May 2016 – Chamber Member Business News

May 2016 – Chamber Member Business News

Chamber Member MAY 2016 Business News
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Your BUSINESS NEWS will be posted to the Chamber Website – it will be emailed to fellow Chamber Members with all of our event emails and the website link will be posted to the Chamber Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter pages!
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We will be opening for the season starting in May! Visit us at for additional information on all of our new offerings for the 2016 paddling season! We hope to see you soon!

  • Chamber Member Discount is 15% when you use the Promo Code CFChamber
  • Kayaking 7 days a week
  • New Online Booking/Payment system
  • Frequent Kayaker Club rewards card to earn free rental or transportation
  • Coffee Kayak Club
  • Group Self-Guided Tours
  • Group Guided Tours
  • Sunset Tours
  • Roses Run Patio Party & Sunset Tour
  • Friday Night Community Kayak to Riverfront Concert Series

Burning River Adventures LLC  – (330) 969- BOAT


Riverfront Concert Series by IROK
May is here!! We are just a few weeks away from kicking off your 2016 Concert Series. Today, we are happy to announce that we will be bringing wine to our venue. The community asked for it last year and we are making it happen!
Riverfront Concert Series by IROK is proud to announce your 2016 line up!!

*5/27* – TONY RIO- Country and Rock with special guest Socrates and the Philosophers

*6/03* – SPAZMATICS- 90’s Covers with special guest Flyin Jays

*06/17* – AN INNOCENT BAND- Billy Joel Tribute with special guest Devil Strip

*6/24* – CARLOS JONES- Reggae with special guest Seefari’s Bob Marley Tribute

*7/01* – BUCK NAKED- Pop Country with special guest Karri Fedor and KEROSENE

*7/08* – EVIL WAYS- Santana Tribute with special guest Humbucker Blues

*7/22* – JERSEY- Bruce Springsteen Tribute with special guest One- U2 Tribute

*7/29* – NASHVILLE CRUSH- Country with special guest Joshua Surgeon & The Dusty Bottoms

*8/05* – SOUTHERN ROCK SUPERSTARS with special guest Redneck Incorporated

*8/12* – WANTED- Bon Jovi Tribute with special guest Blue Siren

*8/19* – TIME TRAVELER- Moody Blues Tribute with special guest Radio City

*8/26* – VICIOUS CYCLE- Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute with special guest Goodnight Tonight

*9/02* – FLOYD- The Tribute with special guest King Highway- Tom Petty Tribute

***THIS IS A GREAT TIME FOR A GREAT CAUSE!!! We can’t wait to see everyone here this summer!***




AngelFAX is now an Affinity Partner with the Cuyahoga Falls Chamber.  So what does AngelFAX do?  We provide fax solutions that are BETTER and support the community.  STOP overpaying for a traditional fax solution thru AT&T or Time Warner.  AngelFAX offers options;  Fax to Email, traditional, or a combination of both.  Perhaps your mobile work day no longer benefits from a traditional fax solution, or you want to save paper and ink by transitioning your current fax number to a Fax to Email solution?  It gets better!!  You save 10% off your current price AND 10% of your full payment is paid to the Cuyahoga Falls Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation which supports the Scholarship Fund.  KEEP your current number, SAVE money, CONTRIBUTE to the Scholarship Fund and IMPROVE your fax solution!  My name is Bill Kirk, I am the owner of AngelFAX in Akron, OH. and I make the transition easy and seamless.  Unless you LOVE AT&T or Time Warner, won’t you save money and support your community?   Bill can be reached at 330-237-1111 or



Western Reserve Hospital
Saturday, April 30th was Drug Take Back Day 2016. Residents turned in unwanted /unused medication in the hospital lobby for FREE, safe disposal. They collected more than 80 pounds of unused medications for safe disposal as part of National Drug Take Back Day. More information: 330-971-8000 or


Tubbs Chiropractic

Tubbs Chiropractic will be giving away 4 FREE BASEBALL TICKETS to see the AKRON RUBBER DUCKS!! To be entered into the drawing all you have to do is LIKE, COMMENT, and SHARE this post! Everyone who participates in the contest will also be eligible for a 100% FREE appointment to our office! The winner will be announced on May 4. Tubbs Chiropractic 911 Graham Road, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. 330-945-4700


City of Cuyahoga Falls
2016 Electronics Recycle Collection Program.  Mayor Don Walters announces the 7th annual E-Recycle Collection Program in Cuyahoga Falls on Saturday, May 7th from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Cuyahoga Falls has once again partnered with Accurate IT Services, an R-2 Certified Electronics Recycling Company, to ensure responsible recycling of old electronics and accessories.

Citizens and businesses may drop off these items at the City of Cuyahoga Falls Service Complex located at 2560 Bailey Road (participants will enter and exit the Service Complex at Gaylord Grove).  The program is open to all – there is no residency requirement.

Included among the many electronics and accessories that will be accepted for recycling at no cost are scanners, shredders, tools, copiers, printers, DVD/VHS/VCR units and all accessories, electronic toys, video game consoles and hand-held game systems, GPS devices, hair dryers, kitchen equipment, microwaves, LCD/LED/Plasma TVs, cameras, radios, cell phones and all telephones, computer equipment hardware, servers, and accessories, as well as electrical appliances that do not contain Freon will be accepted for recycling.

There will be a $20 recycle fee per unit for CRT, DLP and Rear Projection televisions of any size, and a $5 recycle fee per unit for CRT computer monitors. Checks should be made payable to Accurate IT Services. Please: No alkaline batteries, broken or exposed CRT tubes, or light bulbs of any kind will be accepted.  Check with local hardware stores and the Summit ReWorks website for fluorescent light bulb recycling. For more information, visit the City website at, or email



Cuyahoga Falls Better Block
Chamber Member volunteers (21 years over) needed to serve beer during this 2 day pop up business/night market event that will happen on the historic Cuyahoga Falls Riverfront. Friday, August 26 from 4:30 pm – 11 pm and Saturday, August 27 from 10 am – 3 pm. Please contact the Chamber Office to sign up. 330-929-6756.



Cuyahoga Falls City Schools
Those who attend Musical Horizons 2016: Jazzin’ the Falls will have the opportunity to hear two California-based musicians perform. Wayne Bergeron, Rusty Higgins and Scott Garlock will headline the May 7 event which will feature the Cuyahoga Falls High School Gold Tones under the direction of Jim Lang and the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Paul Ferguson. The concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. at the high school auditorium, 2300 Fourth St.

Bergeron is the “No. 1 trumpet player in the world,” according to Jim Stahl, owner of Central Instrument Co., one of the sponsors of Jazzin’ the Falls Musical Horizons 2016. “He is one of the most sought-after musicians in the world,” Stahl said. “Studio sessions, film dates, international touring, jazz concerts, guest appearances and clinics keep him busy in Los Angeles and worldwide.” His movie credits included “Frozen,” “Get On Up,” “Toy Story 3,” “Jersey Boys,” “The Incredibles” and “Rocky Balboa.” His TV credits include the Academy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, SAG Awards, NBC, ESPN and TNT sports themes, Entertainment Tonight theme, American Idol, the Emmys and the Grammys. In all, Bergeron has worked on more than 350 TV and motion picture soundtracks. Source:
GOLD TONES of Cuyahoga Falls H.S. – Jim Lang, Director
CLEVELAND JAZZ ORCHESTRA – Paul Ferguson, Director
CFHS Auditorium / May 7, 2016, 3 – 9 PM/ Concert 7:30 PM
Jazzin’ the Falls – Reservation Form – Click Here



City of Cuyahoga Falls / Chamber of Commerce
The City of Cuyahoga Falls celebrates National Arbor Day with a special tree planting ceremony recognizing an important individual, group or event in Cuyahoga Falls which has made a significant impact on our community. This year, the Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce was honored on Friday, April 29, 2016 at Kennedy Park, Cuyahoga Falls.

Along with the Arbor Day program and celebration, the City selected Roberts Middle School to participate in an Arbor Day Contest. The 6th Grade classes at Roberts Middle School were chosen this year to create a 3D art project following the theme “Trees Provide a Canopy of Life – Celebrate & Protect Them” as it is recognized for the importance of trees in our community and the many, incredible ways they help people and improve the environment. Photos and more information here:
Falls News Press Article:



Cuyahoga Falls Oktoberfest Charity Volley Ball Tournament
Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 8 am at Legend Lanes Bowling Center
This is a 6’s Co-Ed Sand Volleyball Tournament to support the Cuyahoga Falls Oktoberfest charities. It will be limited to the first 24 teams registered – All teams must have a minimum of 2 women on the court – All registered teams will be contacted by email
*With enough teams registered, there will be three pool play divisions (one ‘A’ net, two ‘B’ nets, and one Rec net) – prizes to 1st Place in each division!
*Cost to register is $200.00 per team which includes all day pool play in the tournament, lunch ticket, tournament t-shirt, and fun in the sun for charity! Bring extra cash to purchase a serve in our serving contest and to purchase tickets for our 50/50 raffle and other great items to be raffled off! The bowling alley will be open as well so their concessions & bar will be open as well. PLEASE DO NOT BRING OUTSIDE ALCOHOL TO THE TOURNAMENT.
*To register a team, please call or text Jessica Brandy – (330) 603-5206 or email
*We need the Captain’s name, phone contact, email contact, team name, net division (A, B, or Rec), and if available, all t-shirt sizes (the t-shirts will be men’s regular fit)
*Payment will be accepted up until the morning of the tournament – please make checks payable to Cuyahoga Falls Oktoberfest
*Please inquire if you wish to pay ahead of time and we will provide the address to send your team’s payment. More information:



Cuyahoga Falls Relay For Life / American Cancer Society
Cuyahoga Falls is Painting the Town Purple for the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life!  As a local business owner, we want you to join in the fun, and help us promote the Relay For Life of Cuyahoga Falls by decorating your place of business  PURPLE in support of the American Cancer Society’s mission.

  • May 23-June 4, 2016
  • Questions?  Please contact American Cancer Society Staff, Jared Brauer at (330) 517-2064 or


How to submit YOUR business news:

  • Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce Members only!
  • Who will email the information out to the Chamber Members?
    The Chamber will email out the announcements once a month.
  • When will the email go out?
    The email will be sent out the first week of the month.
  • What can I submit for Chamber Member Business Announcements?
    The announcement information that you submit to the Chamber will only be accepted via email only and must be strictly related to your Chamber Member business in which you are a paid Member of the Chamber of Commerce.

    Examples of what may be submitted: a new service your business is offering, a special “Members Only” discount offer, new employee announcement for your business, new business ribbon cutting, business anniversary invitation, business open house announcement, new business address, office space for rent, celebrating a business anniversary, etc.
  • How much space can I have for a Chamber Member Business Announcement?
    300 words or fewer of text only and one listing per Chamber Member business per month. All submissions must be emailed. Ads will not be accepted.  PDFS, JPGS, LOGOS or phone, fax, paper submissions will not be accepted.
  • What is the deadline to submit information?
    The deadline to submit a Chamber Member Business Announcement is the 25th of the month by 12 noon and it will run in the next month’s email.

Email your news submission exactly how it should appear via text information in the actual email OR in a MS Word Document in text format only to  PDFS, JPGS, LOGOS or phone, fax, paper submissions will not be accepted.

*YOUR Contact Name/Title
*YOUR Chamber Member Business Name
*Your Chamber Member Business Announcement of 300 words or less/exactly how it should appear.
All emailed submissions for the Chamber Member Business Announcements are subject to approval and may be edited. Chamber Dues must be current to submit.
The Chamber is not liable for any misprints, typos or incorrect information submitted.  If there are no submissions for the month an email will not be sent.