When Furious, Get Curious

Written by Ashley Cowles, Be Here Program Manager  “When furious, get curious.” This quote from Paul Saginaw, co-founder of Zingerman’s Deli out of Ann Arbor, Michigan, can be applied to multiple situations, including thriving in Venango County. What started as Zingerman’s Delicatessen in 1982, has become 10 different businesses over the years, including a bake […]

September 6, 2018   No Comments

Small Business Jump Start – Fall Session Begins

Small Business Jump Start, an exciting training program for entrepreneurs, will begin it’s fall session in September. The program is for people wanting to start businesses or grow their existing business. Sessions will be held on Tuesday evenings from 6 to 8 p.m. from September 11 through November 6, at Northwest Bank on Liberty Street […]

September 5, 2018   No Comments

YMCA Corporate Memberships

Did you know a Corporate Membership Program is available through the Scenic Rivers YMCA, which includes the Clarion County YMCA and the Oil City YMCA? The YMCA will partner with local businesses and offer your employees a great savings on a YMCA membership! The Corporate Membership Program is a great way to incentivize health and […]

September 4, 2018   No Comments

Leadership Program Applications Due September 7

Venango County’s rural communities, like others across the country, are competing to recruit and retain individuals who will not only live here, but will work and be actively engaged in contributing to making this a better place. More than ever, our communities need to be developing local leaders, those who have the best interest of […]

September 4, 2018   No Comments

Oil City BridgeFest

The first ever BridgeFest is happening over two evenings this August in Oil City! The event on Friday, August  17, will be hosted by the Oil City Arts Council on Veterans Memorial Bridge. From 4 to 10 p.m. Dead Level and The Probables will perform, and there will also be food vendors, art vendors, and […]

July 30, 2018   4 Comments