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    Friday, August 18, 2017
    For Immediate Release For more information contact: IVAC-Joni Hunt, Executive Director Phone: 815-223-0227 Email: jonihunt@ivaced.org The Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development has set their new, year round , 2017- 2018 Business Breakfast Series. IVAC will hold their first Business Breakfast Seminar of the Series on Wednesday, September 13th @ 7:15 a.m. at ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    Illinois Valley Community Hospital’s drive to fund the purchase of a new MRI unit continues with a golf fundraiser this fall. The IVCH Foundation Golf Scramble tees off at 12:30 p.m. Friday, September 15, at Senica’s Oak Ridge Golf Club, LaSalle. The event’s $125 entry fee includes lunch, dinner, green fees, golf cart, refreshments and a sponsored tee gift. Registration ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Communities, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 09, 2017
    The American Institute of Architects (AIA) worked with USA Today to showcase great architecture in each state. AIA Illinois selected Starved Rock Lodge to be on the list of 25 must see buildings in Illinois. https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/destinations/2017/08/09/25-must-see-buildings-illinois/551011001/
    Categories: Fun Facts, Communities, Press Release
    Thursday, August 03, 2017
    WE NEED YOU or SOMEONE YOU MAY KNOW As a result of illness, injury, and/or summer vacations, the Illinois Valley Center for Independent Living is seeking four individuals or two-person teams with a heart for helping community members as volunteer drivers for our Mobile Meals program. We have routes that are in Peru, LaSalle and Oglesby. Mobile Meals has been in operation for 47 years and remains ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Communities
    Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    Peru, Illinois, July 25, 2017, Quick & Clean 3 Minute Wash will be located at 2017 Rock Street in Peru. The car wash features a state of the art belt system instead of conveyor, so no wheel damage, and will feature free vacuums with a starting price of $3.00. Fully automated and computerized, the high-quality and environmentally-friendly car washing system uses soft cloth and fresh, soft ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Chamber, Press Release
    Monday, July 24, 2017
    (Oglesby, IL) -A new Trolley was recently added to the fleet at Starved Rock Lodge. A formal blessing of "Chief" will be led by Chief Gerald "White Winnebago" Savage (grandson of Sam Sine). The blessing will take place at 2:00 p.m. in front of the Lodge's main entrance (flagstone steps). Last year, Activities Director, Edna Daugherty, began the search to find who would make ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Communities, Human Interest
    Monday, July 24, 2017
    Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development, a 24-community chamber and economic development organization has partnered with ChamberMaster and Micronet to develop a new, straightforward, user-friendly website, www.ivaced.org . The new website has a fresh, modern look including updated photos and resource material. It is much easier to navigate and mobile friendly. What used ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Communities