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Largo/Mid-Pinellas chamber to hold networking event

Largo

Chamber to hold after hours event on Thursday

The Largo/Mid-Pinellas Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly Business After Hours networking event Thursday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Alfano's Restaurant, 1702 N Clearwater-Largo Road. The event is $10 for chamber members and $20 for nonmembers. Advance registration is recommended. To register, e-mail events@largochamber.org or call (727) 584-2321.

Pinellas Park

Shop shows off its dynamometer

Pete Stop Motor Co. had a recent grand opening for its new location, and gearheads showed up to put their cars on the dynamometer to get an idea of how fast their cars can go, the horsepower they're putting out and whether they're running properly. Lead technician Carter Taliaferro said the dynamometer is for "tuning computer systems on cars to get the best horsepower and air fuel ratios out of them, to find out the mixture going to the engines." The shop, 3991 Park Blvd., says its dynamometer is one of only two in Pinellas County.

ST. Petersburg

Job fair is Monday at the Coliseum

The Tampa Bay Job and Career Fair will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday at the Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N. Participants can meet 30 to 40 local companies that have immediate employment needs. The fair covers all areas of business and is open to everyone. Dress for success and bring resumes. For more information, call (727) 893-8523.

Fax business briefs to (727) 893-8675 or e-mail to neighborhood@sptimes.com.

Largo/Mid-Pinellas chamber to hold networking event 09/18/10 [Last modified: Saturday, September 18, 2010 4:30am]
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