• Local Community Resources During Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic

    TABLE OF CONTENTSState Gov. Wolf’s Order to Close Non-Life-Sustaining BusinessesPA.GOV Offers Guidance on Responding to CoronavirusResources for Businesses & EmployeesExcela Health’s Community MessagePennDOT Photo & License CentersVote-By-Mail Option for Upcoming Primary Election******CountyWestmoreland County ResourcesFayette County ResourcesSomerset County Resources****** Local Community– Local Businesses Still Open & Updated Hours – – Local

  • Corona Virus Update from Excela Health

    Corona Virus Update from Excela Health – March 2020

    Dear Chamber of Commerce: Corona Virus (COVID-19) has dominated our news cycles in recent days. We learn daily of increasing numbers of individuals who have been infected. At this writing there are no confirmed cases in our community, but we do need to be prepared for any eventuality. The good

  • MLCC March 2020 Flyer

    View or download the latest Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce Flyer.

  • Donegal Lake Opening

    Refilling of Donegal Lake Underway Following Dam Rehabilitation Project

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (February 12) – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) is pleased to announce that the refilling of Donegal Lake in Westmoreland County is underway following a lengthy dam rehabilitation project. “As the refill process gets underway, people will notice the water levels increasing gradually over the next

  • Don’t Miss Our 2nd Annual Job Fair!

    The MLCC Job Fair, open to all local employers and interested applicants, is slated for Saturday, March 14, 2020 from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Celebration Place at the Donegal Days Inn. Organizers hope local residents and visitors will take advantage of the opportunity to learn about the variety of

  • The Power of Discounts & Coupons

    Who doesn’t love getting a discount or cashing in a coupon? Absolutely no one, that’s who! Follow along with Laurel Highlands’ leading marketer, Boss Bear Creative, as he shares interesting statistics for both businesses and customers alike. Businesses, if you aren’t using discounts and coupons as part of your marketing

  • MLCC February 2020 Flyer

    View or download the latest Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce Flyer.

  • February Food Drive for American Heart Month

    Take in your canned donations throughout February to get a paper ❤️ and Somerset Trust Company will match donations to the American Heart Association at $1.00 per ❤️! Visit the Champion branch at 1446 County Line Road.

  • The Power of Social Media

    The power of social media is not to be underestimated. Laurel Highlands’ leading marketer, Boss Bear Creative, shines some light on surprising statistics for both our local small businesses and social media users. Which social media platform is the current king? How long does the average user spend on social

  • February Returning Members – Thank You for Renewing!

    The Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce wishes to say thank you to these returning members for renewing their membership: Amerikohl Mining, Inc., Caddie Shak Family Entertainment Center, Clyde Brooks Funeral Home, Donegal Dairy Queen Grill & Chill, Donegal McDonald’s, First National Bank of Pennsylvania, Foggy Mountain Lodge & Restaurant, Gerry’s

  • Westmoreland County Census 2020

    The Importance of 2020’s Census

    IT’S TIME!! Do you know that every YEAR the federal government distributes more than $675 BILLION, that’s with a B, to states and communities?? And guess how they allocate that money … It is all BASED ON CENSUS DATA. Our United States Constitution REQUIRES that every 10 years we take

  • Congratulations to Donna Vasinko for Winning the Annual Stocking Stuffer Ticket

    Donna Vasinko of Acme is this year’s Annual Stocking Stuffer Ticket winner with her lucky number 066. Donna, thrilled with her winnings, said that this was her first time purchasing a ticket and that she loves Christmas in the mountains. Congratulations, Donna! The Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce extends sincere

  • daVinci Xi Open House @ Excela Latrobe Hospital

    Join us for a simulation of the latest advancements in robot-assisted surgery. You will also have an opportunity to test drive Excela Health’s newest robot model, the daVinci Xi! Excela Health surgeons will be onsite from 1pm-2pm for a live demo and to answer questions.

  • MLCC January 2020 Flyer

    View or download the latest Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce Flyer.

  • Laurel Mountain Opens for the Season on Saturday, December 21st!

    Laurel Mountain will open for the season this Saturday, Dec. 21, marking the official start of the 2019-2020 ski and snowboard season at the historic mountain. The snowmaking team has been hard at work through the month of December to prepare the slopes for this exciting day. The team has

  • Returning Members – Thank You for Renewing!

    The Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce wishes to say thank you to these returning members for renewing their membership: BHHS The Preferred Realty – Josh Crowe, Champion Lumber Company, Christian Family & Children’s Center, Dipaola Quality Climate Control, Donegal Auto Body, Tri County Home Improvements, G&D Market, LHTC Broadband, Ridgeline

  • MLCC December 2019 Flyer

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  • Build a Snowman Challenge Starts February 10th!

    Mother Nature always turns the Laurel Highlands into a winter wonderland . . . Let’s make the most out of it! The Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce invites you to build your best snowman (or snowwoman) and show it off to our local community in our BUILD A SNOWMAN CHALLENGE!

  • Springfield Township Light Up Night

    Please join us from Friday, November 29th through Friday, December 20th. All Springfield Twp. residents and businesses are invited to participate in the Springfield Township Light Up!

  • Annual Stocking Stuffer Tickets Now Available!

    Get your Annual Stocking Stuffer ticket to benefit the Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce! Get 2 numbers for only a $5 donation, that’s it! Tickets can be purchased at the MLCC Office, LHTC Broadband, Shari Bukovac Bookkeeping and See-Mor’s All Star Grill.

  • Chad Gales Named MLCC Community Service Recipient

    The Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce would like to congratulate Mr. Chad Gales of G&D Market for being the recipient of their 2019 Community Service Award!

  • 20th Annual Christmas in the Mountains

    Shop local in the Laurel Highlands throughout Laurelville, Donegal, Champion and more on Friday, December 6th – Sunday, December 8th from 10am-6pm. Each business supports a charity!

  • 2020 State of the County Luncheon

    Join us and other chambers from across the county as we welcome our local County Commissioners and listen to them provide perspective on the county’s most pressing challenges heading into 2020, offer updates on key agenda items relating to business, and answer YOUR questions!

  • MLCC PBX Winter Kickoff Multi-Chamber Mega Mixer @ Seven Springs

    BE EXCITED about promoting your business in the Laurel Highlands by joining us at the PITTSBURGH BUSINESS EXCHANGE (PBX) 2020 Winter Kickoff Multi-Chamber Mega Mixer at Seven Spring Mountain Resort on Friday, January 10th from 5-8 pm. Cash bar / business casual. Early bird rates of $20 will expire on

  • MLCC November 2019 Flyer

    View or download the latest Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce Flyer.

  • Opening Weekend at Seven Springs and Hidden Valley

    Seven Springs & Hidden Valley Slopes to Open Saturday, November 23

    A late Thanksgiving means an early start for Seven Springs and Hidden Valley resorts this year and the slopes at both mountains are open for skiing and snowboarding this Saturday and Sunday! Since November 8, the resorts’ snowmaking teams have been taking full advantage of the recent blasts of arctic

  • MLCC’s Annual Dinner Celebration Recap

    The Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce (MLCC) celebrated its successes on Thursday, November 7th at Nino’s Restaurant. MLCC President Shari Bukovac welcomed everyone in attendance. She thanked Nino’s Restaurant for creating a great menu and atmosphere for the celebration. Dr. Merle Skinner CFCC Executive Director led with prayer. After dinner,

  • MLCC October 2019 Flyer

    View or download the latest Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce Flyer.

  • The MLCC Flyer is Celebrating 14 Years!

    The Mountain Laurel Chamber of Commerce (MLCC) decided to produce an in-house marketing piece when we learned that a local printing business was no longer going to do a similar piece. A lot of our members advertised with them and were disappointed to learn it was no longer going to

  • 6th Annual Ladies’ Day Bash Recap

      Ladies Packed the House for the 6th Annual Ladies’ Day Bash! About 360 lucky ladies from all over the Laurel Highlands region packed the beautifully renovated Donegal Event Center on September 29, 2019 to enjoy food, drinks, desserts, vendors, games, prizes and an all around spectacular event at the