Let's face it, it seems like we are all living through a bad science fiction movie! Many of you in the Morton Grove area may also remember the haunted house called Fear City. Their costumed characters marched in the Morton Grove, Niles and Skokie July 4th parades back in sunnier days. Did you know the Halloween attraction featured a story line about an infected Chicago? Sometimes truth is truly stranger than fiction! … [Read more...] about Why We Need Chambers of Commerce Right Now…And Why They Need You!
Last week, the Supreme Court blocked Texas from executing a Buddhist inmate, Patrick Murphy, stating that he was entitled to have a spiritual adviser present in the execution chamber, just as a Christian inmate would be permitted to have a priest at his or her side. The decision came a little over a month after the Court ruled in a nearly identical case against a Muslim death-row inmate in Alabama, Domineque Ray, who requested his imam be present at the time of his execution. … [Read more...] about Texas Bans All Chaplains From Execution Chamber Instead of Extending Program to All Faiths
On March 25, Governor Wolf announced that new funding is available to help small businesses impacted by COVID-19 through a new program under the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority's Small Business First Fund, the COVID-19 Working Capital Access Program. Find out more about the program and how to apply. The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development offers working capital loans that could be of assistance to businesses impacted by COVID-19. Resources and information can be found here as they become available. Loan applications can also be downloaded at sba.gov/disaster. Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via the SBA's secure website at disasterloan.sba.gov/ela. ABOUT RADNOR TOWNSHIP The mission of the Radnor Township government is to serve the best interests of all our residents by providing and maintaining a secure environment that enhances the quality of life for the individual and the community. We recognize the … [Read more...] about Delaware Chamber Of Commerce Small Business Funding Conference Call
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellOvernight Health Care: White House projects grim death toll from coronavirus | Trump warns of 'painful' weeks ahead | US surpasses China in official virus deaths | CDC says 25 percent of cases never show symptoms 14 things to know for today about coronavirus Trump says he wouldn't have acted differently on coronavirus without impeachment MORE (R-Ky.) had the final say, noting that he hoped this was the end of the effort to remove the president, not the beginning. … [Read more...] about What the impeachment vote looked like from inside the chamber
• Paycheck Protection Program – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will provide $349 billion in loans through the Paycheck Protection Program to small businesses and non-profits. Portions of these loans will be forgiven to the extent that recipients maintain their existing workforce or rehire. Loans can be up to $10 million and interest rates are maxed at 4 percent for portions of the loan that do not qualify for loan forgiveness. Learn more here. … [Read more...] about Bolingbrook Chamber shares updates from state commerce department