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Posted on 04/01/2020 at 10:03 AM by Guest Writer Guest Writer

Written By: Mayor John Haila Filling out my 2020 Census form will be a simple task. This isn’t my first...

Categories: Enhancing Community

Posted on 03/10/2020 at 03:58 PM by Guest Writer Guest Writer

Coronavirus is dominating the news and has brought up conversation among the Ames and Story County business community. We at...

Categories: Enhancing Community

Posted on 03/04/2020 at 08:44 AM by Allee Wengert

Ames has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the country at just 2%. That means we have a lot...

Posted on 02/26/2020 at 12:30 PM by Guest Writer Guest Writer

On February 28, we are excited to host a ribbon cutting celebrating Scooter's Coffee. Learn more about what we're celebrating...

Categories: Ribbon Cuttings

Posted on 02/26/2020 at 12:30 PM by Allee Wengert

Did you know there are over 11,000 preschool through 12th grade students in Story County? That’s a lot of talent...

Categories: Developing Talent

Posted on 02/19/2020 at 09:00 AM by Guest Writer Guest Writer

Written by: Leah Whaley, Public Relations Intern As California and New York natives, Liz McAllister and her husband Zach Lisabeth...

Posted on 02/12/2020 at 09:00 AM by Calli Sandahl

At the Ames Chamber of Commerce, we are pleased to have over 350 Gold Members. Out of the 593 total...

Categories: Growing Business

Posted on 02/05/2020 at 09:00 AM by Brenda Dryer

Communities and businesses across Iowa are facing workforce shortages like never before. Just like affordable housing, quality childcare is an...

Categories: Growing Business

Posted on 01/29/2020 at 09:00 AM by Allee Wengert

It’s never too early to start thinking about career paths and as a community, we want students of all ages...

Categories: Developing Talent

Posted on 01/22/2020 at 09:00 AM by Drew Kamp

As we start the new year and find ways to be more engaged and involved in the Ames and Story...

Categories: Enhancing Community

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