purchased a building in January and decided to do...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome Chamber member and Game Time Leadership owner Brook Reinoehl as our November guest blogger. Get into It I once heard someone say, “If you can’t get out of it, then get into it.”  Sometimes that just happens to be the kind of day or season a leader must face.  When staring at a tough or unexpected challenge it’s tempting to lower our vision, which will result in weaker connections, less productivity, minimal learning, limited resourcefulness, and tired...

Election coverage from Terre Haute is ramping up!   Chamber member, The Copper Bar will be hosting CNBC Tuesday night as they broadcast live from the bar's second floor.   The broadcast will begin at 5pm and run until NBC News declares the Indiana presidential winner.   Producers encourage the community to attend the broadcast, offer perspectives and experience this national election as a bellwether county. No matter your political ideals, don't forget to vote!

It's time to get into the Christmas spirit! The Terre Haute North High School Counterpoints will be presenting a special Community Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 8, at 7:00 pm, at the Northside Community Church, across the street from the school. The choir, under the direction of Michelle Azar, will be sharing a number of Christmas songs that have become favorites over the years. Music has become an integral part of Christmas celebrations, and this is an evening that will put people in the mood...

As part of our ongoing commitment to inform and educate the business community, the Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce compiled the following questions and posed them to candidates seeking a state legislative office in the 2016 election. Candidates were asked to complete the questions and return their answers to to the Chamber. Thank you to all the candidates who participated. Alan Morrison - House of Representatives, District 42 Age: 39 Family Information: Wife - Cinda, Kids: Katelyn (11) Derek (9) Occupation: Sales Consultant for General Alarm Education: Undergraduate:...