Santa Maria Tech Brew: Reinventing the Supermarket Shopping Experience

Learn about Reinventing the Supermarket Shopping Experience at the next Santa Maria Tech Brew, happening December 5th at 5:00 pm at Moxie Cafe!
Tech Brew is a free networking event for Geeks, Entrepreneurs, and Makers. Softec pays for the snacks with support from our Caloric Contributors. Softec’s deep connections to the tech community allows us to find interesting tech speakers and highlight them …

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Black Friday Deal at Wine and Design – Two for One!

Friday, Nov 25th Wine & Design Orcutt will be selling Two-for-One (2 for 1) AKA Buy One Get One Free (BOGO) $35 Gift Certificates IN STUDIO ONLY! Offer available from 11am – 3pm or Sell Out.
Wine & Design Orcutt  is located  at 3420 Orcutt Rd. Ste 105 Orcutt, CA.
There is a limited quantity of 100 gift certificates, so …

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Santa Maria Businesses Highlight Benefits of Shopping Local

People may not realize that when they spend their money here at home, the sales tax revenue contributes to keeping business alive by creating jobs, raising the tax base, supporting community services such as police, fire, recreation and parks along with other municipal services and even allowing support for many non-profit organizations. By simply, making …

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“Remembering Our Fallen” Exhibit

The City of Santa Maria and the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce invite the public to the Remembering Our Fallen photographic exhibit which will be on display Saturday, December 3rd until Friday, December 9th at the Abel Maldonado Community Youth Center, located at 600 South McClelland Street.  Admission is free.
“Remembering Our Fallen” was created …

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Onboarding New Hires? More Than 1 in 4 Employers Don’t Conduct Background Checks

For many companies, recruiting and hiring is a never-ending process. Perhaps in a rush to onboard new employees, some employers are short cutting the process by not doing background checks. According to a new CareerBuilder survey, more than one-quarter (28 percent) of employers don’t background check every new employee before they are hired.
But poor selection …

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