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Terre Haute, Ind. – Two local sisters have found their “common ground” in business and fitness with their gym, Common Ground Crossfit + Yoga. Opened in June 2015, Common Ground is the brainchild between partners and sisters Kelsey Terry and Molly Pabst. Both passionate about wellness and their respective disciples, they combined efforts to open the gym, which will celebrate one year in business on Monday, June 13. “Going into business together was something we’ve talked about for years…we just didn’t really think it would...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Annual Meeting awards. The five awards will be presented at the Chamber’s 103rd Annual Meeting on Wednesday, August 24. Deadline for nominations: Thursday, June 30, 2016 Award Nomination Forms Click here to view the Young Leader Nomination Form Click here to view the ATHENA Nomination Form Click here to view the VISION Nomination Form Click here to view the BUSINESS Nomination Form Click here to view the Community Health and Wellness Champion...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize one of our great Ambassadors for the month of May.  Ambassador – Jeanette Winchester Business – Simple to Elegant Tell us about your business. After retiring from the world of corporate finance after 27 years, I had a vision to begin a business that could provide a variety of services and rentals to fit the wedding and event business in the Wabash Valley. As a start-up business I was hoping to be part of 30 to 40...

Terre Haute Business To Host Open House, Ribbon Cutting for New Endeavor Terre Haute, Ind. – A newly formed Terre Haute web development business will host an open house and ribbon cutting on Tuesday, May 24 at 11am. Thomas M. Manson, the owner of both POLICE TECHNICAL and the newly established BISHOP SOLUTIONS will welcome members of the Terre Haute Chamber for drinks and a light lunch on the lawn of his business, located at 661 Poplar Street, just across Poplar Street from the Public...

Clinton Veteran-Owned Business To Celebrate New Ownership  A popular business in Vermillion County is celebrating a new name and new ownership. Along with the Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce and locals in Clinton, Ind., McGlynn’s Macelleria, will officially cut the ribbon on the new endeavor Saturday, May 14 at 10am. McGlynn’s Macelleria, the former Spendal’s Macelleria, is located at 121 N 9th Street in Clinton. The business, a longstanding staple in the Clinton community, is now owned by Roscoe and Tracy McGlynn, who just closed...

Terre Haute's Willow Gift & Home will give back to the community again this Memorial Day. Owner Heather Wolf has made the day of giving an annual event and would like to spread the word about her efforts. Please check out her information below: Free Memorial Day Flowers to be Given to Remember Wabash Valley Veterans Terre Haute, IN – Every Memorial Day, many in our community visit local cemeteries to pay their respect to those who have served and made the ultimate sacrifice for our country...

Vermillion County's Valley Professionals Community Health Center was awarded $1 million by the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). According to a media release the HHS donated over $260 million to health centers nationwide to build and renovate facilities to serve more patients. HHS Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced the funding to 290 health centers in 45 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico for facility renovation, expansion, or construction. Health centers will use this funding to increase their patient capacity and to provide...

Frontier Communications welcomes each Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce new member. With spring and summer weather right around the corner it's never too late to work off some of those winter pounds you gained, shake off the dust from being inside for months or maybe you just want to become more active. New Chamber of Commerce member, Terre Haute Fitness Center is just the place to get fit, no matter what the reason. Zach Taylor owns and operates the gym, a business venture he took...

Drum roll please.... Each year the Terre Haute Trib Star publishes the Reader's Choice Awards; a vast list of business and people in the community representing every type of business out there. We always enjoy the special section of the paper (which came out on April 29). Not only is it fun to see who wins for their category, but each year we seem to see more and more Chamber members represented in the page. Below is a list of all the winners; some in...

On April 26 the Terre Haute community gathered to celebrate the 2016 Heritage Awards. Hosted by Downtown Terre Haute Inc., the Heritage Awards celebrate those in the community of Downtown Terre Haute who contributed to the overall growth and revitalization of downtown. Awards include the categories of Design, Promotions, Advertising, Economic Restructuring and Volunteer of the Year. 2016 Award Winners: Core Redevelopment – Design Award for The Deming Thompson Thrift & Indiana State University- Economic Development Award for 500 Wabash Midwest Communications & First Friday...