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104th Annual Meeting Award Nominations TERRE HAUTE, IN – The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Annual Meeting awards. The five awards will be presented at the Chamber’s 104th Annual Meeting on Wednesday, August 23. Deadline for nominations: Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Young Leader Award Nomination: YL Award Nomination Form ATHENA Nomination Form: Athena Leadership Nomination Form VISION Nomination Form: Vision - A Level Above FORM BUSINESS Nomination Form: Business - A Level Above FORM Community Health and Wellness Champion Nomination Form: Community Health...

Rose Hill Lawn Care, Landscaping, & Snow Service Joins National SnowCare for Troops Movement to Support Local Military Families Rose Hill Lawn Care, Landscaping & Snow Service of Terre Haute, IN joins ranks with Project EverGreen’s  SnowCare for Troops program, a program designed to provide snow and ice removal services to families of currently deployed military personnel as well as post 9/11 service-connected wounded/disabled veterans at no charge. Rose Hill Lawn Care, Landscaping & Snow Service is one of very few Veteran Owned & operated...

The Digestive System & How it Works RAJIV SHARMA MD.    www.dhagastro,com What is the digestive system? The digestive systemThe digestive system is made up of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract—also called the digestive tract—and the liver, pancreas, and gallbladder. The GI tract is a series of hollow organs joined in a long, twisting tube from the mouth to the anus. The hollow organs that make up the GI tract are the mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine—which includes the rectum—and anus. Food enters the...

  Come See the Artwork of... BECKY HOCHHALTER... who has transformed our blank canvas Bison into a masterpiece.        In celebration of Indiana’s 200th birthday, the Duke Energy Foundation has contributed a 200-pound fiberglass bison to be placed in Terre Haute’s Griffin Bike Park, an Indiana Bicentennial Legacy Project. This effort is part of a public art project with the Indiana Bicentennial Commission. Becky Hochhalter, a local professional artist, will paint the bison after collaborating with Kara Kish, VCPR Department Superintendent and the Griffin family on the design.        The Bicentennial Commission launched a...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome new member Yale Terre Haute LLC. Yale Terre Haute LLC is the new owner of the Sycamore Terrace shopping center located at 2141-2199 S. State Road 46 - directly adjacent to the super Walmart. Tenants at the center include Maurices, Rent A Center, Dollar Tree, Pet Supplies Plus, Sun Factory Tanning, Remember When Pizzeria, Fantastic Sams, GameStop, GNC, VIP Nails, Athletico, Monica’s Pizza and Real Hacienda Mexican Restaurant. The owners will be renovating and upgrading the...

Just in time for summer workouts, Terre Haute Chamber member Ethan Page (owner and president of Crossroads Events) is launching a new product and needs your help via kickstarter! The company is called Marsupial Athletics and the first product line of workout sleeves is appropriately named the Bandicoot. Ethan has developed and patented the Bandicoot to help athletes and people on the go better carry items during a workout. Their kickstarter campaign launched on June 1st and will continue until the end of the month. Visit and support...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome new member, Perfect Assistant 4 You. Hi! My name is Jackie Cossio Wilkins and I am a Virtual Assistant...which means I work remotely from my office for you as your personal assistant. With over 20 years of experience as an executive assistant and 10 years as a project coordinator, I am the answer to your need for more time. I handle executive assistant tasks and general office tasks for you and your business. This is a...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce and RED66 Marketing is hosting a Marketing Strategy Series. Second Tuesday of the Month - June through August - 9am to 10am Who should attend: Business owners, marketing coordinators and those who oversee social media channels for the business are often challenged to update and monitor multiple channels. What will you learn: How to know which channels will work best for your business. Where and how to identify the biggest opportunity. The best way to engage your audience(s). The first...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome Theater 7's Arthur Feinsod as our guest blogger. Theater 7's production of  Death of a Salesman opens June 2. Production Notes DIRECTOR’S NOTE The first full-length play I ever directed was Arthur Miller’s All My Sons, which I directed as a Harvard undergraduate in the early 1970’s.  So now, almost half a century later, it feels like a homecoming for me to direct Death of a Salesman.  I chose to do it for a number...