Chamber roars back
by Chip Latcham
03:00 PM, Wednesday, October 01
Friday night’s Chamber of Commerce banquet at Chase Field was praised by many of those in attendance. If it had not been for the poor acoustics and lack of a cool breeze at the beginning of the evening in the former naval base hangar, the event wo...

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