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  • LyondellBassell of Morris donates winter clothing to We Care of Grundy County

    MORRIS – LyondellBasell Morris site employees and their families spent a recent weekend supporting We Care of Grundy County.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Asking ‘why’ can improve your organization

    “Why?” This a question I ask – often.It’s not a critical “Why the heck do you do THAT?” It’s an unde ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Why have a funeral?

    Funerals have been a practice in cultures worldwide for thousands of years. The funeral service f ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • The labor market challenge

    One sure sign of a growing economy is when employers struggle to find employees, which is exactly what is happening in Grundy County. The GEDC speaks ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Dentures require special care, frequent adjustment

         Despite the growing popularity of dental implants, dentures continue to be a fairly common replacement for loss of multiple teeth.
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:27 am
  • Chamber Business Spotlight: Foot & Ankle Centers

    MORRIS – The Grundy County Chamber’s recent Business Spotlight highlights new Chamber member, Foot & Ankle Centers in Morris.
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:08 am

    Fake check scams have become more prevalent as online auction sites and classified ads have gained popularity. Grundy Bank wants to educate customers ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • Beecher, Channahon, Lemont receive grants to fund public safety initiatives

    CHICAGO – ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus have awarded $170,000 in grants to fund projects in 24 municipalities – including three local commu ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Chamber Business Spotlight: Thorntons

    CHANNAHON – The Channahon Minooka Chamber’s recent Business Spotlight highlights a new gas station in Channahon – Thorntons.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Grundy Community Foundation collaborates with numerous area nonprofit agencies

    If you read my article last month, you’ll remember I said, “If you’ve seen one community foundation, you’ve seen one community foundation.” This is fo ...
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Grundy Chamber Community Calendar available for all to use

    As the school year nears, the Grundy County Corn Festival starts to come to the forefront of people’s minds.
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • September golf outing marks Van Yperen’s one-year with the Chamber

    CHANNAHON – Last year’s Channahon Minooka Chamber Golf Outing was not only my first as the new executive director of the Chamber, it also was only my ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am