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Legislative Update from Congressman Glenn Thompson—Defeating COVID


This year, COVID-19 has proven to be a relentless foe, and despite our best mitigation efforts, the vaccine has been the indicator we have all been waiting on to signal a true turn in the tide of this terrible virus. The pandemic has undoubtably rocked our country, putting a strain on our physical, mental, and Read More…

Chamber Welcomes New Leadership


Jake Davis and Lisa Winger were approved as the newest members of the Venango Chamber board of directors at the February board meeting. Both have been appointed to fill open seats for one year terms, eligible to be included on the ballot for their first three year term in 2022. Jake is a Partner at Read More…

Three YPs Win Grant Contest


Congratulations to Valerie Perry, Bobbie Jones, and Devin Gold, winners of the Get on the Trail Contest! The contest, by the Oil Region Alliance, is for new or existing businesses in the Oil Region and concepts must demonstrate ways to improve recreational opportunities along the trails. Valerie received $5,000 for her “Oil Region Food Tours” Read More…

Update Your Business Listing on the Chamber COVID-19 Page


In March 2020, we created a page on our site for business updates during the pandemic, such as updated hours, temporary closures, and new services like appointments, takeout or curbside. As we enter 2021 and see more restrictions because of COVID-19, we encourage you to ensure your listing is updated, or add your listing if Read More…

Show Us Your Takeout


With restaurants closed for dining, takeout may make all the difference in businesses staying open in 2021. Let’s inspire each other by sharing photos of our takeout orders. Be sure to include the hashtag #VenangoTakeout and we’ll help share images on our Facebook and Instagram to give people ideas for their next takeout meal. #VenangoTakeout Read More…