Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Angie Hibben will begin on April 1, replacing Steve Hatcher who announced his retirement.
Wednesday, February 13
Editor's Note: The following is from a press release issued by the Oswego Chamber of Commerce: Tim Leverich, Chairman of the Board of the Oswego Chamber of Commerce announced today the hiring of Angie Hibben as the Chamber’s new President/CEO effective April 1. She replaces Steve Hatcher who has served in that capacity since 2009 and has announced his retirement. Hatcher is the husband of State Rep. Kay Hatcher of Yorkville. Hibben has been a member of the Chamber staff serving as Special Projects Coordinator since Spring of 2008. She is working on her IOM certification from the Institute for Organization Management training conducted by US Chamber of Commerce. “We’re delighted to have Angie move up in the organization and have every …
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Also looking for businesses to contribute to Silent Auction/Raffle, with proceeds from that going to the Needy Family Project.
The 3rd Annual Santa’s Snowball Raffle is now going on. You can purchase tickets at the Oswego Chamber of Commerce, 63 W. Washington St., Oswego for $1 each and have a chance at several cash prizes. All proceeds go back to the Oswego Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber will be giving away: The drawing for the prizes will be held at 9p.m. on Thursday, December 13 and winners need not be present to win. Tickets may also be purchased at the Oswego Chamber’s Annual Silent Auction, which will be held on Friday, December 7 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Raven Lodge, 71 Main St., Oswego during the annual Christmas Walk celebration downtown Oswego. All proceeds from the Silent Auction, not counting raffle tickets, will help benefit the …
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
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The Oswego Chamber of Commerce Leads groups again had their Great Hunger Challenge Food Drive on Thursday, November 8th and collected food and money for the Kendall County Food Pantry. Cindy Thompson, Oswego Community Bank; Jeannie LaMarre, Fox Valley Trophy & Tastefully Simple and Natalie LaMarre delivered the items collected included $1554 in cash and checks to Maria Spaeth of the Kendall County Food Pantry. The Food Pantry is still in need of small turkeys for the holidays. You may drop them off at their location in Yorkville. For more information on the Oswego Chamber of Commerce and its members go to www.oswegochamber.org, call 630-554-3505 or stop into the Chamber office at 630-554-3505. For more information on the Kendall …
Thursday, February 3, 2011
Eatery near Route 71 and Wolf's Crossing will bring dozens of jobs to area.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Summer Scott
Thursday, February 3, 2011
It's been a spot that's seen a lot of restaurants through the years. But brothers Jimmy and Qamil Ballazhi hope to make their new Italian restaurant, Tuscany, a permanent fixture near the intersection of Route 71 and Wolf's Crossing Road. They plan to open within the next 10 days. Michael Cassa, executive director of the Oswego Economic Development Corporation, said prior to the Ballazhis moving into this space, the building had been empty for about two years. "A new business moving into this space and offering employment opportunities is good for our community," Cassa said. Jimmy Ballazhi said he and his brother are still looking to hire 30 to 40 more employees to serve as waiters, kitchen staff, bartenders and cooks. Qamil Ballazhi is …