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United Way reaches campaign goal of $435,000!

The United Way 91st Annual Celebration dinner took place at the Villa, Wednesday, April 8 at 5pm. Gayle Young, Executive Director, welcomed the guests and introduced Jerry Prestopine, Huntington Bank, United Way Board President. Jerry presided over the Annual Meeting, … Continue reading

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Rotary Presents Entrepreneur Award to Toni McKay

New Castle Rotary Club #89 has been honoring entrepreneurs in Lawrence County since 2005. The idea of this annual recognition was that of long time Rotarian, the late Deanna Wish. This year they will honor Toni McKay as the Rotary … Continue reading

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LCEDC Says Visiting Local Businesses is a Critical Component of Local Economic Development

VISITING LOCAL BUSINESSES: A CRITICAL COMPONENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT At the Lawrence County Economic Development Corporation (LCEDC), the Board of Directors and John DiMuccio have long recognized the importance of connecting with our local businesses to retain local jobs and … Continue reading

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Out of the INBox Helps Seniors Manage Finances & Paperwork

Out of the INBox Helps Seniors Manage Finances & Paperwork Jeff and Karen Walker weren’t thinking about starting their own business when they began researching money management options for their mothers. In fact, they worked with both of their mothers, … Continue reading

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April 2015 Chamber Newsletter

April 2015 Newsletter

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Ellwood City Arts, Crafts, Food & Entertainment Festival Committee Announces Second Annual Little Miss & Little Mr. Firecracker Patriotic Pageant

The Ellwood City Arts, Crafts , Food & Entertainment Festival Committee is continuing the tradition started last year by hosting the Second Annual Children’s Patriotic Pageant at the 2015 Festival to be held over the Fourth of July Weekend.  March … Continue reading

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Beverly Lewis Book Signing at Ellwood City Public Library is Huge Success

Beverly Lewis, popular author of the Amish Series novels and prolific writer of over 90 books, led a book discussion at the Ellwood City Area Public Library on Tuesday, March 24th. It was a huge success with over 100 people … Continue reading

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Employee Appreciation Luncheon & Fashion Show Scheduled for April 23, 2015

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Local Author’s First Fantasy Novel’s Cover Art Released

Local author Nancy Wallace (and EC Library Children’s Librarian) has just released the cover of her first fantasy novel, “Among Wolves.” The book will be released as an e-book May 21 and in print this November. According to publisher Harper … Continue reading

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EnCompass Point Program for Teens Launching in Ellwood City

Have You Heard? There’s a New After School Program for Teens Coming to Ellwood City! EnCompass Point is a non-profit after school program offered Monday – Friday to teens ages 12 to 16 and it’s coming to Ellwood City. The … Continue reading

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