Chamber hosts annual business showStaff Report | February 24,2014The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce gets down to business two weeks from Tuesday when the annual business show returns to Rutland Town.
The Chamber Business Show 2014 will be held from 4 to 7:30 p.m. March 11 at the Holiday Inn.
The show will feature more than 90 area businesses representing a diverse group of members exhibiting everything from home services to health care. Event organizers promise food, prizes and fun.
The event is open to the public and there will be a $3 admission fee.
Some of the businesses expected to attend include: Cape Air, Casella Waste Systems, Heritage Family Credit Union, Lang McLaughry Real Estate, Red Clover Inn, and Vermont Teddy Bear Company.
There is still vendor space available. For more information call 773-2747.MORE IN National / World BusinessFebruary proved to be a strong month for U.S. stocks, even though it ended in downbeat fashion. Full Story
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