• HR Law

    The 2014 California legislative session produced new laws that will affect California employers’ day-to-day operations and policies in 2015. Some of the new laws, such as mandatory paid sick leave, make significant changes to existing state law. Other new laws make small changes to different parts of existing law or may only affect employers in specific industries. This article, produced by the California Chamber of Commerce, provides an overview of the changes employers need to be aware of for the coming year.

  • Business organization cites Measure P’s “damage to Santa Barbara County economy and vital public services”
    Citing the damage Measure P would inflict on Santa Barbara County’s economy and vital public services, the Santa Maria Chamber of Commerce announced its opposition to the November ballot initiative that would shut down on-shore oil and gas production in the …

Girl Scout Troop 283 donates costumes to Court Appointed Special Advocates.

For most children in foster care, Halloween costumes do not make the list of essentials. That’s why when CASA volunteer Cortney LaMere heard her daughters Girl Scout Troop was hosting a Halloween costume drive, she knew just the agency to donate to. “I’ve been collecting my children’s costumes for over eleven years, many of them …

HR Law

The 2014 California legislative session produced new laws that will affect California employers’ day-to-day operations and policies in 2015. Some of the new laws, such as mandatory paid sick leave, make significant changes to existing state law. Other new laws make small changes to different parts of existing law or may only affect employers in specific industries. This article, produced by the California Chamber of Commerce, provides an overview of the changes employers need to be aware of for the coming year.

Amy Lopez for City Council 2014
542 Daniel Drive, Santa Maria
(805) 614-4218
amylopezforcitycouncil@gmail.com
www.amylopezforcitycouncil.com
Bright Horizons Family Solutions
Miriam Angel
2125 Centerpoint, Santa Maria
(805) 349-0369
www.brighthorizons.com
Itech Solutions
Nicole Wiemholt
811 El Capitan Way, San Luis Obispo
billing@itech-solutions.com
www.itech-solutions.com
Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt
Crystal McDermott
2202 S Bradley Rd, Santa Maria
(978) 549-1723
crystalmcdermott@icloud.com
menchies.com
Rei Wealth Academy
Keith Boley
958 Terrace Ave, Orcutt
(805) 588-3596
support@reiwealthacademy.com
www.reiwealthacademy.com
Specialty Glass & Mirror Co
Michael Frazier
741 Oak Street, Santa Maria
(805) 349-0235
specialtyglass15@yahoo.com
specialtyglasssantamaria.com
VAFB – 30th …

Los Padres Artist Guild Christmas Show

“The Colors of Christmas” is the theme of the 39th annual Los Padres Artist Guild Christmas Show and Sale,  November 7th, 8th and 9th at Lakeview Jr. High School, 3700 Orcutt Rd in Orcutt. The show will feature fine art and hand crafted items created by local artists. Fine art mediums include painting, jewelry, photography, …

Interested in a career in nonprofit organizations? Allan Hancock College Community Education offers a class in nonprofit management to help you become an effective leader in this rewarding career.
The Intro to Nonprofit Management class meets Saturday, Nov. 15 and 22, from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. on the AHC Santa Maria campus, Room C – 33. …

The Last of Our Summer Ribbon Cuttings

Casa Dumetz Wines
(805) 344-1900
388 Bell Street, Los Alamos
smee@casadumetzwines.com
www.casadumetzwines.com
Cut the ribbon: July 31, 2014

Déjà vu Antique Mall
(805) 314-2409
315 S Broadway St, Old Orcutt
wsteller@dejavuldantiques.com
www.dejavuldantiques.com

Cut the ribbon: August 14, 2014
Vintage Veranda Antiques & Mall
(805) 937-6767
255 Union Ave, Orcutt
vintageveranda2013@gmail.com
Cut the ribbon: August 28, 2014