Volume 93 l October 2022

Weekly eConnection
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Events Edition

POSTPONED! Annual Meeting & Awards Breakfast 

The Chamber’s Annual Meeting & Awards Breakfast has been postponed until Tuesday, October 18. All reservations for that date will be honored. If you haven't registered already click this link.

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony - New Date!

Let's celebrate with AMA Medical Group with a ribbon-cutting ceremony!

When: Thursday, November 10 at 1 PM

Where: 1280 Missouri Avenue, Largo 33770

Register here.

ChamberCARES 2022 - Be a Santa to a Senior

Thanks to everyone who has picked up a gift request tag so far! There are still many senior gift requests in need of donations. Stop by the Chamber office to pick one up or call us for a list of gift requests. If you have taken one already and purchased the gifts, make sure to bring them back for a photo in front of the tree!

Gift collections end December 9th.

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Early Bird Special Ends this Friday!

To reserve a single $300 exhibit space click here.

Coffee An' Networking - Girls Inc Pinellas

Start your day off with a cup of coffee and some informal networking!

When: Thursday, October 27 at 7:45 AM

Where: Girls Inc, 7700 61st Street N., Pinellas Park 33781

FREE for Members: register here.

$25 for Non-Members: register here.

Register as a Sponsor here.

What we know — and don’t — about how climate change impacts hurricanes like Ian

There’s a growing consensus that the sea level rise and higher temperatures in the last hundred years have already impacted storms like Ian, which raked Florida last week, and may continue to do so in the future.

Feds pledge unprecedented aid to Ian victims as Florida death toll climbs

With the death toll from Hurricane Ian rising and hundreds of thousands of people without power in Florida and the Carolinas, U.S. officials vowed Sunday to unleash an unprecedented amount of federal disaster aid as crews scrambled to rescue people still trapped by floodwaters.

Hurricane center eyes 2 systems in Atlantic, 1 headed for Caribbean

The National Hurricane Center began tracking a second system headed for the Caribbean along with an Atlantic tropical wave already with high chances to become the season’s next tropical depression or storm.

After Hurricane Ian, ULA and SpaceX hope to clear launch backlog

The Space Coast's two most prolific launch providers hope to clear a backlog of missions with three back-to-back flights this coming week, a cadence deemed necessary after Hurricane Ian forced them to stand down.

Citrus growers face ‘gamut of damages'

As they begin to assess groves damaged by Hurricane Ian, Southwest Florida citrus growers are seeing conditions potentially worse than after Hurricane Irma, which played a key role in citrus production falling by more than one-third in 2017.

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