Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For Oct. 30-Nov. 3

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Here are the Chattanooga Chamber events for the week of Oct. 30-Nov. 3: 

Monday, Oct. 30 - Ribbon Cutting for Hana Japanese Steak & Sushi
10:45 a.m.
Hana Japanese Steak & Sushi: 2200 Hamilton Place Blvd. 

Wednesday, Nov. 1 - Networking sponsored by EPB
8-9 a.m.
EPB: 10 W Martin Luther King Blvd. 
Held the first Wednesday of every month, AM Networking brings an average of 100 business people together for networking and hot coffee. November's AM Networking will be sponsored by EPB. Click here to register. 

Wednesday, Nov. 1 Free Small Business Certification Workshop
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
INCubator – Business Development Center: 100 Cherokee Blvd.
Learn the benefits and receive step-by-step instructions from the: U.S. Small Business Administration, TN Dept. of Transportation, Governor’s Office of Diversity Business Enterprise, Women’s Business Enterprise Council South and City of Chattanooga. Bring an I-Pad or laptop to start your application. Register at­ 

Wednesday, Nov. 1 - LCAA Regathering and Fundraiser
5 p.m.
The Flying Squirrel, 55 Johnson St.
Join us on Nov. 1 for the Flying Squirrels’ non-profit night for LCAA.  A percentage of the night’s profits will be donated to LCAA to provide scholarships for the next Leadership Chattanooga class.  

Thursday, Nov. 2 - Downtown Council Meeting
7:30-9 a.m.
Bessie Smith Hall: 200 E M L King Blvd.
Speaker: Dan Bowers, ArtsBuild
Topic: Economic Impact of the Arts

Thursday, Nov. 2 - Reality Check - STEM School
9:45-11:30 a.m.
STEM School: 4701 Amnicola Highway
Reality Check teaches 9th graders budgeting and emphasizes the connection between education and income by allowing students to role-play as heads of household while trying to provide for their families on a set budget. To volunteer please contact 

Thursday, Nov. 2 - Ribbon Cutting for The Friesen Center
10 a.m.
The Friesen Center: 7030 Lee Highway, Ste 201, 37421 

Thursday, Nov. 2 - East Ridge Council Meeting
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.
East Ridge Community Center: 1517 Tombras Ave.
Speaker: Vincent Phipps

Thursday, Nov. 2 - Ribbon Cutting for Dillard Construction, Inc.
4:45-5:15 p.m.
Dillard Construction, Inc.: 1101 Broad St. 

Thursday, Nov. 2 -Ooltewah Collegedale Council After Hours
5-7 p.m.
Habitat Restore: 9408 Apison Pike 

Friday, Nov. 3 - Ribbon Cutting for Green’s Supply & Design
4:30 p.m.
Green’s Supply & Design: 436 Frazier Ave, 37421  

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DEML Opens Counseling Practice

Gloria Deml, PH.D, ME.D, BSN of Chattanooga announces the opening of her counselling practice.  She is a 2007 graduate of the National Christian Counselor Association in Sarasota, Fl. and a 2016 graduate from Winchester School of Christian Counseling and Seminary.  Dr. Deml additionally holds a BSN in nursing from the University of Maryland and a master’s in education ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Nov. 20-24

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3 People Shot Early Saturday Morning; 1 Is Killed; 2 Victims Are Known Gang Members

Ladarius Cross, 28, Terrance Careathers, 26, and a juvenile were shot early Saturday morning. Cross was killed.   Chattanooga Police responded to a motor vehicle crash at 5:16 a.m. in the 1400 block of Roanoke Avenue.   Upon arrival, Chattanooga Police Officers located the single vehicle crash with two people suffering for apparent gunshot wounds. The driver, ... (click for more)

Longest-Serving County Official Knowles Is First In Line To Sign Up For New Term

Bill Knowles is one of the longest-serving officials in Hamilton County history, and he's not through yet. County clerk since 1974, he was the first in line on Friday morning to pick up his petition for re-election. Then he beat everyone back with the completed form. Mr. Knowles said, "I ran in 1974 on a campaign of ending the long tag lines. We put in a tag by mail system ... (click for more)

Signal Mountain Should Be Problem Solvers Around The City

Re: Roy Exum’s “Stay, Signal Mountain, Stay”  Well this article is something to think about. I think the split could go either way, and Signal Mountain schools would still flourish, as they have done for the past several years. What I'm worried about is why Signal Mountain has not yet had the guts to go be problem solvers at Howard, or Tyner, or Central. Why do ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

As we welcome another Saturday of the funnies, our attention is drawn to two little boys, ages 5 and 7, who are excessively mischievous. They are always getting into trouble and their parents know if any mischief occurs in their town, the two boys are probably involved.    Understand, we have no idea who these boys are, or where any of the Saturday Funnies originate. ... (click for more)