Entries by Allison Turayev

Welcome State Farm- Laurie Powell

More than 430 businesses and organizations belong to the Chamber to receive benefits and support efforts to strengthen their businesses and the region. Increased membership allows the Chamber to offer additional programs and benefits, have a stronger voice in advocacy and be involved in more activities and initiatives. The Chamber welcomes State Farm- Laurie Powell […]

Support Local Businesses without Leaving Home

As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, non-essential businesses have been ordered to shutdown in Pennsylvania. Many of these businesses that are affected are small businesses.  The Chamber has created a website to sell gift certificates on behalf of members, with no cost or fees to the business. This website will provide a way for […]

Bloomsburg University Classes Online for Remainder of Semester

From President Bashar HannaBloomsburg University will deliver academic courses online for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester, beginning March 23. We will allow students to continue to retrieve belongings from residence halls and academic buildings this week, through Saturday, March 21, with the knowledge that they should remove all their belongings. Students will have […]

Coronavirus: Health Coverage and Employee Leaves of Absence

As the new coronavirus disease 2019 (“COVID-19”) continuesto spread, many employees are wondering whether thereis coverage under their medical plan and whether they cantake a leave of absence. The following provides some highlevelinformation intended to address these inquiries. Thisinformation is up to date as of March 9, 2020, is general innature, and subject to change.   […]

Member News- March 11, 2020

Bloomsburg University Extends Spring Break Due to Coronavirus ConcernsBloomsburg University students are on Spring Break the week of March 9-13. As of Tuesday, March 10th, the University does not have any reported or confirmed cases of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).  However, over health and safety concerns for campus and the surrounding community, spring break […]