Winning speech brings smiles to Big Hearts for Little Hearts

Winning speech brings smiles to Big Hearts for Little Hearts

TEMECULA – Dr. K. Pat Brown and his staff attended the Dental Success Summit in San Diego Saturday, April 1, and won $1,000 for the Big Hearts for Little Hearts Foundation. Brown went head to head with some of the best dental speakers in the country in a competition on practice excellence and transformations. Each […]

Chipotle data breach has local effects

Chipotle data breach has local effects

Most of Chipotle’s 2,250 restaurants, including five local stores, were affected in a nationwide security breach, the company said in a statement May 26. The company said malware designed to access payment card data affected restaurants between March 24 and April 18. The Hemet, Menifee, Fallbrook and two Temecula Chipotle locations were all included in […]

Four ways marriage, divorce and do-overs can increase your Social Security check

Tony Perrone Special to Valley News In a world of individual retirement accounts, bonds, annuities and investment property, one retirement benefit often gets overlooked, or not discussed at all, by some financial advisers: Social Security. In retirement, you need to create as much fixed, guaranteed income as you can. Social Security is just as valuable […]

Adopt three terrific tools from anthropology to conquer change

Andi Simon Special to Valley News Forget what they say about love. It’s change that really hurts. Corporate leaders will tell you it’s the biggest challenge they’re facing today. Constant change makes it difficult to remain relevant and to create value for customers. As humans we hate to change, whether it’s introducing a state-of-the-art computer […]

@Work Personnel Services and @Backgrounds celebrate anniversary

TEMECULA – G&M Hire Enterprises, the parent company of @Work Personnel Services and @Backgrounds Screening, announced it reached an important milestone, completing two years in business. In that short time span, partners Moses Rangel and Gregg Hassler managed to open and grow four successful @Work Personnel locations in Temecula, Riverside, Palm Desert and Carlsbad, plus […]

Countywide jobless rate falls below 5 percent

RIVERSIDE – For the first time in more than a decade, the unemployment rate in Riverside County fell below 5 percent, state officials reported last week. The jobless rate in April, based on preliminary estimates that are subject to revision, was 4.9 percent, compared to 5.5 percent in March, according to the California Employment Development […]

JDS Creative Academy hosts Temecula’s first DigiFest

JDS Creative Academy hosts Temecula’s first DigiFest

TEMECULA – JDS Creative Academy held Temecula Valley’s first Digifest which celebrated “all things digital.” The festival featured a competition that accepted digital-based entries from all ages and experience levels and programmed a series of workshops and seminars. A ribbon-cutting ceremony kicked off the festivities, where founders Diane and Scott Strand received Certificates of Recognition […]