Take Me Out to The Ballgame

The Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce is headed to Homer Stryker Field on Friday, July 27 to cheer on the Kalamazoo Growlers as they wrap up a two game series with the Green Bay Bullfrogs in a Northwoods League contest.  The evening begins at 6:00 PM with the Tailgate Party where you will feast on …

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24th Chamber Classic Tees Up on June 28

The Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce’s 24th annual golf outing will take place at Cheshire Hills Golf Course on Thursday, June 28, 2018 with a 9:00 AM shotgun start.  Prizes for top three teams in each division, games of skill, lottery tree, event holes, and door prizes are all part of the fun.  Registration is …

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2018 Allegan EXPO to Dance An Irish Jig

Irish eyes will be smilin’ on March 17 as the 2018 Allegan EXPO is scheduled for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration.  The event will be held at The Silo Banquets and Catering from 10:00 AM -2:00 PM. EXPO is a great opportunity to showcase your products and services, book home parties, build your contact list, …

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West Michigan Works! Hosts Going Pro Talent Fund Information Sessions

The Going PRO Talent Fund program (formerly the Skilled Trades Training Funds program) provides competitive awards for training that leads to increased employee productivity and retention.  And a thriving Michigan economy. The grant process is competitive and funds are allocated quickly, so a complete and accurate application is critical. West Michigan Works! is hosting several information sessions throughout …

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Ribbon Cutting: Tantrick Brewing Co.

Patrick and Tanya Westover celebrated the Grand Opening of Tantrick Brewing Company with an Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Friday, July 27.  Tantrick is located at 633 Hooker Road. Tantrick is passionate about bringing outstanding beer using the freshest and finest ingredients to Allegan, and creating a new and exciting venue …

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Employment Opportunity: Allegan County Legal Assistance Center

The Allegan County Legal Assistance Center (ACLAC) is seeking job applicants for the positions of Associate Director. The opportunity is for part-time employment in a nonprofit organization that educates and assists self-represented litigants with the legal system in civil cases such as divorce, custody, guardianship and name changes. This is a dynamic organization that provides …

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Nominations Sought – Spirit of Women Award

Do you know a woman who has done something SELFLESS or EXTRAORDINARY for others in our community? Join Spirit of Women and the Allegan General Hospital Foundation in celebrating the compassion, talent, and dedication of women in the Allegan area.  These individuals devote themselves, through their example, to making their communities healthier, safer, and more …

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Wayland to play at GLC on July 25

Gun Lake Casino announced that it will be the host of the band Wayland’s hometown concert on July 25, with doors opening at 7:30 p.m. and performance at 9 p.m. “It’s an honor to be playing at Gun Lake Casino because of what they have done to support the community that first embraced our band and gave us the …

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Postural Ergonomic Assessments Offered

If there is a way to improve your employee’s productivity and reduce time lost from work would you be interested in doing so? Do you believe there is always room for improvement?  Have you implemented good ergonomics like a stand-up desk or equipment etc., but wondered if there was still more that could be done? …

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Chamber Classic raises $1420 for Kavanagh Scholarship Fund

Twenty-five teams teed off at Cheshire Hills Golf Course for the 24th annual Chamber Classic Golf Tournament on Thursday, June 28.  Missing the onset of the recent heat wave by hours, the weather was ideal for a day on the course.  Speaking of the course, Cheshire Hills was, per usual, in beautiful condition and the …

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