Business news

State’s unemployment picture looking a bit better
March 26, 2010
The Kansas unemployment rate dropped to 6.8 percent in February, down from 7.2 percent in January, officials reported today.
Chamber of commerce honors volunteering at annual awards dinner
February 25, 2010
The Eudora Chamber of Commerce named Mateo Chiropractic the 2009 Business of the Year. The chamber also named Denise Davis its 2009 Person of the Year.
Biking Across Kansas coming to Eudora in June
February 19, 2010
Biking Across Kansas tour to make overnight stop at Eudora Middle School
LMH facility plans approved
February 11, 2010
Plans for Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s primary care facility in Eudora are moving forward.
LMH awaits construction on Eudora facility
February 5, 2010
Plans for Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s primary care facility in Eudora are moving forward.
City partners with chamber on business grant
January 28, 2010
Eudora City Administrator John Harrenstein told the Eudora Chamber of Commerce on Thursday the city of Eudora is beginning the process of applying for a rural business grant.
Two restaurants hope to open in January
December 10, 2009
Two eateries are set to open early 2010 in Eudora.
Despite gains, Kansas job market still uncertain
December 2, 2009
The unemployment rate in Kansas continues to rise, reports the Kansas Department of Labor.
Merchants moving downtown
November 5, 2009
Downtown Eudora could get a bit of a boost as two businesses look to open by the end of the year.
Eudora Holiday Extravaganza
November 4, 2009
The Eudora Chamber of Commerce is having various holiday festivities Dec. 5.
Eudora to regain business
October 29, 2009
Eudora could soon regain one of the five businesses it has lost during the last year.
Hardware store closing due in part to lack of housing starts
September 24, 2009
Unless nine homes are built before Dec. 31, it will be the fifth time in the last six years that new housing starts have decreased from year to year. The lack of new homes have spelt doom for Durkin’s Hardware, which will close its doors by the end of October. The store will be the fifth to have closed in Eudora during the last year.
Farm ready to open pumpkin patch for fifth year
September 24, 2009
With a giant caterpillar and massive pumpkins made from bales of hay already set up, it’s clear to those driving down 158th Street that Kerby Farm will soon be open for business.
Chamber changes meetings
July 23, 2009
When Doug Mateo noticed attendees of Eudora Chamber of Commerce meetings were looking at their watches instead of their agendas, he and other members of the chamber decided a change was needed.