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Chamber Is a Proud Co-Sponsor of National Night Out

National Night Out is a nation-wide annual event organized by local communities to build trust and relationships between residents, businesses, and police and fire departments in order to make our neighborhoods more safe. The Greater Irondale Chamber is pleased to...

Whistle Stop Festival 2016 Survived the Heat!

The clouds were sparse and the vendors plentiful at the 2016 Whistle Stop Festival! The day set records for heat index on a Saturday in September, but those who attended the WSF in downtown Irondale were not disappointed.  The food was delicious, the music was...

GICC September 2016 Chamber Luncheon Recap

Last week the Greater Irondale Chamber was delighted to host international speaker, Joe Thomas, author of the book, Everybody Knows Joe: 11 Keys to Impactful Networking. Mr. Thomas was both informative and entertaining!  We're confident anyone you speak to who...

IKF Karate Offers Classes for All Ages

If you're looking for an excellent vehicle that teaches exercise, self defense, respect for others, and self discipline, have you considered karate?  IKF Karate, which opened last year in Grants Mill Station, offers instruction for all ages:   Tuesday & Thursday...

EWTN Job Postings

EWTN currently has several jobs available in the Birmingham area: -- Accounts Payable Specialist, responsible for processing accounts payable transactions for the assigned EWTN entities. HS diploma required, accounting coursework or undergraduate degree and 3-5 years...

Library’s “Food for Fines” Program

September is National Library Card Month!  A great excuse to visit your Irondale Public Library. Maybe you've been avoiding the library lately because of a few outstanding late fines.  Well, take advantage of the Food for Fines program this month!  For each canned...

“Mother Angelica Way” Road Dedication

On Friday, September 16, at 10:00 AM, the City of Irondale will unveil a new road sign in recognition of the renaming of a portion of Old Leeds Road to "Mother Angelica Way." The short stretch of Old Leeds Road meant to pay tribute to the amazing life of EWTN's...

Memorable 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony in Irondale

On Sunday, September 11, in a remembrance ceremony before a crowd of approximately 150, the City of Irondale paid tribute to the innocent lives who were lost fifteen years before - particularly all the first-responders who rushed in to danger on that day fifteen years...

Mayor to Present “State of the City” Address at April Luncheon

The Greater Irondale Chamber of Commerce is pleased to welcome Mayor Tommy Joe Alexander as he presents his "State of the City" address at the next membership luncheon on Thursday, April 9 at Pine Tree Country Club. The luncheon begins with networking at 11:30 AM,...