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Thursday, September 21, 2017
Several bills supported by the California Chamber of Commerce to encourage local governments to approve new housing projects passed the Legislature on the last day of the session and are on their way to the Governor. The bills either hold local governments accountable for meeting the housing elements of their plans or aim to combat the “not in my backyard” (NIMBY) resistance that can ...read more
Categories: Legislative and Advocacy
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Pacific Community Credit Union is offering free workshops to seniors seeking information about recent changes making Reverse Mortgages a viable retirement funding option. The workshops are meant to be strictly educational, with nothing being sold or offered and will offer insight into recent changes that may benefit those considering a Reverse Mortgage. "Reverse Mortgages of the past got a ...read more
Categories: Member News
Friday, September 15, 2017
Join Arborland Montessori Children’s Academy for their first ever Family Fun Night and Talent Show on Friday, September 29, 5:00-7:00 p.m., at the Fullerton Museum Downtown Plaza, 301 N Pomona Ave, Fullerton CA 92832. To celebrate 30 years of serving families and developing future leaders, Arborland is proud to host an evening of free activities and entertainment for everyone to enjoy. Look ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
SB 455 will help ensure students in military families don’t fall behind Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) has had another measure signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown today. Senate Bill (SB) 455 will allow military families moving to California to register their children in any California school district in advance of their Permanent Change of Station order. “The families of ...read more
Categories: Legislative and Advocacy
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
On August 29, the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issued an immediate stay of a rule that would have required private employers with more than 100 employees to report how much they pay employees by race, ethnicity and gender on their EEO-1 reports. “It’s enormously burdensome,” Neomi Rao, administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, told ...read more
Categories: Legislative and Advocacy
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
The La Palma Ambassador Program is a professional and personal growth opportunity for young individuals interested in serving as a one-year ambassador for the City of La Palma. Prospective Ambassadors must live, go to school, or work in La Palma and be a senior in high school and/or between the ages of 17 and 21. A program orientation for all contestants will be held at Central Park on Tuesday, ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Hurricane Harvey hit Texas as a Category 4 storm with winds up to 130 mph and several feet of rain. It has downgraded to a tropical storm, but has left Houston, Texas with unprecedented flooding. There are reports that the already flooded area could expect to see even more rain in the coming days. Thousands of residents have been displaced and homes, cars, and community centers are flooded or ...read more
Categories: Member News
Monday, August 28, 2017
The Fullerton Community Center, in cooperation with Financial Empowerment & Estate Literacy, Inc., will sponsor a free financial workshop beginning September 14th, 2017. This free eight-week course, titled “It’s Your Money” will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Thursdays until November 2, 2017. The only exception will be on October 26th, 2017, when the class meets at ...read more
Categories: Member News
Friday, August 25, 2017
Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chair Josh Newman has successfully sent two of his seven bills assisting members of the armed services and their families, to Governor Jerry Brown for his signature. Senate Bills (SB) 455 and 747, each of which assists California's military and their families, passed out of the Assembly today with no opposition. Senate Bill 455 will allow for the children of ...read more
Categories: Legislative and Advocacy, Member News
Friday, August 25, 2017
Senator Josh Newman has been named Chair of a newly ratified subcommittee on Professions and Licensure. The subcommittee is housed under the Senate Business, Professions and Economic Development Committee. The newly formed subcommittee is made up of nine Senators, with Newman serving as Chair, and Senators Dodd, Fuller, Galgiani, Glazer, Hernandez, Hill, Pan and Wilk filling the remaining ...read more
Categories: Legislative and Advocacy, Member News
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Disasters can, and do, strike unexpectedly. In today’s world, disaster preparedness is everyone’s responsibility. Yet nearly 40 percent of small businesses never open their doors after a major disaster. Is your organization ready? On Thursday, September 21, 2017, the American Red Cross Serving Orange County will host the 33rd Annual Disaster Preparedness Academy (DPA) at the Anaheim ...read more
Categories: Business Training