‘Small Business Saturday’ is dedicated to supporting local shops, salons, galleries and restaurants throughout the community. Most small businesses rely on the support of consumers to keep their doors open.
Through a partnership between the city of Columbus and the Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce, there are millions of dollars to distribute to eligible local non-profits and businesses as part of small business relief grant program and a non-profit grant program.
Today, the Goodwill career center in Opelika hosted a thankful Thursday hiring event to help provide jobs for those just before the holidays. The hiring event offered more than 250 full-time and part-time positions.
We’re learning more about how local governments across the nation are using federal funds to help recover from COVID losses through the American Rescue Plan. Auburn city council discussed Tuesday night how to spend part of the city’s 16.5 million dollars they got.