Business Tip Tuesday: SCORE Your Dream

Aug 07, 2018, Amber Marron, No Comments

Chamber Member, SCORE, has partnered with the Home Shopping Network to create a free program that helps consumers pitch their consumer products directly to HSN executives. There will be a free Informational Day on September 15 at West Valley College in Saratoga, California, and the HSN Pitch-Day will be in mid-November. The SCORE-HSN program helps […]

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Sierra Oro Farm Trail 14th Annual Passport Weekend

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CHICO, Calif. – Aug. 6, 2018 — A passport and a tank of gas are all you need to enjoy a food and wine weekend getaway to beautiful Butte County. Guests wishing to purchase passports in person at local retail outlets will have to wait until after Labor Day; however, tickets for the 14th annual Sierra […]

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Member Spotlight: Sierra Pacific Industries

Aug 02, 2018, Amber Marron, No Comments

The smell of fresh cut cedar fills the air as we step outside at Sierra Pacific Industries sawmill, located in Oroville. We took this opportunity to learn about this third-generation family-owned business that cares about its crewmembers, its communities, and the future. Sierra Pacific Industries operates in California, Washington and Wisconsin and has a hand […]

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Leadership in Management Class by Michael DaRe

Jul 28, 2018, Amber Marron, No Comments

Chamber Member, Michael DaRe, Leadership Coach, will be teaching a Leadership in Management class starting August 15 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Oroville Adult Education Career & Technical Center located at 2750 Mitchell Avenue. Registration is now open for this 18 week class. $225 pays for the class and class book. You […]

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Member Spotlight: The Hope Center

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“You belong before you believe,” said founder Larry Hayden as he sat with the Oroville Chamber to talk about everything The Hope Center does. Back in 2004 the faith-based center was started with the idea of giving to others, being inclusive, and helping others move forward in their lives. Inspired by The Dream Center in […]

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Member Spotlight: Explore Butte County

Jul 20, 2018, Amber Marron, No Comments

Carolyn Denero, Executive Director at Explore Butte County, spoke with us about this great organization that aims to show everyone what makes Butte County so amazing. Their motto is “Explorers Welcome” and they want to show visitors that within Butte County, “warm and friendly towns beckon you to explore the unexpected North State of California […]

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Member Spotlight: Oxford Suites

Jul 06, 2018, Amber Marron, No Comments

Looking for a home away from home? Oxford Suites is the place for you located at 2035 Business Lane in Chico. We spoke with Mindy Borders, Sales Manager at Oxford Suites, who sent us amazing information about this business that supports communities in Butte County. The Baney Family, founders of Oxford Corporate, have been in […]

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Buy Fireworks Locally!

Jun 29, 2018, Amber Marron, No Comments

We have come up with a comprehensive list of the fireworks stands in Oroville! Check them out below: 1. The Oroville YMCA Fireworks Stand: On Olive Highway with Oro Dam Boulevard as the nearest cross street. In the A-1 Appliance parking lot. 2. The Knights of Columbus Fireworks Stand: On Oro Dam Boulevard with Olive […]

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DWR Update on Local Recreation

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The Department of Water Resources has provided this update concerning access to local recreational activities this summer. • The free access program for day use and boat launching at the Lake Oroville State Recreation Area continues next week on July 5 and 6. The remaining free access days are August 2-3 and September 6-7. • […]

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Northwest Lineman College Rodeo – July 13

Jun 28, 2018, Amber Marron, No Comments

Northwest Lineman College to host a family fun Rodeo event, to celebrate NLC’s July 13, 2018 graduating class. Opening ceremonies to include the arrival of the American Flag by AP Helicopter with Training Specialist, John Hance, carried by longline.  Raising of the American Flag by VFW Post 9602 and Ashley Lopez will sing the National […]

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