Small businesses are the very backbone of our community, supporting neighborhoods and making the local business community thrive. Every dime spent on a local company creates more job opportunities and gives control back to the people. On Wednesday morning, Indiana University Northwest hosted the Chancellor’s Commission for Community Engagement, titled “The Region’s Economic Future: Small Business Development and the IU Northwest Anchor Mission.”
Shedd Aquarium, a recognized leader in animal care, conservation education and research, is pleased to announce the election of three new members to its Board of Trustees, including Gavin Hattersley of MillerCoors, John Hesselmann of Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Kim Simios of Ernst & Young.
One thing you never consider prior to owning a home is how important a good plumbing company is. When we say good, we mean in every sense of the word: good at the task at hand, good at timeliness, good at communication, good at affordability, good at reliability, and good at sending the kind of people you want to invite into your home to fix what can often be a very intrusive or just a plain pain-in-the-behind problem. Luckily, Hines Plumbing covers all these bases. The simplest way to verify? Just check out these reviews on their Facebook page:
The Duneland Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Duneland Economic Development Company (DEDC), has released applications for the Exterior Improvement Grant Program, formerly known as the Façade Grant Program.
The Duneland Chamber of Commerce will be conducting an essay contest to kick off our Hometown Holiday Celebration being held on Saturday, November 24. Sometimes with the hustle and bustle of the holiday season we forget the purpose of the holidays. Whether it’s good smells, twinkly lights, warm company or an extra sense of peace in your heart, we would like to hear from you! Share with us your favorite holiday memory.
Brilliant Results Cleaning Service LLC takes every step possible to ensure professional, quality results. As a local and family-owned business, they know that customer service is just as important as the quality of their cleaning service. All staff members are fully equipped to tackle all cleaning needs, and they even receive special training in professionalism.
Methodist Hospitals recently celebrated the completion of a major renovation of its Labor and Deliver Unit at the Southlake Campus in Merrillville on Tuesday, October 2, 2018. Located on the second floor of the Southlake Campus the newly renovated unit has been renamed Maternal Infant Care Center to reflect all of the new amenities available to our new mothers and their babies. Amenities include the following:
Teachers Credit Union (TCU) announces that its membership has surpassed 300,000, further solidifying TCU’s standing as Indiana’s largest credit union. To thank members, TCU will host celebrations in TCU service centers in October and will feature a monthlong promotion with special prizes.
When we need something printed, we are fortunate to have AMA Design & Print to count on for a high quality product delivered with a quick turnaround.
“Work Fierce” was this year’s theme at the Northern Indiana Human Resource Management Association’s (NIHRMA) 2018 Fall Conference. The conference focused on Human Resources professionals and their ability to grow, adapt, motivate, and respond in the workforce.
General Insurance Services has a new home in Valparaiso at 407 E. Lincolnway. Having previously been located in the Horizon Bank branch at the corner of Calumet and Burlington Beach Road, GIS is excited to be able to serve their clients in this larger office space.