June 1, 2014

Business briefs: June 1, 2014

New board member

TICONDEROGA — The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) recently welcomed Sally Rypkema to their Board of Directors. Rypkema joins the growing TACC Team representing two businesses, The Hague Market and Juniper Design and Goods LLC, in Hague.

TACC serves, markets and promotes the Ticonderoga Area including Ticonderoga, Crown Point, Hague, Moriah and Putnam as well as surrounding areas. 

Its mission is to initiate and provide programs, services and leadership that will enhance a cooperative business community and create a vibrant economy, making the Ticonderoga area an exceptional place to live, work and visit, and its vision is to be the leading advocate for business, serving as a driving force in the economic vitality of the greater Ticonderoga area, uniting communities and maximizing resources.

TACC plans and hosts free community events; sponsors events that draw area visitors; assists area organizations with their events and projects; provides small-business support, resources and business referrals; answers many community and visitor questions and requests via phone, email and mail; sends visitor area information upon request; keeps an online calendar of events; and offers an array of benefits for its members.

For more information, visit “Like” the chamber on Facebook or follow TiconderogaADK on twitter.

Chamber event

PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Chamber of Commerce will present the 16th Annual Great Adirondack Car Show, Craft Fair and Giant Garage Sale.

On Saturday, June 14, at the Crete Center, cars, truck and motorcycles from every era can be seen competing in 30 different classes. Participants may enter their vehicle in advance for $10.

This family event also features a Giant Garage Sale. Attendees are invited to turn their stuff into cash by setting up a table and selling items or they may wander through the tables themselves and find some treasures to take home. Space is available for $20 in advance or $30 at the show.

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