Local attorney recommends people review living trusts

Local attorney recommends people review living trusts

FALLBROOK – Local attorney James C. Alvord, who has written hundreds of wills and trusts for residents in Fallbrook, Temecula and throughout the North County, advises people to review their living trust. “Times change, laws change, and your estate is changing all the time,” said Alvord. “Fortunately, your will and trust documents can be changed […]

Curtis donates $4,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Allstate agency owner Ross E. Curtis recently donated $4,000 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of North County in Fallbrook to help inspire 5- to 18-year-olds to achieve their full potential as responsible, productive and caring citizens. Curtis committed to his donation while attending the recent Allstate Leaders Forum for agency owners, […]

B100 returns to Rez Radio

PALA − Two years ago, Pala Rez Radio 91.3 turned over its airwaves to a bunch of hyperactive middle-age disc jockeys from the 1970s who still haven’t completely grown up. The result was the resurrection of San Diego’s B100 FM for B100 Hours on 91.3 FM. Well, it’s time to ‘go back, Jack, and do it […]

Camp Pendleton begins 75th Anniversary Celebration with Battle Color Ceremony

Camp Pendleton begins 75th Anniversary Celebration with Battle Color Ceremony

CAMP PENDLETON – Camp Pendleton hosted the annual Marine Corps Battle Color Detachment Ceremony at the Paige Field House football field, March 9. The public ceremony was the first of many events this year aboard Camp Pendleton in celebration of Camp Pendleton’s 75th anniversary. “Camp Pendleton is a historic place,” said Sgt. Kenneth Newton, the […]

SDG&E promotes safety by setting new excavation standards

SAN DIEGO – On March 13, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced its membership in the Gold Shovel Standard (GSS), a nonprofit organization committed to public safety by driving consistent contractor participation in preventing excavation dig-ins. By setting new standards, SDG&E hopes other companies and municipalities will follow to help reduce the more than 300 incidents that occur each […]

County, city invite vendors to outreach event

County, city invite vendors to outreach event

Tracy DeFore County of San Diego Communications Office Heads up, business owners – the County and City of San Diego are looking to buy if you are looking to sell. And they’re hosting an event to meet you. As part of the county’s and city’s continued efforts to broaden their number of quality vendors, the […]

Auction of tax-defaulted properties is going online

SAN DIEGO – The county of San Diego’s annual auction of tax-defaulted properties is going online for the first time this year, Treasurer-Tax Collector Dan McAllister announced March 8. “With this new system, people sitting at home can browse and bid on more than 1,600 properties currently available, including timeshares starting at $900,” McAllister said. […]

Hass Avocado Board seeks additional talent to drive strategic plan

MISSION VIEJO –  As it begins its ambitious five-year strategic plan aiming to make fresh avocados the number one consumed fruit in the United States, the Hass Avocado Board (HAB) is offering board membership to industry leaders to help continue its historic success. “This is a call to serve, to share expertise in key areas that […]

Local New York Life agent Sigmon joins select group helping AARP members

FALLBROOK – Marc Sigmon, CA Insurance License #0K45485, from the San Diego General Office of New York Life, recently joined a select group of agents who are authorized to offer AARP members a range of financial solutions through AARP Life Insurance, Annuity and Long-Term Care Options from New York Life. To become part of this […]

More families claiming California’s cash-back tax credit

SACRAMENTO – On March 3, the Franchise Tax Board (FTB) announced a significant jump in the amount of California Earned Income Tax Credit (CalEITC) dollars issued to low-income families compared to the same time last year. As of Feb. 25, the state has issued $132.9 million worth of CalEITC, a 50 percent increase over this time […]