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Broken Arrow Wine Walk to be Held December 5

By: Teresa Bond-Mason | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: December 2019

The fourth annual Broken Arrow Wine Walk is a special event featuring nine wine stops and five food stops along BA's beautiful downtown Rose District. Tickets are only $35 for an evening of sampling a variety of red and white wines along with small bites across the participating restaurants and shops. The event begins at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5 and ends around 9 p.m. Find more details at ValueNews.com.

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Buy Broken Arrow Kicks Off November 1 With More Than $15,000 in Prizes

By: Teresa Bond-Mason | Category: Retail | Issue: November 2019

The 25th annual Buy Broken Arrow campaign runs from November 1 to December 8, and cash prizes totaling $15,000 will be awarded to three lucky winners at the drawing on December 10. With around 70 local merchants participating, the program supports the community by keeping the revenue within the local economy allowing hometown businesses to flourish and employment opportunities to grow. Find the details at ValueNews.com.

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2019 Main Street Burn

By: Alex Risenhoover | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2019

Last month, the Main Street Burn event presented by AVB Bank was held outside the Rose District Plaza with an evening including a steak dinner, a full bar, a raffle, a live and silent auction and cigars. This posh evening was filled with networking amongst business and community leaders and has been a successful event for the fourth year in bridging connections and bringing people together. The Broken Arrow Chamber would like to thank the event's sponsors, partners and attendees for their support. Read more about the event at ValueNews.com.

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Broken Arrow Chamber Welcomes New CEO

By: Alex Risenhoover | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2019

Introducing Jennifer Conway, the new president and CEO of the Broken Arrow Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Corporation. Jennifer is passionate about advocating for the economic vibrancy of the community in which she serves and is excited to be a part of building Broken Arrow’s next phase of growth by building programs and opportunities that address their greatest needs such as workforce, education and capital. Read the full story in the June 2019 edition of VALUES News Magazine and at ValueNews.com.

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BA Chamber Annual Gala Awards Recipients

By: Alex Pfingston | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: March 2019

The 2019 Broken Arrow Chamber's Annual Gala recognizes and celebrates business achievements and community leadership in Broken Arrow. Awards were given to 18 upstanding members and groups of the community. “On behalf of the Chamber Board and the Chamber Staff, we want to congratulate all of our recipients,” stated Mike Cooper, 2019 Chamber Board Chair. Find out who these difference-makers are in the March 2019 edition of VALUES News Magazine at ValueNews.com.

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The Broken Arrow Chamber Hires New Vice President of Economic Development

By: Alex Pfingston | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: March 2019

Introducing Darla Heller, the new Vice President of Economic Development at the Broken Arrow Chamber and Economic Development Corporation. Darla Heller is an economic developer with 18 years of experience demonstrating a history of working with state, local and regional economic development organizations to help grow Oklahoma’s economy by fostering job creation and capital investment. The community is excited to have the addition of Darla to the team to help lead the charge in growing and supporting Broken Arrow area businesses. Learn more in the March 2019 edition of VALUES News Magazine at ValueNews.com.

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Broken Arrow's Impact Award

By: April Sailsbury | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: February 2017

The Broken Arrow Chamber Successful Women’s Community Impact Award, presented by Woods and Associates, was established to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of women in Broken Arrow. The winners for the most recent calendar year were announced on December 1, 2016.

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Shop Here and Win

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2012

It seems impossible, but we’re less than a month away from the Christmas holiday season, and there’s no time like the present to start shopping for fabulous gifts in Broken Arrow.

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Egg Mystery Cracked

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2012

The 81st annual Rooster Days – the oldest festival in the state of Oklahoma – were held May 11-13, 2012. An annual tradition leading up to the festival is the exciting Rooster Days Egg Hunt.

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Shop Here and Win

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Other | Issue: November 2011

It seems impossible, but we’re less than a month away from the Christmas holiday season, and there’s no time like the present to start shopping for fabulous gifts in Broken Arrow.

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Exposing Local Businesses

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: August 2011

One of the best ways to let ­others know about your business is to present it to your friends and neighbors of Broken Arrow and surrounding communities attending the 19…

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Arrow Pointing to Leadership Class Not Broken

By: Value News | Category: Special Interest | Issue: August 2011

Leadership Broken Arrow (LBA) is accepting applications for the 2011-2012 class, which begins in September.

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Broken Arrow Business Conference

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Other | Issue: February 2011

The second annual Broken Arrow Business Conference, “Finishing the Race,” is scheduled for Thursday, March 3, and Friday, March 4, 2011.

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Buy Broken Arrow

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Retail | Issue: November 2010

The 2010 holiday season is rapidly approaching, and the Broken Arrow Area Chamber of Commerce will be kicking off its Buy Broken Arrow Christmas campaign on November 5.

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Home & Business Expo

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Other | Issue: August 2010

The Broken Arrow Area Chamber of Commerce sponsors the annual Home & Business Expo, and 2010 marks its 18th year.

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18th Annual Home & Business Expo

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2010

If you’re looking for a super way to spotlight your business, products and services, the Broken Arrow Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes you to the 2010 Home & Business Expo.

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Award-Winning Rooster Days Coming Soon

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: April 2010

Broken Arrow’s Rooster Days is the oldest festival in Oklahoma, and 2010 marks the 79th year for the event, to be celebrated Thursday, May 6 through Sunday, May 9 in Broken Arrow’s Central Park.

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Helping Your Business Beat the Odds

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Professional Services | Issue: February 2010

According to the U.S. Small Business Administration Office of Advocacy, the odds are approximately 50 percent that all new businesses will close within five years.

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Rooster Days is Named Oklahoma’s Outstanding Event

By: Kathy Reynolds | Category: Other | Issue: December 2009

Broken Arrow’s Rooster Days is Oklahoma Tourism’s “Outstanding Event,” according to the Oklahoma Tourism Department.

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Buy Broken Arrow to Win Cash

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Other | Issue: November 2009

The ever-popular Buy Broken Arrow event, now in its 15th year, begins Friday, November 6 and runs through Friday, December 18.

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Home & Business Expo Slated for August 22

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Other | Issue: August 2009

The Broken Arrow Area Chamber of Commerce has scheduled the community’s 2009 Home & Business Expo for Saturday, August 22, at the beautiful Nienhuis Park.

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Rooster Days Are Here

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: May 2009

Now in its 78th year, Broken Arrow’s Rooster Days is Oklahoma’s oldest annual festival.

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Shop Locally and Win

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Other | Issue: December 2008

The holidays are officially here and we all know what that means: it’s time to do some serious shopping.

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Broken Arrow’s Home & Business Expo September 20

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: September 2008

The Broken Arrow Area Chamber of Commerce and area businesses and merchants are banking on the weather being a bit cooler the latter part of September than it historically is the month of August.

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Expo Set for September 20

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Other | Issue: August 2008

What the community of Broken Arrow has known in the past as its Annual Expo has been renamed, redesigned, rescheduled and relocated.

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A Time to Lead

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: May 2008

When Oklahoma became a state in 1907, magnificent clocks were seen in the public areas of towns and cities across the United States.

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It’s Time to Buy Broken Arrow

By: Sarah Mitschke | Category: Other | Issue: November 2007

With Christmas just around the corner, most people, whether they want to or not, have begun thinking about their holiday gift-giving.

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The Broken Arrow Area Chamber of Commerce Announces Its July 2007 Ribbon Cuttings & Ground Breaking

By: Value News | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: September 2007

Ribbon Cuttings:July 9 – Driver Testing CenterJuly 10 – Southern Trails Estates/Brandon Perkins Development July 18 – Back Creek Deli & Gifts July 19 – Agio …

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The Broken Arrow Area Chamber of Commerce Announces Its June 2007 Ribbon Cuttings

By: Value News | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: August 2007

June 1 – Automax Hyundai of Broken ArrowJune 7 – Keja VuJune 14 – Landmark Business Systems, Inc.June 21 – Johnny Starkey D.D.S., PCJune 26 – China Star Restau…

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Expo ’07 Slated for August 18

By: Christy Means-Smith | Category: Other | Issue: August 2007

The Broken Arrow Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its Expo ’07 event on Saturday, August 18.  Held at Northeastern State University, the event will showcase the…

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Broken Arrow Area Chamber of Commerce Announces Its Ribbon Cuttings and Groundbreakings

By: Value News | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: July 2007

Changes in the Chamber

By: Sarah Mitschke | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: July 2007

Mickey Thompson, president and CEO of the Broken Arrow Chamber of Commerce, has announced that Deb Marshall will join him at the chamber as the new vice president of business support and public affairs.

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BA Chamber Promotes Two Staff Members

By: Value News | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: May 2007

Broken Arrow Chamber of Commerce CEO and President Mickey Thompson recently announced the promotion of Kathy Reynolds and Sandy Cagle to vice president positions within …

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Broken Arrow’s Rooster Days

By: Christy Means-Smith | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: April 2007

Renowned as Oklahoma’s oldest festival, Broken Arrow’s Rooster Days event is marked far in advance on the calendars of many.

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It’s Time to Buy Broken Arrow

By: Karla Hernandez | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2006

November is here and it is not too early to be thinking about purchasing Christmas presents for your family, friends and coworkers.

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