Celebrate the lives of passed loved ones at the Dia de Los Muertos Festival on Sunday, October 30th from noon to 4:00 p.m. at the Veterans’ Memorial Community Center, 313 West Tunnell Street. This event will take place rain or shine.
The Dia de Los Muertos Festival is a free family-friendly event that will have live …

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Learn how to create the perfect holiday dining experience this season for your family and guests. Allan Hancock College Community Education offers a class just for this purpose!
Join instructor Karolyn Addington for Meals for Home Entertainment (CRN 21829) on Saturdays, Nov. 5-19, from 10 a.m. to 1:55 p.m., in Room 1-216 on the Santa Maria …

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Tech Troubles: Avoiding Age Discrimination in a Young Industry

Silicon Valley is notoriously youthful: the overall median age of the U.S. workforce is 42.4. At Google, as of 2014, it was 29. The CEOs of Facebook and Uber are under the age of 40; Snapchat’s co-founder and CEO is 26. Clearly, gray hair and advanced degrees are no longer prerequisites to success, but companies …

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A number of employment cases pending before the California Supreme Court may affect California employers. CalChamber employment law counsel prepared a quick summary of cases that are worth watching.
Alvarado v. Dart Container Corp. of California, Docket No. S232607. The issue before the California Supreme Court is the proper method for calculating the rate of overtime …

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Discovery Museum’s Spooktacular Batty Ball Offers Families a Fun, Safe Place to Celebrate Halloween!

Superheroes, princesses and all other kinds of fantastical characters will make their way to the Discovery Museum on Sunday, Oct. 30, from noon to 4 p.m. for the organization’s annual Batty Ball!
Boys and ghouls of all ages will get into the spooky, silly spirit by getting their faces painted, decorating pumpkins, making Halloween crafts, playing …

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