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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:...

On Thursday, November 3 from 7am to 6pm friends and co-workers of Matt Luecking will be collecting donations for the newly established Blessed for Another Day: Matt Luecking Endowment. To make a donation visit B92.7 studios, Baesler's Market or go online. Funds will be used to fund projects and causes close to Matt's heart.

Attention parents and kids of the Wabash Valley! Dentistry Just For Kids and Orthodontics wants your Halloween candy! It's part of The Great Candy Buy Back. One Tuesday, November 1 from 3-7pm kids are invited to turn in unopened candy. Anything donated will be sent to Operation Gratitude. The best part; for every pound of candy donated DJFK will pay you $1!

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce and the entire Wabash Valley community has lost a remarkable person and friend in Matt Luecking. For years Matt has been a huge supporter of the Chamber, as a member of Terre Haute Young Leaders and a Chamber Ambassador. Rarely was there an event or ribbon cutting that Matt didn’t attend; his favorite was new restaurant openings. Terre Haute Savings Bank, B92.7, The Chamber of Commerce and the entire Wabash Valley will undoubtedly feel this great loss. Our hearts...

Wabash Valley Allstate agent John Harvester and the Allstate Foundation has join forces to support the national Purple Purse Movement. Since 2005, Allstate Foundation Purple Purse has helped more than 800,000 victims escape abusive relationships through financial education and empowerment. According to the web site Purple Purse: Allstate Foundation Purple Purse is aimed at creating long-term safety and security for survivors through financial empowerment. We are making the invisible visible. Since 2005, we have been working to bring financial abuse out of the shadows so...