Economic Gateway http://www.growpiquanow.org Grow Piqua Now News RSS Feed Sat, 18 Aug 2018 05:15:33 -0700 en-us Sherman returning to chamber presidency http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18425 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — Kathy Sherman, a former president of the Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce, will be returning to the role this month, and she is excited to be taking the reins once again. When asked how... Edison nursing program approved by state board http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18424 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — Edison State Community College’s associate degree nursing program has once again been granted a full five-year approval by the Ohio Board of Nursing (OBN). The board granted approv... Students join leadership, success society http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18423 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) welcomed 25 inductees from Edison State Community College during the spring semester. Edison State Chapter adviser and faculty membe... County begins talks on building project http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18422 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Commissioners met with architects to discuss what a new “one-stop shop” for several county services might look like. Representatives from App Archi... PHS plans wall for those who gave all http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18421 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — Driven by the desire to “recognize our graduates that are veterans and the sacrifices they have given for our country,” Principal Rob Messick and others at Piqua High School ... United we stand: Three agencies merge http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18419 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 MIAMI COUNTY — Serving those in need in Miami County will be a shared effort by United Way, effective July 1. The three agencies in Miami County officially signed documents at the Troy C... New medical practice opens http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18418 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA – Premier Physician Network is adding a new internal medicine and infectious disease practice — Upper Valley Internal Medicine — to its network. The practice, formerly known as... Old Mo’s building may see asbestos abatement http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18417 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 01 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — A vacant structure that has been a target area for the Downtown Riverfront Redevelopment Strategy for years may soon be seeing some improvements. The Piqua City Commission will consid... Area briefs http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18415 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 30 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Morgan Hammiel of Piqua has been selected to serve on Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine’s 2018-19 Teen Ambassador Board. Hammiel will be serving on the Teen Ambassador Board, which is an oppo... It takes a village http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18413 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Members of the 2018 CISV delegation to Piqua tour Winan’s Chocolates and Coffees in Piqua during their visit to the area. A total of 25 students from 16 countries spent a week visiting with... Weastec, Inc. Invests $3 Million for New Research, Development and Testing in Ohio http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18412 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 26 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 JobsOhio provides an R&D Center Grant to support Ohio expansion National Harbor, Md. – Today at the SelectUSA Investment Summit at National Harbor, Maryland, Weastec, Inc. President ... Brews and canoes returning to Lock 9 http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=18411 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 25 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Down a River Down a Beer set for Aug. 4 PIQUA — A popular local event will return for the fifth year when Down A River Down A Beer (DARDAB) celebrates five years of river fun and craft brews ... The Future is Bright for Students at the Upper Valley Career Center http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17599 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 We had the opportunity to speak with Tony Trapp, Apprenticeship Coordinator at Upper Valley Career Center in Piqua, Ohio about the exciting transformation that is taking place among students. When the... Indian Ridge plans new subdivision http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17532 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — Residents of Indian Ridge will be seeing new neighbors as the Indian Ridge Builders plan a new subdivision. The Piqua Planning Commission approved construction documents for street an... Garbry Ridge planning expansion http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17531 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — Garbry Ridge Assisted Living is planning an expansion of its existing facility in addition to constructing independent senior living cottages with hopes of breaking ground on the project... Chamber honors Top 100 students http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17557 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — On April 25, the Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the 54th Annual Top 100 Scholastic Banquet honoring Piqua students from Piqua High School, Lehman Catholic High School, Upper Valle... Kasich Signs Executive Order to Encourage More Autonomous Vehicle Testing http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17530 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 28 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 COLUMBUS— Ohio Governor John R. Kasich signed an executive order to authorize autonomous vehicle testing in Ohio and to lay out a roadmap for how the automotive industry can test their technolog... Ohio’s Energy Investments Positively Impact Communities http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17529 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Energy projects have a positive ripple effect Ohio’s energy sector is growing, largely due to its highly productive Utica shale deposit. This shale growth, coupled with low energy prices, has... Chautauqua week coming in June http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17206 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — The Ohio Humanities Council will present Ohio Chautauqua in Piqua from June 5-8, at the Hance Pavilion in Fountain Park. With a theme of “Modern Legends,” the five-day event ... Kettering Health Network http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17463 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Kettering Health Network has purchased 7 acres of land at 308 S. Looney Road near state route 36 in Piqua. Kettering Health Network continues to look for ways to partner with our communit... Carbon Fiber Poised to Revolutionize Ohio Industries http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17205 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Stronger and lighter materials appeal to many industries Technological advances are having a significant impact on industries involved in manufacturing, improving both products and processes. But s... Addressing the Manufacturing Workforce Achilles’ Heel http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17204 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Ohio has proven solutions to the manufacturing workforce gap Although national manufacturing job projections anticipate open positions for years to come, the manufacturing workforce gap isn’t... Ohio's World-Renowned Hospitals Spin Off Groundbreaking Biohealth Companies http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17203 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 New companies reflect the high level of innovation and collaboration in Ohio If you have ever heard me talk about Ohio's health care industry, you know I'm passionate about it. As senior ma... UNITED GRINDING Positioned for Major Advanced Manufacturing Growth in Ohio http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17202 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 New North American Headquarters Open for Business in Miamisburg UNITED GRINDING’s new North American headquarters in Miamisburg, Ohio, has been officially opened only since November of 2017, ... Ohio's Biomedical Industry Is a Leader in the Midwest http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17201 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 BioEnterprise's report of Midwest biomedical investments ranks Ohio one of the leaders Every year, BioEnterprise, an Ohio organization that helps Northeast Ohio bioscience companies with growth...