Monday, March 18, 2013
Welcome to Wakefield show airs Sunday mornings from 6:30 to 7 a.m.
Monday, March 18
The following was provided by the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce: The Welcome to Wakefield Show returns to the airwaves on 104.9FM Sunday mornings, with host Kendall Inglese, Executive Director, Wakefield Area Chamber of Commerce, interviewing guests from the Wakefield Area business and nonprofit community. Guests in this spring/summer104.9FM radio program series include a wide variety of Wakefield Chamber member resources: Consultants such as John Vigliotti on important updates to Health Insurance options timely for small businesses looking to enroll by April 1; Wellness Resources such as Reiki Master Christy Dole from Balance Yoga 364 Main St. Wakefield; Education Programs with Cynthia Meade from Stone Zoo on new displays, Wild …
Sunday, March 10, 2013
Early this week, Mass. Transportation Secretary Richard Davey joined local officials and business owners for a forum that focused on transportation needs.
Sunday, March 10
On Tuesday, Transportation Secretary Richard Davey was in town to talk about some of the infrastructure proposals in Governor Deval Patrick's budget. A number of business owners and local lawmakers were also on hand to speak and to learn more about some of the state's possible transportation initatives. For a full story about the small business forum, check out this article from Tuesday on Wakefield Patch.
Monday, March 4, 2013
Tomorrow morning at the Clarion Inn, Mass. Secretary of Transportation Richard Davey joins local lawmakers for 6th annual small business forum.
Monday, March 4
The Wakefield Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a multi-chamber Small Business Forum with Sen. Katherine Clark, Reps. Donald Wong and Paul Brodeur at the Clarion Inn (formerly Lord Wakefield) 595 North Ave. Wakefield (near exit 39 off 128/95) from 7:30am-9:30am. The Forum will be a continental breakfast with networking at 7:30am and speakers begin at 8am, with guest speaker Massachusetts Department of Transportation Secretary Richard Davey at 8:15. Plenty of time will be available for question and answers. In addition, business owners may want to take advantage of the chamber resource tables outside the lecture which will be on hand at the Clarion from 7:30-10am - Health Insurance 2013 Update flyer with Chambers Insurances Services and …
Thursday, February 14, 2013
New day spa located at 341 North Ave. in Wakefield.
Thursday, February 14
Soma Day Spa of 341 North Avenue Wakefield is one of the newest members of the Wakefield Area Chamber of Commerce. On hand on Tuesday February 12, 2013 for the ribbon cutting ceremony were, left to right: Wakefield Chamber Vice President Christopher Barrett, of Christopher Barrett Realty, Soma owners Alaina Trocano and Diane Mahoney, Riva Mahoney, Chamber Treasurer Karen Meuse, of Clarion Inn, Chamber Director Larry Andrews, of The Savings Bank, and Chamber Executive Director Kendall Inglese. Free valentines were handed to attendees, and gift certificate specials are still available. Visit www.soma-dayspa.com or call 781-213-5000.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Shopping geared toward both men and women in downtown Wakefield this Thursday evening.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
The following information was provided by the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce: Shop Local – Ladies Santa Wish Lists This Week and Men’s Shopping Night Dec 13th As part of a special Shopping Day for women and men this month, the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce is encouraging the community to tap on local experience of longtime merchants for their gift giving expertise. The Wakefield Chamber has enlisted over 25 local merchants to offer discounts or product specials for ladies’ and men’s gifts, with the late shopping night this Thursday Dec. 13th. Participants include Naturally Yours Nutrition on North Ave. Tania’s Spa and Salon on Albion, Silver Clay Gifts, Florence’s Fashions, A Cut Above on Main St., alano’s, Balance Yoga, Sensei Louie, Mark…
Thursday, December 6, 2012
Check out this Wakefield Chamber of Commerce map highlighting the participating downtown merchants.
On Thursday, the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce and a number of downtown merchants are holding a Ladies' Shopping Day, featuring various specials and more. Next Thursday, Dec. 13, they follow it up with a Men's Shopping Day, which will have its own map and offers for the guys. The attached map from the Chamber of Commerce shows the participating downtown businesses. For more information, visit the Chamber website here.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
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Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Whenever there's an event going on in town, you're always welcome to send photos from them to run on Wakefield Patch. These images were taken a couple of weeks ago during the Halloween Spooktacular event sponsored by the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce. In the first photo, Kim Bova McDonald (back, left) and Marilyn Barrett (back, right), of Christopher J. Barrett Realtors enjoyed passing out treats to the many children who stopped by their Albion Street office during Spooktacular sponsored by the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce. Happily accepting the treats are (from left) Nicholas Walczewski, Miranda Macaluso and Sofia Macaluso. In the second photo, realtors Kim Bova McDonald (back row, left) and Marilyn Barrett (back row center) welcomed …
Monday, October 29, 2012
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In this photo, Janice Pierce greeted trick or treaters at the Century 21 Office on Albion Street last Thursday night during the "Fright Night" event downtown. Along with visiting local merchants, kids and their families also got to check out this annual pumpkin display at the Beebe Library.
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Wakefield Chamber of Commerce sponsors downtown trick or treating Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. with downtown merchants.
The following is a note from the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce: Once again, the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring Spooktacular Wakefield Trick-or-Treating. Over 40 downtown merchants on Main Street and Albion will be handing out candy on Thursday, Oct 25th from 4pm-7pm. For the first time, Greenwood Plaza merchants will also be handing out treats at their stores, including Greenwood Wine & Spirits, Tootsie's Coffee Corner,Greenwood House of Pizza, Vanity Hair Salon, The T Stop, Lovely Nails,Salon 941, Fabulous Finds Consignment, Pedicure & Spa, Leone's Barber Shop, Tradewinds Hair Salon, Main Street Antiques, Honey Dew Donuts. Parents are advised to stay with children at all times. For the Downtown Trick or Treating…
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Thursday, February 2, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Holiday Inn on Rt. 1 in Peabody.
Over 70 area businesses will be exhibiting goods and services at this regional event, co- hosted by the Peabody Chamber of Commerce and the Commerce Network. Admission is free and there will be many tables and booths to peruse including hors d’ouerves, dj and door prizes on the hour. Sponsors from Wakefield include: The Savings Bank, Sheraton Colonial Hotel, Best Home Care, Tarpey Insurance, Holiday Travel, Dockside Restaurant, Wakefield/Reading YMCA and Greenwood Wine & Spirits. For further information, please contact Kendall Inglese, Executive Director of the Wakefield Chamber at 781-245-0741, or see www.WakefieldsChamber.org This event is one of many monthly networking and business promotional opportunities that come with membership at…