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Alpine Bank to join in Volunteer Week

Alpine Bank will join in a national celebration of volunteerism by hosting a contest in which the winning nonprofit organization will receive $2,500. National Volunteer Week, scheduled for April 23 to 29, celebrates volunteerism and the individuals who find their purpose and take their passions to make meaningful changes. Alpine Bank provides employees with 24 […]

Community Hospital recognized for promoting workplace well-being

Community Hospital in Grand Junction has earned recognition for its efforts to promote health and safety in the workplace. Community Hospital has been named a Health Links Certified Healthy Business Leader. Health Links, a nonprofit initiative of the University of Colorado School of Public Heath, recognizes businesses that meet benchmarks for health and safety efforts. […]

New business offers new approach to eye care and eyewear

A new Grand Junction business will offer a different approach to eye care and eyewear in specializing in providing exams to patients along with assistance in ordering glasses online. GJ Eyebar is set to open April 24 at 2695 Patterson Road, Suite 6A. As part of a grand opening celebration, GJ Eyebar will host a […]

Home Loan distributes workers’ comp dividends

Home Loan Insurance distributed a total of nearly $600,000 to almost 600 local employers, the latest workers’ compensation dividends from Pinnacol Assurance. The board of directors of Pinnacol Assurance declared a general dividend of $50 million, which was shared by more than 53,000 employers throughout Colorado — about 94 percent of workers compensation insurance policyholders […]

CMU business students to host benefit golf tournament

Registration is under way for an annual benefit golf tournament organized by the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda at Colorado Mesa University. The annual PBL Golf Tournament is set for April 29 at Adobe Creek Golf Course in Fruita. The tournament is open to the public. Team registration is under way through April […]

Del Taco adds to breakfast menu

Del Taco has added five items to its breakfast menu, including three new rollers, a burrito and Simply Orange Juice brand orange juice. “Only at Del Taco can breakfast fans enjoy items made with fresh-grilled eggs priced as low as $1 or as epically proportioned as a 17-ounce burrito,” said Noah Chillingworth, vice president of […]

Palisade art gallery plans events in conjunction with honeybee fest

The Blue Pig Gallery has scheduled its annual open house as well as an exhibit of bee-themed and springtime artwork in conjunction with the Palisade International Honeybee Festival. The open house is set for 5 to 8 p.m. April 7 at the gallery, located  at 101 W. Third St. The event will include honey wines […]

Political consulting firm wins top award for TV advertising

A Grand Junction-based political consulting firm has won additional recognition for its work, this time on a television commercial for the re-election of U.S. Rep Mike Coffman, a Republican from Colorado. EIS Solutions won a gold Polle Award from the American Association of Political Consultants for best overall TV campaign — the equivalent of the […]

Chamber honors expansive business efforts

Nine Grand Valley businesses have been honored for expanding operations that included a total capital investment of more than $6.3 million and created 46 jobs. The Grand Junction Area Chamber of Commerce presented awards to the business as part of its latest quarterly meeting. CPCNeutek was honored for a $5.4 million capital investment and the […]

Grand Junction firm makes list of top IT service providers

Networks Unlimited in Grand Junction ranks among the top information technology companies in North America in a list based on the technical certifications they’ve earned. Networks Unlimited has been named to the 2017 Tech Elite 250 list compiled by CRN, a brand of The Channel Company that provide news to the IT industry. The list […]


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