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Published Thursday, August 16, 2018
After a competitive application process, South Bend has been selected by the national organization Smart Growth America to receive technical assistance that will support local efforts to use small-scale manufacturing as a strategy to create inclusive economic opportunity and enhance quality of life. South Bend has made a commitment to engage and empower

Tech Tuesdays Offers IT Solutions for Small Businesses

Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Tech Tuesdays is a series, presented by the South Bend Regional Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by AME Group, focused on connecting and educating South Bend Regional Chamber member businesses with current, local technology solutions and resources to help them operate more efficiently and effectively. Over the next three months, the series will feature

September 18 Summit to Focus on Early Learning

Published Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Ready to Grow St. Joe welcomes regional business and community leaders to join the work of building a thriving economy by ensuring a sustainable, high quality, affordable early learning system is in place. At this event, local and statewide experts will learn how childcare and workforce play hand in hand, and how companies can better support their

chamber REWARDS Program Now Available for SBR Chamber Members to Post Discounts

Published Monday, July 16, 2018
The South Bend Regional (SBR) Chamber introduces chamber REWARDS, a new discount program, allowing businesses that are members of the SBR Chamber to post discount offers, while any user of the website can redeem the offers. The offers are listed at This is the landing page to Post a Discount as well, however, only

Trine Education Center Returns to South Bend

Published Sunday, July 15, 2018
Trine University's South Bend Education Center is moving back to South Bend. The Education Center, which had been located in Mishawaka since 2008, will now be at 3454 Douglas Road, Suite 300, in South Bend. "The city of Mishawaka has been a wonderful home for our programs over these past several years, and we are grateful to that community for their

$2.7M Approved for New Technology Resource Center in South Bend

Published Wednesday, July 11, 2018
The city of South Bend's Redevelopment Commission approved $2.7 million for the establishment of a Technology Resource Center (TRC) inside the Catalyst Two building at South Bend's technology park, Ignition Park. The 12,500-square-foot center will focus on solving problems and creating greater efficiencies through technology. The center will connect local

Four Winds South Bend Casino Adding Live Poker

Published Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Today, Four Winds South Bend Casino announced that they will be adding live poker to their offerings. A live poker room, with 10 tables, each table hosting up to nine players, is being planned, and should be ready by Labor Day. Construction will begin as early as next week, with the room being added to the northwest corner of the casino. Poker game

Liberty Tower to Get Phase 2 Facelift

Published Friday, June 29, 2018
The 25-story Liberty Tower building’s New York city-based owner, Tower at Washington Square LLC, and city officials have reached a deal to improve the building's roof, facade, and other touches, particularly on the Washington Street side. The city’s redevelopment commission on June 28 approved a development agreement committing the city to