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As part of their rebranding efforts, Lombardi Co. joined the Weirton Chamber of Commerce this year. They have found the chamber offers many advertising and networking opportunities. Starting out as a small construction company in 1999, Lombardi grew rapidly into a well-respected leader in the construction industry with a highly diversified portfolio. With decades of combined construction experience, Lombardi has the knowledge and expertise to get your job done right. Their success is built on relationships.

“With our employees, professional partners and clients – as they succeed, we succeed. Passion drives our commitment to top-quality work. Honor and integrity mean the job’s not complete until you’re satisfied.”

Today, Lombardi Co. consists of four divisions – construction, services, rentals and development. Lombardi Construction provides top-notch general contracting and construction management services. Lombardi Services delivers skilled maintenance and general labor services, available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Lombardi Rentals offers townhouse and storage facilities for rent in the Follansbee area. Lombardi Development focuses on commercial and residential estate development. To learn more, visit the website at www.lombardicompanies.com.

Lombardi Companies is located at 649 Virginia Ave., Follansbee. Their office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Your Chamber and You

Nino Karas of the Serbian American Cultural Center and Dawn Takacs of Elite Casino Events will host “A Night at the Sands,” a retro 1960s Las Vegas-style dinner and show Nov. 2 at the cultural center.

The event begins with a red carpet reception and cocktail hour at 5 p.m., with a five-course meal following a 6 p.m. Following dessert, the Pittsburgh Rat Pack will perform a musical comedy show. At 8 p.m., the dance floor will open and “for-fun” casino games, such as craps, blackjack, poker and roulette, will be available.

Red carpet photos will be available at flickr.com/elitecasinoevents. Evening dress is appropriate.

Tickets are $50 in advance and $55 at the door. Limited stage-side seating, including VIP passes and champagne, also are available. To purchase tickets, call (304) 215-8419 or (304) 723-7372.

Proceeds benefit the Weirton United Way.

The Serbian American Cultural Center and Elite Casino Events are Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce members.

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Apollo is a locally owned company in Wintersville, Ohio, with an additional location in Columbus, Ohio, that specializes in all types of cleaning plus fire, water, smoke and mold restoration.

Established in 2001 by Anthony N. Mougianis, Apollo prides itself on customer service with the “100 percent satisfaction guaranteed Apollo promise,” and being a positive influence in its community.

More information on Apollo Professional Cleaning and Restoration can be found at www.apolloprocleaning.com or by calling (740) 264-6400 for Wintersville, (304) 233-1313 for Wheeling and (614) 465-2376 for Columbus.

Apollo is a member organization of the Weirton Chamber of Commerce and values the professionalism, special programs and opportunities gained through the chamber.

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Aaron’s Inc., a national leader in the sales and lease ownership and specialty retailing of residential and office furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, has more than 1,800 company-operated and franchised stores in 48 states and Canada.

Founded in 1955 by entrepreneur R. Charles Loudermilk Sr. and headquartered in Atlanta, Aaron’s has been publicly traded since 1982.

In 2009, Aaron Rents re-branded to Aaron’s Inc to bring the company in line with the same name all stores now operate under. More than 55 million households across North America know and trust the Aaron’s name.

Aaron’s is an industry leader in serving the moderate-income customer, offering affordable payment plans, quality merchandise and superior service. Aaron’s has been responsible for many of the industry’s most successful and innovative marketing, operational and manufacturing programs.

At Aaron’s, customers can count on a low-price guarantee on every item; being automatically pre-approved; the ability to chose six-, 12-, 18- or 24-month payment terms; ability to pay monthly or semi-monthly; 120 days same as cash; and 20 percent off discount when you retail any product in store.

Aaron’s is the easy way to own. All you need is a few friends, a place to live and a source of income.

Aaron’s is a new Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce member and has been working with the chamber to network with other businesses.

The hours of operation are from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Aaron’s is located at 222 Park Drive at the Three Springs Plaza. For information, call (304) 723-3288.