‘Tis the season to be jolly!  The Recreation and Parks Commission invites you to spread holiday cheer throughout the Santa Maria Valley by participating in the 14th Annual Lights, Sights, and Holiday Nights Holiday Decoration Contest. Nominations will be accepted November 22nd through December 5th. Pre-judging will take place December 6 – 7th from 5:30 …

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Chamber Christmas Lunch will be Dec 8. “Elves” needed to support our Student Performers

The Chamber’s Annual Christmas Luncheon is scheduled to be held Wednesday, December 8th at the Elks Lodge beginning at 12:oopm.
This event is a perennial favorite and kicks off the holidays with festive music, a visit from Santa Claus, Toys for Tots donations, and more.
Last year we had the pleasure of watching and hearing the performances …

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Airman Johnson Plaque Dedication December 7th, 2010

On Tuesday, December 7th, at 10:00 am, the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce will be dedicating a plaque at the Freedom Monument Veterans Memorial honoring Senior Airman Daniel J. Johnson. Airman Johnson died in Kandahar, Afghanistan on October 5, 2010, from wounds suffered from an improvised explosive device in an attack on his unit. …

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Since the City of Santa Maria has been in the midst of a severe financial crisis due to declining revenues, the City is implementing a Mandatory Time Off (MTO) program (or otherwise referred to as a furlough program) for its employees during calendar year 2010 in an effort to reduce operational costs.  This program is …

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Business Committee & Manufacturers Association Meeting Nov.9

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