Located in historic downtown Amherst, Lighthouse Insurance Agency is a full-service independent insurance firm. Lighthouse has the flexibility to work with many different companies to meet the individual needs of our customers and get them the best competitive rates available.
They can assist you with all your insurance needs including Home, Auto, Life and Business. As your trusted insurance adviser, Lighthouse Insurance is constantly looking for ways to reduce rates and save you money. At Lighthouse Insurance Agency, you'll receive top-notch service while building a lifelong and trustworthy relationship with their customers.
Thank you to Lighthouse Insurance for being the 2014 Lolley the Trolley Sponsor.
Come to Amherst and experience the quaint, small town feeling of a charming community with a distinctive business district, unique architecture, and a historic downtown that characterizes nineteenth century America.
Main Street Amherst has been designed to promote all aspects of the downtown business district by improving economic management, strengthening public participation, recruiting new businesses, rehabilitating buildings, and making downtown a fun place to visit.
Volunteers are always needed to help reach our goals! No amount of time or energy is too small. There are many different ways for you or business to be involved. Check out the Community Calendar for various committee meetings and events to learn more.
General Membership Meeting
Our next regularly scheduled General Membership Meeting will be on Thursday, October 2 at 9:00am at the MSA Community Center. You do not need to be a member to attend; just come and meet fellow business owners. Minutes from the September meeting are now available for download.
Smart Start Workshop
The next Smart Start Workshop will be held on Tuesday, October 7 from 8:00 to 10:00am. Just in time for the holiday season, the Workshop will focus on "Best Practices from MSN Money's Top 10 Customer Service Companies" including State Farm, Lowes and UPS. MSA Members are just $5; non-members are $15. Click here to register.
Amherst After Hours
Come meet fellow Amherst business professionals during Main Street Amherst's quarterly networking to be held Wednesday, October 22 from 5:00 to 7:00pm at Ziggy's. This is a great time to learn how becoming a MSA Member can help your business grow while meeting fellow members. This quarter's networking is sponsored by Anytime Fitness, Dovin & Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center, Olde Town Pizza House, and WOBL/WDLW Radio.
Election for the Board of Directors
Would you like to become more involved in Main Street Amherst and help plan and carry out the strategic plan for the organization? Then becoming a Board Member is for you! Please complete this nomination form and submit to Teresa by Novmeber 20. Elections will be held on December 4.
Miracle on Main Street
Hard to believe but Santa will be visiting downtown Amherst in just a few short months! If your business, organization, sports team or club would like to welcome Santa by being a part of our annual Miracle on Main Street parade of if your business would iike to have a table in the Main Street Community Center, please return this form to Teresa by October 17. if your business would like to support this family-friendly event through a monetary sponsorship, please take a moment to review our sponsorship opportunities.