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Thursday, July 20, 2017
The State Senate voted unanimously today to adopt Senate Concurrent Resolution (SCR) 55, authored by Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton), to commemorate August 7, 2017 as “Purple Heart Day” in the state of California. “Purple Heart Day” honors the brave men and women who have been wounded or killed in battle. SCR 55 was adopted in the Senate with enthusiastic bipartisan ...read more
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Monday, July 17, 2017
Park Vista Health Center in Fullerton, California, has received a five-star quality rating by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Park Vista Health Center is located at 2525 Brea Blvd. near St. Jude Medical Center and is adjacent to the Morningside of Fullerton retirement community. The health center is open to the general public. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ...read more
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Monday, July 17, 2017
Fullerton Mayor Bruce Whitaker will be hosting an open house at Fullerton City Hall from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 22, 2017. Members of the public are invited to tour the Council Chambers and the Mayor’s office to gain better understanding of how city business is conducted. Children activities will be provided, information booths will be present and a police car and fire ...read more
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Thursday, July 13, 2017
In the past, California employers needed to worry only about new laws taking effect on January 1 of each year. Nowadays, midyear changes for California employers have become a new norm, either as a result of legislation with delayed implementation dates or the passage of midyear regulations. Below is a summary some of the state laws you need to pay attention to this summer. Content on HRCalifornia ...read more
Categories: Chamber News, Business Training, Legislative and Advocacy
Monday, July 10, 2017
This week in Sacramento, the California State Assembly and Senate are reviewing eight pieces of legislation that the North Orange County Chamber and other California business organizations oppose. To review these bills and to send in your letter of opposition click the highlighted bill numbers below. OPPOSE AB 168 (Eggman; D-Stockton) Exposure to Litigation OPPOSE AB 1405 (Mullin; D-South San ...read more
Categories: Legislative and Advocacy
Monday, July 10, 2017
North Orange County Chamber (NOCC) opposes SB 714 - State Coastal Conservancy: West Coyote Hills Conservancy Program. The local business community and NOCC does support the desire to preserve and open West Coyote Hills for use and enjoyment. It is, however, critical that our elected leaders in Sacramento understand the history of the property. The current plans, as approved by the City of ...read more
Categories: Chamber News, Legislative and Advocacy
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
The Fullerton Community Center will be hosting an Improv Showcase 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 27, 2017. The one hour event held in Grand Hall A of the Fullerton Community Center is free to the public and will be presented by members of the Spectavles Improv Engine. Participants will learn the basic principles and benefits of improve, followed by a performance highlighting the material covered. ...read more
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Wednesday, July 05, 2017
The City of Fullerton is inviting proposals from qualified applicants to operate its on-site café. The café space is located at 353 W. Commonwealth Ave. in the Library’s Conference Center. The café space measures 980 square feet, and is centrally located in the Fullerton Civic Center. A mandatory pre-proposal conference will be held on Monday, July 17, 2017 at 11:00 ...read more
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Friday, June 30, 2017
A costly job killer proposal to establish a government-run, single-payer health care system in California has been put on hold in the California Assembly at the direction of the Assembly Speaker. In a June 23 statement, Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) said SB 562 (Lara; D-Bell Gardens/Atkins; D-San Diego) was “woefully incomplete” as sent to the Assembly and he had decided ...read more
Categories: Chamber News, Legislative and Advocacy
Friday, June 30, 2017
With this week’s release of biological opinions (BiOps) from federal agencies responsible for protecting species listed under the federal Endangered Species Act (ESA) California WaterFix cleared a critical permitting threshold. NOC Chamber joins California in supporting this plan. Biological Opinions Vital Step After extensive environmental reviews that started under the Obama ...read more
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017
The Fullerton City Council voted to appoint unanimously appointed Ken Domer as City Manager during the June 20th City Council meeting. Domer is the ninth person to hold the top administrator job in the City. Domer was identified as the top candidate after the City conducted an extensive search and selection process led by the executive recruiting firm Avery Associates. “Ken is very familiar ...read more
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Monday, June 19, 2017
The Fullerton Community Center invites prospective vendors to participate in their upcoming Health & Wellness Summer Festival. This event will be held at the Fullerton Community Center, on Saturday, July 15, 2017. The Fullerton Community Center strives to provide programs and services that promote health and wellness, social interaction and overall well-being for patrons in Fullerton and ...read more
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