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‘Microhospital’ Proposed for Whitehall

A second microhospital is proposed for Franklin County, a 15-bed facility in Whitehall on the site of a closed Applebee’s, according to an item to be introduced Tuesday at City Council. The location, 4600 E. Broad St., compounds the mystery of what health system would operate the 18,600-square-foot facility. Developer Embree Asset Group Inc. typically works with

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Inaugural WACC Awards

We had a great time celebrating our Inaugural Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Luncheon winners. Please join us in congratulating the following winners:     Business to Business “B2B” Award – Flavor 91 Bistro and 2 Tones Brewing – These businesses were able to form a partnership after last year’s after hours Chamber event.

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Residential Property Values up 17% in Whitehall

Franklin County homeowners will pay on average about 2 percent more in property taxes next year based on appraisal estimates released July 17 by county Auditor Clarence Mingo.   Taxpayers can blame a booming housing market for the increase. Mingo’s office concluded that home values rose 14 percent since property values were last updated three

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Whitehall Golf Dome Sold to Make Room for New Development

The city of Whitehall received less than a windfall in ridding itself of a massive inflatable dome last week, but it gained something it considers more valuable than money: marketable real estate in a prime location.   Although an online auction to sell the former Four Seasons Golf Center’s 86,000-square-foot, 85-foot-tall inflatable dome on East

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May Membership Lunch – Goodwill Inc.

Had a great turnout to hear the CEO of Goodwill Inc. speak about the value of hiring employees with disabilities. We hope to see you at our next event. Please visit the events page for more details.

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Employment for Seniors Open House

We were happy to help Employment for Seniors celebrate the opening of their new office at 4300 E. Broad St. They have been in Whitehall for 12 years and the Chamber is looking forward to their continued positive impact on the community for many years to come.

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Chamber growing one year after return

Less than a year after the Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce was rekindled with a new executive board, the organization is on track to meet its goal of 75 members by the end of 2017. One quarter into 2017, the chamber stands at 40 members. Leading the effort is Cindy Paige, president of the Whitehall

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New building soon to rise near airport

Whitehall leaders expect a new 260,000-square-foot industrial building to be completed by the end of the year at the Airport South Commerce & Tech Park, north of East Broad Street between North Yearling and Poth roads. The new industrial building is a second phase of collaboration with developers Mark F. Taggart and Fed One Dublin,

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February and March Event Overview

We had a great turnout at our February Lunch Mob at the Mad Greek and our March meeting at The Ashford with Jerome Jones from the Small Business Development Center. Please take a look at our events calendar so you can join us next time!    

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