A good-sized crowd was on hand as the Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce held its summer "Business Blender" at Bandana's Bar & Grill in Youngstown on Thursday, Aug. 5. More than 50 business owners and community leaders enjoyed an evening of networking and great food prepared by restaurant staff.
In the photos, associates mingle on Bandana's backyard patio; Porter Councilman Jeff Baker (center) talks shop with Chamber of Commerce President and CEO David Lacki and Porter Councilman Larry White; and at left, Jack Fowler (center right) from Big Jack Productions joins with friends. "Blender" sponsors included First Niagara, Rainbow Tour & Reception, Big Jack Productions and Niagara Frontier Publications.
The Chamber of Commerce has scheduled its next "Blender" for Thursday, Sept. 16, at the Youngstown Yacht Club. Information can be found online at or by calling 754-9500. (photos by Terry Duffy and Jennifer Pauly)