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Chamber Launches Be Here Initiative

The Venango Area Chamber of Commerce officially launched its Be Here Initiative at an event on Thursday, January 26, at Karma Coffee Co in Oil City. Be Here was created to attract and retain people and create an overall positive attitude of the area. People often have the perception that there are no jobs and […]

February 7, 2017   No Comments

2016 Businesses and Partners in Business of the Year

Congratulations to the two Business of the Year and three Partner in Business of the Year Nominees!   The Business and Partner in Business of the Year luncheon will be held Wednesday, November 2, at noon at Wanango Golf Club (314 Chestnut Street, Reno). The price of the luncheon is $25 a person. Register online, […]

September 29, 2016   Comments Off on 2016 Businesses and Partners in Business of the Year

Lunch & Learn: FLSA Overtime Exemptions Final Ruling

FLSA Overtime Exemptions Final Ruling: Now What? THE FIRST SESSION IS FULL Second session: Wednesday, September 28 12PM Joy Global, Franklin Online registration at bottom of page SPONSORED BY: DALE WOODARD GENT LAW FIRM The Venango Area Chamber of Commerce and Bridge Builders Community Foundations are partnering to host a lunch seminar to help business and […]

August 22, 2016   3 Comments

Bike ‘n Brew Planning for 2016 OHF

Visit the Bike ‘n Brew webpage The Venango Area Chamber of Commerce and FLEX are teaming up to hold the first Bike ‘n Brew Fest, during the 39th Oil Heritage Festival, on Friday, July 22nd 2016. Planned for that day are bicycling activities in right in and around Oil City. There will be stations in […]

April 8, 2016   Comments Off on Bike ‘n Brew Planning for 2016 OHF

OC Gears Up for Center Street Bridge Closure

Plans in place to keep traffic flowing as smoothly as possible for public by Saxon Daugherty Oil City officials and business owners gathered Friday at the National Transit Building to discuss the major impact the upcoming Center Street Bridge closure will have on the downtown area. Beginning March 28, the 178- foot-long, one-span steel-arch bridge, […]

January 27, 2016   Comments Off on OC Gears Up for Center Street Bridge Closure