August 24, 2018 ~ Chamber, Local & Regional Business News
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News You May Have Missed

Since opening on June 2 of this year, people are visiting Swim Theory to live the company mantra: Learn. Train. Live Well. New swimmers, competitive swimmers, triathletes, cross trainers, fitness seekers, and mobility constrained individuals have ...

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MERIC Trendsights - Missouri 2018 Economic Report

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Golf to Support Vocational Training for People with...

BCI is seeking golfers and sponsors for the return of its fundraiser golf tournament on Monday, October 15. The event will take place at the newly reconstructed Bogey Hills Country Club in St. Charles, with a shotgun start at noon.

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Lake Saint Louis to pay for most of new Lake Saint Louis ...

Lake Saint Louis is set to enter a cost-share agreement with the Missouri Department of Transportation [MoDOT] that sets out financing for a proposed roundabout that will replace the existing Interstate 70 interchange at Lake Saint Louis...

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Cornejo appointed to Labor Commission, resigns seat

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - The Missouri House of Representatives will soon be in need of a new chairman for the committee on General Laws. According to sources in the Governor's Office, the current chairman, Rep. Robert Cornejo, has resigned his seat...

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Investigation, recount coming in race for seat in...

JEFFERSON CITY * Missouri's election czar is investigating problems that led to a polling place in St. Charles County opening 90 minutes late earlier this month. Unofficial vote tallies in the Republican and Democrat primaries to represent House...

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Disaster recovery planning: 5 tips to prepare for a...

When an unexpected crisis hits, you need to have a plan in place. Prepare now, and make your disaster recovery planning a success using these five tips. When you're proactive about your strategy, you can meet disaster head-on and get your people...

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ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO - St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann announced today the County has filed a lawsuit against pharmaceutical manufacturers and drug distributors for their aggressive and fraudulent marketing of prescription opioid...

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After losing by four votes, St. Charles County...

JEFFERSON CITY * A candidate for a Missouri House seat in St. Charles County sued the county's election authority on Wednesday after a polling place near his house was closed on the morning of the Aug. 7 primary. Bryan Cooper, of O'Fallon, lost...

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Lake Saint Louis aldermen set stage for new...

Lake Saint Louis aldermen approved a rezoning, preliminary development plan and special use permit that will clear the way for a new shopping area in the city. The board approved an ordinance at its Aug. 20 meeting that will allow a...

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Cottleville claims top 20 spot on safest cities list

Independent review site SafeWise recently released its 2018 list for the Safest Cities in Missouri. Cities were ranked based on population in proportion to reported rates of both violent crimes and property crimes.

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We Still Love Email, But We're Spreading the Love with...

Adobe surveyed over 1,000 white-collar workers in the US: Our love for the inbox remains, but our preference for engagement on other channels has increased.

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This is how you should end your four most common work...

We speak approximately 16,000 words a day. Ideally, we want our words and ideas to make a difference-particularly in the workplace. And for that to happen, our ideas must lead to action. We need to end our conversations with a call to action. Too ...

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New plans for Bopp property in Dardenne Prairie may...

The soybeans are lush and green in a large field north of the intersection of Feise and Bryant roads. The location could have been a Walmart Neighborhood Market that would now be providing food to nearby residents and sales tax revenue to...

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909 Public House Brings Southern-Inspired Comfort Food...

At one of Wentzville's newest eateries, crawfish pizza shares menu space with fried catfish tacos and pulled-pork nachos. 909 Public House, the new venture from the team behind Cork & Barrel Chop House in St. Peters, opened Tue., July 31 in...

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Race For the Rivers

Join Greenway Network and Bass Pro Outdoor Days at the finish line in Frontier Park from 11 am to 5 pm for great food, live music and fun activities that highlight easy ways to encourage and enjoy healthy rivers.

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Upcoming Chamber Events
Morning Brew - August 2018 - Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

Networking Event - A perfect blend of friends and conversation! Stop by for a cuppa jo, a warm smile and new connections. You ll meet friendly chamber members from various industries. Bring your business cards to swap you ll leave with a...

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Lunch with Leaders September 2018

Previously known as our General Membership Meeting, this luncheon is our format for connecting you with business & community leaders. Program: Lunch with a Board Member This luncheon is sponsored by First State Bank

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Sip and Savor - Thursday, September 6, 2018

Limited number of tickets to attend the event On Sale now at

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Biz Brew - September 2018 - Firebird Grill

Join us for our Biz Brew - Serving Straight Up Business and Spirited Conversation. Come Network with your fellow peers. It s a pre-party to the StreetsFest Beale Street Concert Series, which will feature a free concert from 6: to 8: pm. Join us...

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Santa Dash - Saturday, December 1, 2018

Registration open - Sponsorship Opportunities Available

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Member Visits
Terry popped in to visit John at Two Plumbers Brewery + Arcade, located at 2236 First Capitol Dr.
Lisa Jury with Blue Sky Apparel & Promotions shows Terry how the embroidery side of the business operates.
Craig Phillips with American Family Insurance shows off his new office space in Lake St. Louis!