Chamber of Commerce

Thinking Big to overcome a shrinking economy

Amidst the hope that a new sports and entertainment complex will bring an estimated $7 billion to the area over the next 30 years, a number of chambers of commerce have offered the ...

Annual Independence Day 4th of July Parade – It’s A Grand Old Flag!

“It’s a Grand Old Flag” will be the theme of this year’s Fourth of July Independence Day parade. Parade entry applications are now online at the Lincoln Area Chamber of C ...

Reeves promotes Lincoln

Bio facts Name: Terri Reeves Occupation: Membership and event coordinator for the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce Age: 55 Family: Three daughters, three grandsons, one grandda ...

PAL and chamber of commerce leases approved at City Council meeting

Tuesday night’s City Council meeting was unusually short, lasting only 30 minutes. City Manager Jim Estep told The News Messenger, after the meeting, that was because of a lack ...

PAL and chamber take over paying their utilities

The City Council will meet May 11 to formalize leases for property used by the Police Activities League and the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce. Both organizations will remain at ...

Local chambers search for new members

It’s no surprise that, when business is slow, everyone feels it. For many local area Chamber of Commerce organizations, the slow economy has brought a decline in membership due ...

Kim's taking main course outdoors

Know and Go Lincoln Showcase What:: Fundraiser for Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce When: 5:30 to 10 p.m., Saturday Where: Beermann Plaza Cost: $40 advance, $50 at the door. S ...

Divided council funds nonprofits

After a debate that left the City Council divided, several nonprofit organizations in Lincoln will still receive city funds. In a 3-2 decision Tuesday, the City Council voted to ...

City manager discusses financial future with businesses

Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce representatives had plenty of hard questions Tuesday morning for City Manager Jim Estep. That’s after he told them Lincoln faces a daunting futu ...

State of the City given

The city of Lincoln faces a multitude of challenges in its 150th year, according to Mayor Spencer Short. The annual State of the City Address was given at the Lincoln Area Chamber ...