Importance of local schools, students and volunteers highlighted at Education Forum

The Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce partnered with the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara for their March Business Development Forum on education. The forum’s focus was on volunteer opportunities in the education sector, and also recognizing local student’s academic achievements.
Recognizing the importance of volunteers to our local schools and teachers, North County Liaison for …

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Marian Regional sees impressive  community response for Emergency  Services Expansion Project

When a serious accident occurs or life-threatening illness strikes, time is of the essence. Community members seek emergency care at Marian Regional Medical Center because they are in crisis. Marian Medical’s Emergency Department’s expert health care professionals stand ready 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to provide immediate care in order to save …

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Tourism Marketing District to bring a boost to Santa Maria

Marketing Santa Maria as a prime tourism destination is getting a major boost through a new Tourism Marketing District initiated by local hotels and approved by the City Council.
The marketing district is funded by a 2 percent tax added to hotel bills of overnight travelers.
“I think it is overdue and this will help us market …

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Santa Maria Elks Rodeo Wrangler Wednesday Giveaway Program

The Santa Maria Elks Rodeo is excited to announce its new Wrangler Wednesday Giveaway Program.
The Elks Rodeo posse will be visiting Albertsons and Vons in Lompoc from 4-5 PM and Albertsons in Buellton from 5-6 PM on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. We are looking for customers dressed in their Wrangler jeans.  If we find you shopping in …

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‘Trends in Countertops’ presentation at New Life Bath & Kitchen and Painting

When it comes to choosing materials for your kitchen and bathroom, you have a lot of options.  Style, durability, maintenance and cost are all important considerations.
Countertops especially are more important than ever, offering beauty, function, and tangible resale value. We want you to have all the information you need as you choose and care for …

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