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Kids, join in the fun at Rodman Library and learn how to become a “Secret Agent!”

MENTOR AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Lake County Small Business Expo to be held April 20

Join the Lake County Chambers of Commerce on April 20, 2018 for the Lake County Small Business Expo! The Expo, held at Lakeland Community College, showcases a variety of businesses throughout Lake County.

Analysis: Ohio homeowners pay the ninth highest property tax rate in the U.S.

With an effective tax rate of 1.72 percent, Ohio has the ninth highest tax rate among U.S. states and the District of Columbia, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

306,553 U.S. borrowers in default on student loans from public colleges, universities

From Higher Education Tribune

Ivy Tech Community College in Indiana, Portland Community College in Oregon, and Columbus State Community College in Ohio reported the largest share of borrowers from public institutions who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

NORDONIA HILLS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Women in Business Group - April 17

We meet every Tuesday morning @ 9:00 am Chick-fil-A Macedonia – 8213 Golden Link Blvd., Macedonia, OH 44056.

MENTOR AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Business After Hours presented by Zito Insurance Agency to be held April 12

Join all three Lake County Chambers of Commerce for a joint Business After Hours presented by Zito Insurance Agency!

MEDINA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2018 empowHER to be held April 13

A business women’s morning conference with networking, vendors, opening speaker, breakfast and an informative, internationally recognized keynote speaker you won't want to miss! Karen Hough, Founder and CEO of an award-winning business training company, ImprovEdge, and #1 Amazon bestselling author shares real life examples and tools to improve your ability to manage change!

MASSILLON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 102nd Annual Chamber Dinner to be held April 12

Join Chamber colleagues for socializing, networking, and dinner before the annual awards presentation. Chamber Awards will culminate with the J.S. "Sandy" Award; the Harold Bostic Award will cap the MDF honors.

MARIETTA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Boost Your Business Workshop - April 11

This monthly event is co-hosted by the Marietta Area Chamber of Commerce. Join us for an hour of discussion geared towards helping you better your business and increase sales.

MADEIRA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Madeira Chamber to hold April 11 meeting

Complimentary breakfast provided by Bruegger’s Bagels in Madeira.

LEBANON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2018 Chamber Alliance Spring Breakfast - April 12

Roger Tutterow is Professor of Economics at Kennesaw State University. He also serves as Director of the Econometric Center, an applied research center housed in KSU’s Coles College of Business.

Analysis: College sports raked in $18.1 billion in 2016

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Texas at Austin grossed $207 million in 2016, making it the highest-grossing college sports program that year, followed by Ohio State University ($176 million) and University of Alabama ($174 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Nationally, 4-year schools face borrower default rate of 8.95%

From Higher Education Tribune

At United Tribes Technical College, 41 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

ANDERSON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Anderson Towne Center Business District Meeting to be held April 11

As part of the Neighborhood Business District program the Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce and Anderson Township support the efforts of the Anderson Towne Center Business District which meets to plan the Anderson Independence Day Parade and the Holiday Tree Lighting events.

ANDERSON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Mt Washington Business District Meeting to be held April 12

The MWCURC is a proactive membership group leading the efforts to improve the business and community environment and the physical surroundings of the Mt. Washington Neighborhood Business District and other commercial nodes consistent with the 2007 Mt. Washington Comprehensive Plan.

ZANESVILLE MUSKINGNUM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Steve Spires at Y Bridge Brewing Company - April 6

Steve Spires a local Zanesville musician will be live in the Taproom at Y Bridge Brewing Company from 6:00pm - 9:00pm.

EUROPEAN-AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: EACC & Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati USA Young Professionals Happy Hour - April 12

The European American Chamber of Commerce has teamed up with the Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati USA for our first partnered happy hour of the year. We'll be hosting this engaging networking experience at Jack Casino.

DUBLIN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Ohio’s first smart mobility corridor project awards contract to Alten-Cresttek

Alten-Cresttek, an engineering services firm based in Dublin, recently secured a contract to provide engineering and communications services for the 33 Smart Mobility Corridor project, Ohio’s first road outfitted with smart infrastructure.


This is your weekly networking opportunity with fellow chamber members and a great excuse to break away for lunch!

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