- There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony at O’Reilly Auto Parts, located at 1621 Veterans Ave. in Vandalia, at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15.
- There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony at The Turning Leaf, located at 513 W. Gallatin Street, at noon on Friday, Oct. 16.
- Heart & Home Realty is hosting open houses from 5-7 p.m. this Wednesday, Oct. 14, at the following addresses in Vandalia: 512 N. 1st Street and 1501 W. Jefferson Street.
- Be sure to stop by the Red Door, located at 610 W. Gallatin Street, and register to win a weekly $15 gift certificate that may be used in the café or store. The winner will be drawn every Sunday.
- Be sure to visit Hosick Motors’ Facebook page, www.facebook.com/hosickmotors, and “like” the Free Oil Change post by 7 p.m. on Tuesday to enter the Free Oil Change Contest. The winner will be chosen at random.
- Copies of the Chamber's 100th Anniversary cookbook are available for purchase at Kaskaskia Supply and Rental, First Bank, First National Bank (downtown office), The Red Door and the Chamber office, located at 1408 N. 5th St. The books are $10 apiece and those who purchase two cookbooks will receive a free T-shirt.