Entries by Fred Gaffney

Member News – September 15, 2021

Bloomsburg Fair Returns September 24 through October 2  The Bloomsburg Fair Association’s Board of Directors previewed the return of the Fair at its annual media luncheon held September 8th. This year’s event runs September 24th through October 2nd. The full schedule of events and ticket information are available at bloomsburgfair.com. Brochures are also available at […]

SBA Enhances EIDL Program to Aid Small Businesses

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has announced significant enhancements to the COVID Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program, a federal disaster relief loan designed to support small business communities dealing with the pandemic, especially hard-hit sectors such as restaurants, gyms, and hotels. The SBA is ready to receive new applications immediately from small businesses […]

President’s Executive Orders Include New Mandates for Larger Employers

On Thursday, September 9th, President Biden announced a series of executive orders to combat COVID-19. The orders include the following:• Employers with more than 100 employees will need to require that employees be vaccinated or verify weekly testing• Employers with more than 100 employees need to provide paid time off for vaccinations and recovery• Federal […]

Welcome Jeremy Clausen – Director of Marketing and Communications

The Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce welcomes Jeremy Clausen as its new Director of Marketing and Communications. Jeremy received his bachelor’s degree from Lock Haven University, followed by his graduate degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University. A native of Berwick, PA, Clausen returns to the area after spending the previous two and a half years working […]

Member News – September 8, 2021

United in Recovery Celebrating Recovery Month National Recovery Month is a national observance held every September to promote and support new evidence-based treatment and recovery practices, the emergence of a proud recovery community, and the dedication of service providers and community members across the nation who make recovery in all its forms possible. United in […]