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Friday, January 18, 2019
With the new year well underway,  now is the time to make sure you know about new labor laws that will impact  businesses in 2019. Among those includes a law, signed in 2016, which raises the minimum wage incrementally, boosting it on Jan. 1 to $11 per hour for employers with 25 or fewer employees, and $12 per hour for businesses staffing more than 26 employees. “I think a lot of companies are more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Education, Political
Friday, January 18, 2019
 Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer serviceMcLay Services, Inc. is proud to announce that it has earned the home service industry’s coveted “Angie’s List Super Service Award” (SSA). This award honors service professionals who have maintained exceptional service ratings and reviews on Angie’s List in 2018.  McLay Services has been listed on Angie’s List since 2005.  This more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, January 17, 2019
The University of La Verne’s online bachelor’s and MBA degree programs have been ranked among the “Best Online Programs” by U.S. News & World Report for 2019. More than 1,500 online degree programs across the country were assessed as part of the annual rankings. This included 55 more programs than the previous year. University of La Verne’s online bachelor’s programs landed at 4th in California more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education
Friday, January 11, 2019
In celebration of Women’s History Month (March 2019), we are honoring outstanding women whose service has made a positive impact in our community.One woman from each city in the 41st Assembly District will be recognized as a Woman of Distinction at Assemblymember Holden’s District office Spring Open House. The 41st Assembly District stretches from Pasadena in the West to Upland in the East and more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Students from the University of La Verne’s Integrated Business Program raised more than $31,000 over the 10-week fall semester through startup businesses aimed at supporting local charities of their choosing. In its eighth year, the program offers business students the hands-on experience to operate a real-business venture prior to graduation. Students develop a product, a business plan, and more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education
Wednesday, January 09, 2019
The annual orange picking season begins Saturday, January 12th at Heritage Park, 5001 Via De Mansion. Enjoy a “Slice of La Verne’s Past” while picking some of the best-tasting oranges around. The Heritage Foundation offers you one of the last working orange groves in the area as a place to enjoy with your family. Bags of oranges are $5, and mesh bags and the picking poles are supplied. The more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Monday, January 07, 2019
Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk (RR/CC) Dean C. Logan announced that 33 community meetings will take place across Los Angeles County to give residents the opportunity to discuss potential Vote Center locations to be placed within their neighborhoods in 2020. In March 2020, Los Angeles County will implement a new voting model utilizing vote centers in compliance with the more
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Thursday, January 03, 2019
Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to California! They plan to film episodes of the hitseries American Pickers throughout your area in March 2019.AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique “picking” on History.The hit show follows Mike and Frank, two of the most skilled pickers in the business, as they hunt for America’smost more
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