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Posts made in December, 2014

Ring in 2015 in Laramie!

Ring in 2015 in Laramie!

on Dec 30, 2014 in Uncategorized |

Get your party hats out and your zany glasses on—it’s time to count down to 2015 in Laramie! With many bars and restaurants offering dinner and drink specials there is something for everyone. The night also promises live music at Altitude Chophouse and Brewery, around 7 p.m. at 320 S. Second St. along with The Library Sports Grille & Brewery, 201 Custer St. starting around 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 31. Altitudes will have dinner specials, a champagne toast, and party favors all for no cover charge. The Library will have specials all throughout the day, both at the restaurant and the bar (Dec. 31). In addition to downtown restaurant and bar events, The University of Wyoming men’s basketball game team is slated to play the University of Nevada at the UW Arena-Auditorium at 7 p.m. New Year’s Eve.  Cheers to...

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Christmas in Laramie

on Dec 12, 2014 in Uncategorized |

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… The Laramie Chamber Alliance is sparkling with Holiday cheer, the Christmas tree is glistening and the garland is hung. Don’t let the unusual Laramie December temperatures fool you, Christmas is just around the corner. If you’re looking to get into the Holiday spirit Laramie has a variety of different events going on during the Holiday season. Laramie youth are invited to write letters to Santa this holiday season. Mailboxes can be found at Big Hollow Food Co-op, First Interstate Bank, the Boomerang and Qdobe Mexican Grill. Letters will be collected now through Dec. 17 with responses mailed out before Christmas. A free Nutcracker themed Holiday Open House will be held at the beautifully decorated Ivinson Mansion at the Laramie Plains Museum on Dec. 13 from 3 to 6 p.m. and Dec. 14 from 1 to 4 p.m. Wagon Rides will be hosted every Saturday in Dec. from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pick up and drop off from 2nd & Grand in front of Knothole. The Laramie Chamber Business Alliance final Hometown Holiday Hurrah drawing will be Sat. December 20 at 2 p.m. Individuals must be in a participating business to...

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Small Business Saturday Success!

Small Business Saturday Success!

on Dec 4, 2014 in Uncategorized |

  From the main streets in towns like Galesburg, Illinois to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, there was strong support for local independent businesses on Small Business Saturday. Shoppers across the nation made a powerful statement with 88 million consumers “Shopping Small” on the day, up 14.9 percent from just a year ago. This according to the results from the Small Business Saturday Consumer Insights Survey, released today by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) and American Express. According to the survey, the average person who shopped on Small Business Saturday spent $162, down 11.5 percent from the previous year. Though average spending was down, overall spending was boosted by strong awareness and the sheer volume of shoppers supporting their local businesses on the day. With more than two-thirds of the U.S. population aware of Small Business Saturday (67%) and more people shopping, U.S. consumers who were aware of Small Business Saturday reported spending $14.3 billion* with independent retailers and restaurants on the day, an increase of 2.1 percent from $14 billion in 2013. “More Americans recognize the direct link between shopping locally and stronger communities and that’s an extremely positive result,” said NFIB President and CEO Dan Danner. “We’re delighted by the success of Small Business Saturday but we’re even more excited by the growing commitment among. Americans to give small businesses a chance to compete all year round.” “Once again, Small Business Saturday proved to be a bright spot over the first official holiday shopping weekend,” said Denise Pickett, President, American Express OPEN. “Small businesses are critical to the stability of our local communities and growth of our national economy. We are confident that the broad national support for these businesses will continue well beyond November 29th.” Elected Officials across the U.S. Pledge Their Support Elected officials in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. – including President Obama and many senior government officials – championed Small Business Saturday. The U.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution, cosponsored by the bipartisan leadership of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, Senators Maria Cantwell and James Risch, designating November 29th as Small Business...

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