February 26, 2021 at 10:00 AM
BNBEA - Ethics Award

Each year the BNBEA honors three companies that demonstrate a firm commitment to ethical business practices in daily operations, management philosophies, and responses to crises or challenges. 

Nominations are simply invitations for firms to complete the application process.  Firms can self-nominate.  More information and the nominations form...

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February 22, 2021 at 8:45 AM
3 Marketing Mistakes to Avoid as We Move Toward Recovery


News stations are finally embracing the word that COVID numbers are going down and vaccine administrations are going up. That’s allowing people to see the light at the end of the pandemic tunnel. If you have weathered the storm so far, you know your business...

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February 18, 2021 at 8:48 AM
Kindness in our Community

Throughout the past year, the community has been so gracious to our businesses and organizations that serve. Kindness has been abundant! Our businesses have worked together to get through the past year, and the community has supported our local businesses as much as they can!Today...

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February 16, 2021 at 1:01 PM
Just Desserts by Aimee

Just Desserts by Aimee opened their storefront location at 476 Center Street in the Village of Lewiston this past weekend to welcome Valentines Day shoppers!

The storefront will be open on weekends for the time being. 

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February 10, 2021 at 2:24 PM
Lewiston Porter - Academy of International Business and Finance Internship

The Lewiston Porter Academy of International Business and Finance students are  typically required to complete a 120 hour compensated internship however, due to COVID, the requirement has been adjusted. The options that are now allowable can be found below.

Internship OptionsIn-person Internship (1-to-1 or group-based)
Virtual Internship...

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February 9, 2021 at 10:14 AM
6 “Better Than Surveys” Ways to Find Out What Your Customers Think

A few years ago, a trend hit—customizing your offerings to what your customers wanted. It involved surveying every part of their experience and shaping your business based on results. Customer-designed offerings kept a lot of businesses alive during COVID. The idea is a great one,...

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February 8, 2021 at 12:11 PM
Lewiston Police Department Survey

NYS Governor Cuomo Executive Order 203 requires each law enforcement agency in NYS to create a police reform and reinvention plan in a collaborative manner with the community. The plans need to be approved by the Town of Lewiston Board and submitted to NYS by...

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February 5, 2021 at 3:07 PM
Join a Chamber Committee

We WANT your input - we WANT you to be involved! Please consider joining one of our Chamber Committees! Participate and leverage your talents to make our region an even better place to WORK / LIVE and PLAY! We have listed the committees and the...

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February 1, 2021 at 3:16 PM
2021 Lewiston Art Festival Applications Available

(LEWISTON, NY) - Applications are now available for the Lewiston Art Festival which will be held Saturday and Sunday, August 14 & 15 2021, in the Village of Lewiston, just seven miles north of Niagara Falls. 
Professional artists will display and sell their work and compete for prize money in...

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January 31, 2021 at 8:27 PM
How to Get Backlinks and Why Your Local Business Needs Them

When I was in marketing for a tech company in the beginning days of content marketing, links were gold. Every time someone linked to our content my boss got excited. While I loved the free publicity and SEO awesomeness we acquired from links, I hated...

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