Chamber Ambassadors celebrated on Jan. 9, 2018, with Bus-Wi-Ser at their ribbon cutting outside the Oakley Lindsay Center. Bus-Wi-Ser LLC is fun and safe bus transportation that holds up to 14 people and can be used anywhere in the Tri-State area. It’s perfect for weddings, birthday and bachelor(ette) parties, sporting events, concerts, and more! For more information, call (217) 440-0236.
Blessing Convenient Care
Chamber Ambassadors celebrated on Dec. 21, 2017, with Blessing staff at the grand opening of Blessing Convenient Care clinic inside Hy-Vee on Harrison, 1400 Harrison. The clinic treats people with minor injuries and illnesses. Hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. For more information, click here.
Panera Bread Co
Chamber Ambassadors celebrated on Dec. 19, 2017, with Panera Bread at the opening of their new location. With the opening of the new location, they have brought over 40 new jobs to Quincy, moving from 38 employees to over 80. New offerings include a drive-thru, order kiosks, an 8-minute cafe based delivery range, and table side service. Panera Bread Co., 3738 Broadway St., is open Monday through Saturday
Alzheimer’s Association – Quincy Area Branch
Chamber Ambassadors celebrated on Dec. 12, 2017, with the Alzheimer’s Association – Quincy Area Branch at their new location. Alzheimer’s Association, 105 N 36th St Ste 201 (above Created For Motion Wellness Center), is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There is also a 24/7 helpline (800) 272-3900 which is available 365 days a year. For more information, call (217) 641-0140 or visit www.alz.org/illinois.
Chamber Ambassadors celebrated on Dec. 8, 2017, with Slumberland at their grand opening inside Quincy Mall. As part of the celebration, Slumberland donated 30 mattresses to Quanada and to the Madonna House. Slumberland, 3203 Broadway St., Ste. 1, is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, call (217) 776-7777 or visit www.slumberland.com
Midwest Office Supply
Congratulations to new business Midwest Office at 632 Maine Street in The District! Midwest Office recently purchased Ridders Business Supply and has offices in Springfield, IL and Effingham, IL, along with offices in Missouri and Kansas. They offer office supplies, office furniture, print and promotional products, and space and planning design services. They are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call (217) 223-0541 or click here to visit their website.
Dunnbelly Bar + Bistro
Congratulations to owners, Brad and Karyn Dunn on the opening of their new restaurant, Dunnbelly Bar + Bistro! Chamber Ambassadors were there to celebrate on October 27th, 2017 as they prepared for their grand opening. Dunnbelly offers a wide range of cocktails, wine and beer as well as salads, soups, steak, seafood and pasta dishes. This modern-American Bistro specializes in comfort food classics and craft cocktails that are inspired by the farm-fresh flavors and global influences found in California wine country cuisine. They pride themselves on getting back to basics with simple, local and organic ingredients. They are also renovating the basement to be available for event rental. Hours are currently Tuesday – Saturday 4:30PM – 9:00PM with the addition of lunch hours late November.
Quincy Medical Group Eye & Vision Institute
Congratulations to the new Quincy Medical Group Eye & Vision Institute, 1125 Hampshire! The Eye & Vision Institute is comprised of a multi-specialty team consisting of Ophthalmologists, Optometrists, and Opticians providing patients access to specialty and routine care. This care includes vision tests, glasses and contact lenses, screenings for eye diseases, diagnosis and treatment of most eye conditions, and specialized care of medical retina, glaucoma, corneal disease, cataract, as well as eyelid procedures. The Ophthalmology Department is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the Optical Department is open from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. For more information, call (217) 222-EYES (3937) or click here to go to their website.
The Yum Factory
Chamber Ambassadors celebrated The Yum Factory, Inc.’s grand opening on October 6th, 2017. Located downtown at 700 Maine in Quincy, The Yum Factory offers a unique and cozy spot to get homemade cupcakes, chocolates and specialty baked goods as well as coffee, breakfast and lunch items. They also offer gluten-free, grain-free, keto and vegan options. Hours are 7:00AM-5:00PM.
Blue Lotus Boutique
Chamber Ambassadors celebrated the grand opening of Blue Lotus Boutique, 835 Kentucky, on Oct. 4, 2017, with a ribbon cutting. Blue Lotus Boutique, a women’s clothing and accessories shop, is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday. They can be found on Facebook, and their phone number is (217) 430-0939. Pictured from left to right: Brady Frericks, ambassador; Darlene Jacobs, co-worker; Jodi Allen, owner’s daughter-in-law; Mia Allen, owner’s granddaughter; Shelly Allen, owner; and Shelly Steinkamp, ambassador.