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Tuesday, November 14, 2017
The California Chamber of Commerce is reminding all remaining employers that they will be required to electronically submit employment tax returns, wage reports, and payroll tax deposits to the Employment Development Department (EDD) beginning January 1, 2018. This requirement was already in place for employers with 10 or more employees.  All remaining employers are required to begin reporting ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Political
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
State Controller Betty T. Yee reported today California’s total revenues of $6.74 billion for October were just $38.7 million shy of expectations, even with two of the state’s biggest revenue sources missing the mark. A strong month for retail sales made up for most of the shortfall.   For the first four months of the 2017-18 fiscal year, total revenues of $32.65 billion are outpacing budget ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Political
Monday, November 13, 2017
In recent weeks there have been several future additions planned for the Target center at Foothill Boulevard and White Avenue. The City has received plans for a Broken Yolk Café to occupy the former Round Table Pizza space. Broken Yolk Café specializes in breakfast and lunch, with several locations in southern California (mostly in San Diego and Orange Counties). It is expected that the location ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, General News Article
Monday, November 13, 2017
The 12.3-mile Foothill Gold Line light rail project will break ground on December 2, 2017.  Six new light rail stations will be added to the Metro Gold Line system in Glendora, San Dimas, La Verne, Pomona, Claremont and Montclair.    Join elected officials, community members and the media as we celebrate the start of construction for this important regional project being funded by Measure M and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
In California, all employers must meet workplace posting obligations. Workplace postings are usually available at no cost from the requiring agency. The Department of Industrial Relations requires employers to post information related to wages, hours and working conditions in an area frequented by employees where it may be easily read during the workday. You are required to post labor law posters ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber
Friday, November 03, 2017
Annual ‘wish lists’ for holiday gifts for the kids now ‘ready for Santa’ at Haynes Family of Programs; December dates set for ‘gift wrap’ party, holiday lighting festivities               While Santa’s helpers everywhere are going back to work at this time of year, those interested in helping give the kids at the Haynes Family of Programs in La Verne something to wish for this Christmas can pick ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, November 02, 2017
The Pomona Fairplex thanks to everyone who came out to the LA County Fair! They had a great year and  continued thier tradition of giving back to the community. The Fair donated the equivalent of more than $2 million in free admission tickets to guests who engaged in community-benefit promotions and programs:* Dare to Give: $50,000 raised to American Red Cross relief fund for recent hurricane and ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Community, General News Article
Monday, October 30, 2017
Small Business Saturday is an American shopping holiday held on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, during one of the busiest shopping periods of the year. The aim of Small Business Saturday is to boost support of small businesses across the country and to act as a shopping alternative to BlackFriday and Cyber Monday.This year your La Verne Chamber of Commerce is rallying the neighborhood to Shop ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community
Monday, October 30, 2017
On Friday October 28, State Senator Anthony J. Portantino had the privilege, along with the La Verne Chamber of Commerce and the University of La Verne Small Business Development Center, of hosting a Business Walk in Downtown La Verne.  The Senator met with business owners and community leaders to hear concerns and learn how he can best support local small businesses in his district.  “It is very ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Political
Monday, October 30, 2017
On Thursday October 26, The Rotary Club of La Verne celebrated 50 years of Service above Self with a Ribbon Cutting and Gala. Over 100 Rotarians and their familly members attended the event and they raised close to $2000 for their service projects.    The Rotary Club of La Verne, California, Inc. was established June 7, 1967 for the purposes of engaging primarily as a service club.  It also ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Monday, October 23, 2017
On October 22, 2017 at about 6:19pm.  the T-Mobile store was robbed at gunpoint.   Employees were made to go into the back room while the suspect took contents of the safe, which was U.S. currency.  The suspect had his face covered.   This is the second armed robbery, in the general area, of a business.  The Nature’s Way shop was also robbed earlier in the month by the same method.     The LVPD ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Monday, October 23, 2017
Soda, sweets, and fast food can contribute to illnesses such as diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. But can poor diet lead to learning disabilities, aggression, and even brain damage? Dr. Joel Fuhrman, an internationally-recognized expert on nutrition and natural healing, will answer that question when he visits the University of La Verne on Oct. 26 for the LaFetra College of Education’s ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education
Monday, October 23, 2017
Leo Vision is a student-run company operating under the supervision of the University of La Verne’s College of Business and Public Management. Our aim is to not only provide digital signage to companies for an affordable price, but full creative and technological support to our clients. Our company funds the Maker Space that operates out of the University’s Wilson Library. We at Leo Vision would ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Vijay Gupta, who joined the Los Angeles Philharmonic at age 19, will come to the University of La Verne for a masterclass and mini recital on Oct. 31 as part of the university’s Lyceum visual and performing arts series. The event is free and open to the public. Gupta made his solo debut with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra at 11 years old. He has performed as a recitalist, soloist, and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, June 01, 2017
 State Mandated Commercial Recycling-AB 341Those businesses and multi family complexes who generate more than 4 cubic yards of organic waste per week which includes food scraps, flowers, grass and tree clippings MUST have organics recycling service. Those businesses who generate more than 4 cubic yards of waste per week and multi family complexes with 5 or more units, MUST have recycling ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article