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As the holiday season creeps in bringing along both excitement and stress and goals for the new year along with bad eating, one business in the Wabash Valley is offering solutions to health issues and inspiration for those wanting to make good choices in 2016. AFC Essentials with Laura is a Terre Haute based business, owned and operated by Laura Hudson. "When I started working with the oils I was amazed at how much I loved them," Hudson explains. "I found that sharing and selling...

Vigo County's CASA would like to congratulate 13 community volunteers who have chosen to become a voice for abused and neglected children. The organization welcomes Kim Palmer, Kim Lasure, Jonette Felker, Julianna Gustafson, Jerry Bingle, Beth Neeley, Carolyn Carson, Marlee Short, Susan Dosch, Tina Whitney, Mekalah Frazier, Janet Wilkinson and Linda Gorrell to the CASA program. While the organization is thankful for the time and talents of these volunteers they agency is still in desperate need of more help from the community. CASA has over 50 children waiting to be placed with...

Frontier Communications welcomes each Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce new member. Truly a unique business, The Station combines floral design and hair design all in one. Owned by Bill Thomson and Jerry Schooley, The Station is located at 1629 Wabash Avenue. The Station was voted Best Salon in the Wabash Valley and offers flower sales, hair cuts and color and unique gifts. The Station 1629 Wabash Avenue Terre Haute, IN 47807 Email: the.station.floral@frontier.com Phone: 812-235-0310 Business Hours Tuesday - Friday: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm Saturday 7:30 am...

Forget the tricks this Halloween, local boutiques are giving lots of treats to shoppers at the annual "Bootique Crawl". Ten different shops in the Wabash Valley will be offering special deals, give-a-ways and fun to shoppers October 22-24. Although each boutique is independently owned they have combined efforts to promote the event and each other. "It's incredible in this town," says Willow Gift & Home owner Heather Wolf. "I have talked to other business owners in other towns and people don't play nice together all...

Like most people, we love fall. In Terre Haute fall means lots of fun activities and the unofficial start of the "Terre Haute social season". One of our newest members, the Northside Community United Methodist Church, is taking advantage of the fall weather and hosting a slew of fun and family friendly activities. Dr. Rev Clark Cowden says the church invites anyone to join the fun, you don't have to be a member of the church; just ready to experience some great activities! On Saturday October 24...

Wabash Valley’s “Dentistry Just for Kids” and Orthodontics and Dr. Steven M. Pilipovich is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Adam S. Ungaro, Pediatric Dentist. Continuing to provide top notch dental care as the only Pediatric Dentist in the area, Dr. Steve (as his patients know him) is happy to welcome “Dr. Adam” to the Wabash Valley. Dr. Adam grew up on the east coast on Grand Island; just outside of Buffalo, NY. He completed his undergraduate studies at Liberty University in Virginia and then returned...

Frontier Communications welcomes each Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce new member. Terre Haute's newest boutique, The Dainty Dandelion, opened just a few short weeks ago, but its already blooming. "It feels amazing that we have accomplished what we have set out to do and it's worked," says co-owner Summer Slankard. Friends for years, the shop's co-owners Slankard, Michele Clark and Jessica Wolfe would be described more as over-the-top sunflowers than dainty dandelions; with big personalities, welcoming smiles and a gift for gab. "I have been in places that you...

Frontier Communications welcomes each Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce new member. Tammy Lundborg exhales, smiles and thanks her students for joining her on a Saturday morning. The owner of Zen Cat Yoga just finished teaching the weekend yoga class called "Slow Down and Breathe". The smell of lavender fills the air as the students chat about how refreshed they feel after the hour long class. Zen Cat Yoga is bringing traditional yoga to Terre Haute's southside and everyone from yoga enthusiasts to first timers are...

Frontier Communications welcomes each Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce new member. It's home to the Donut Burger and so much more. Terre Haute restaurant Fifi's Lunchbox is bringing unique, fun and delicious food to the Wabash Valley with it's new location on Wabash Avenue. If you think you've heard of Fifi's before, you're right! In September 2011 owners Claudine Hann and Jacqueline Ruff created a food truck and small location on Terre Haute's northside. The business moved to it's current location on Wabash Avenue, the former Rafter's...

Frontier Communications welcomes each Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce new member.  The name of Terre Haute's southside wine store, Bottle 41, is not just a clever title, but a great description of the store. Stepping through the door, hundreds and hundreds of bottles of wine line the walls and cover the main display table of the store. Owner Mike Lundborg says the store boasts over 200 different types of wine (red, white, sparkling, even olive oil!) and more than 20 craft beer offerings. Local wines are featured...