Menifee to host free ‘Perfecting Your Pitch’ workshop

MENIFEE – The city of Menifee will co-host with the Inland Empire Small Business Development Center, a free “Perfecting Your Pitch” training seminar Tuesday, Oct. 17, at the Menifee Valley Chamber of Commerce, 29737 New Hub Drive, in Menifee. The free workshop will feature guest speaker Jim McLaughlin, a professional who works with individuals to […]

Granny’s Attic Antique Mall to host annual outdoor flea market and antique show

TEMECULA – Granny’s Attic will be holding their annual fall outdoor flea market and antique show, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 14. Over 45 vendors will be participating in this year’s event which draws attendance from all over Southern California. Furniture, antiques, collectibles, pottery, stoneware, advertising memorabilia, art and other treasures will be available to purchase. During […]

Pala donates to hurricane relief

Pala donates to hurricane relief

PALA – Pala Casino Spa & Resort’s Getting Involved in Volunteer Events and Services program, together with the Pala Band of Mission Indians, donated $9,440 to the American Red Cross to aid in hurricane relief in Texas and Florida. Pala team members presented a check to the San Diego chapter of the American Red Cross. All funds […]

Slip and fall accidents: Proving fault

Slip and fall accidents: Proving fault

If you slip and fall on someone else’s property, the property owner may be liable for your injuries. Thousands of people are injured each year – some seriously – when they slip or trip and fall on a wet floor, defective stairs or a rough patch of ground. Sometimes the property owner is responsible for […]

You don’t need to change your company culture to attract millennials

Brad Deutser Special to Valley News Employers spend a lot of time puzzling over what they need to do to attract millennials and how to retain those young employees once they hire them. Many organizations even adjust their corporate culture to better appeal to the generation of young adults who are expected to make up […]

How to decide who merits your money as you ponder your legacy

Patrick Renn Special to Valley News Not long ago, Jeff Bezos took to Twitter to ask the world for charitable-giving ideas. The founder sought a charitable strategy that looked at the long-term, and soon he was inundated with suggestions. Of course, Bezos has plenty of money to give, but you don’t need to be […]

Gypsy Sunset Boutique offers fun fashions for anytime of the year

Gypsy Sunset Boutique offers fun fashions for anytime of the year

Nestled deep in the heart of Historic Downtown Murrieta is a brick storefront that doesn’t even begin to allude to the treasures shoppers will find when they enter the store. From the moment that patrons step into Gypsy Sunset Boutique, they are transported to a different locale. As the relaxing vibe takes over, women can […]

Countywide jobless rate rises

RIVERSIDE – Despite a pickup in labor market activity, the unemployment rate crept higher in Riverside County last month, state officials reported last week. The jobless rate in August, based on preliminary estimates, was 6.5 percent, compared with 6.3 percent in July, according to the California Employment Development Department. Agency figures showed that the August […]

National awards program seeks to honor California’s top youth volunteers of 2018

SACRAMENTO – The 2018 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards is looking to recognize California’s top youth volunteers of the year. Students in grades 5-12 are invited to apply by completing the online application now through Nov. 7, if they feel they have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service within the past 12 […]

Moms can face the stress of job hunting

The growing economy has been encouraging large numbers of women to face something potentially very scary – job hunting. It may be for financial reasons, because the children are all in school or have flown the nest or simply because someone is seeking a new challenge. Whatever the reason, looking for that full or part-time […]