Archive for January, 2011

News from the Valley


The year 2011 is here!  Find out what is happening in January in our monthly newsletter which can be found here.  In this month’s report, read about:

– Valley Cinema Renovation
– Microsoft Workshop
– Ord Option Results
– …

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Microenterprise Tax Credits Available


Tax season is here! (oh joy, right?).  For those of you interested in filing for the Microenterprise Tax Credit, you can earn up to $10,000 cash back for your small business.  The rules of the road:

“The Microenterprise

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Leadership Development Series Offered


Our friends at Central Community College will be offering a leadership development training this winter at the Ord Learning Center.  Lu Lansman has the details of what’s coming up in February.  This is an opportunity for our area employers to …

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2010 Ord Option Recap


The first installment of the Ord Option has been a success for the Ord Area Chamber of Commerce’s buy local campaign.  The most conservative estimate illustrates the campaign contributed to over $37,500 spent locally during the four month duration of …

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Valley Cinema Renovation Funded


Another fantastic bit of good news for Ord: the Valley Cinema (the Old Ord Theatre) renovation project has been funded by a community development block grant from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development!!!

You can read the official press release …

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QT Report and ED Board Meeting


Reports seem to be the name of the game, but we’ve indexed the great things going on here in Ord and Valley County over the past three months here.  There you’ll see our current sales tax fund for economic …

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