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Some Free Stuff for Victims of the CA Fires..

Hey ya'll - Sorry for being AWOL lately, Lots of crazy stuff goin on in Biz and Family.. some Good, some less-than good... and some Pretty stinkin rotten... But what else is new... :rolleyes: ..Anyhoo, not sure if this is even the 'right place' to post this, but.. Since it's Directly about / related to the CA fires (both those in the N, and down here in SoCal..) I figured I'd start here.. Mods, please advise if it should be moved, Thx.. SO.. ..Long, gory story for another time, spared - Have ...
Tags: Craigslist, Weapon, Manmade and Natural Disasters, NorCal

Peace, Love, and Avocado for All

San Francisco is home to the original hippie, the flower child borne of the 1967 Summer of Love, though only faint traces of the counter culture movement remain today. Largely replaced by tech workers with smartphones in their pockets rather than floral ornaments in their hair, it disappoints me to no end that we don’t even have an outpost of Flower Child out in the bay area. Had it not been for a trip out to Austin, TX, I never would have even known of the peaceable chain. During my whirlwind f...
Tags: Travel, Reviews, Food, Restaurants, San Francisco, Austin, Recipe, Baking, Brussels, Healthy, Vegan, NorCal, Austin TX, Entree, Portobello Mushroom, Flower Child the Mother Earth Bowl

Master the Art of Digital Brand Building at Social Media Marketing World

The integration of social media with digital commerce has transformed the way businesses operate. From March 20 to 22, 2019 there will be 7,000 marketers and influencers heading to San Diego for a three-day event to learn and teach the best techniques at Social Media Marketing World. More than 100 of the world’s top professionals specializing in different aspects of social media will be sharing their knowledge. Discussion will include marketing with Facebook, Instagram, Messenger bots, live vid...
Tags: Boston, Sales, San Diego, Dallas, Miami, Nashville, Las Vegas, Soho, SAN JOSE Calif, Dallas Texas, Gleacher Center, London UK, NorCal, Oakland Calif, San Diego Calif, INS

A Week In Sacramento, CA, On $2,700 Per Month

Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Are you a furloughed federal employee? We'd love to read your Money Diary. Submit here.Today: an intern working in government who makes $2,700 per month and spends some of her money this week on Odwalla smoothies.Occupation: InternIndustry: GovernmentAge: 22...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Netflix, New York Times, Airbnb, Annie, West Sacramento, Mario Kart, Lindsay Lohan, South Lake Tahoe, Virgo, Cvs, Joe

Learn of Franchise Business Opportunities at This Silicon Valley Seminar

Franchises offer one of the best entry points into the business world for first-time entrepreneurs. For experienced business people, it has just as many opportunities. The NorCal Franchise Business Expo 2019, which is sponsored by Silicon Valley Score, will let you meet franchisors face to face. If you want to be independent, be your own boss, and keep your job while running a business, a franchise might be the answer for you. Attendees will get an overview for each franchisor and take part in ...
Tags: Boston, Sales, San Francisco, San Diego, Nashville, Las Vegas, Oakland, Jacksonville, Hgtv, Soho, San Francisco California, Palo Alto Ca, Gleacher Center, London United Kingdom, NorCal, National Mentoring Month

Don’t Miss This Valuable SBA Twitter Chat

The Small Business Administration (SBA) wants you to find the right mentor as you move forward in your entrepreneurial journey. To that end, the SBA will be holding a chat on Twitter to celebrate National Mentoring Month in January. On January 10, 2019, you can log on to Twitter at #SBAchat at 3 pm ET and participate in the event. The agency says the chat is going to provide valuable information for established small business owners or those just getting started. This includes sharing tips and ...
Tags: Twitter, Sales, San Francisco, San Diego, Miami, Nashville, Soho, Don, Gleacher Center, NorCal, National Mentoring Month, SBA, Small Business Administration SBA, U S Small Business Administration, Social Media Marketing World, Small Business Events

First Look: 2019 Bettinardi Tiki BB1

Aloha! One of Robert J. Bettinardi’s most anticipated Limited Run putters is back to start the 2019 golf season! That’s right, we are on the cusp of the 2019 golf season! For those of you currently under mountains of frozen white stuff, golf season may seem forever away, but take heart; there are promising signs that golf season is set to make its return. There is a veritable deluge of new gear on the horizon, as well as formal announcements of new professional equipment contracts. Justin Rose t...
Tags: Sport, Hawaii, Golf, Justin Rose, NorCal, Kapalua, Tiki, New Releases, Bettinardi, Honma, RJB, Robert J Bettinardi, Bettinardi Tiki

Attend One of the Free Seminars on Zoho One Business Software Beginning in January

Managing the software behind the daily operation of your small business can get complicated and expensive. The Zoho One Seminars which will be held across the country from January through March of 2019 will look to solve this problem. The first seminar is going to be held in San Francisco on January 8, 2019. The one-day event will cover the Zoho One platform and the suite of business apps to help you run your business. The free seminar is designed to give you a working understanding of Zoho One...
Tags: Sales, San Francisco, San Diego, Miami, Nashville, Soho, Gleacher Center, NorCal, National Mentoring Month, U S Small Business Administration, Social Media Marketing World, Small Business Events, Las Vegas United States, Mission Bay Conference Center, Zoho Corporation, Social Media Examiner Beachpreneurs Beach Camp

Statement Barrettes Are The New Graphic Tees

Back in the day, making a statement with your hair meant mom tying plaid ribbon around your ponytail, tacking plastic bow-shaped clips on the ends of your braids, or lining them with beads. Now, the accessories from our childhood are all grown up and bold in a totally different way.A new wave of hair jewels (including headbands, metallic clips, and even velvet ribbon) are emerging on runways, and on the heads of some of our favorite celebs. The latest adornment to steal our hearts? Blinged-out...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Selena Gomez, Stefano Gabbana, NorCal, Hella Bay Bobby Pins, Justine Marja, Kitsch Drippin Rhinestone Bobby Pin, Ashley Williams London, Alexa Chung Ashley Williams Ashley Williams

Daily News boys basketball top 10 rankings, Dec. 9

Each week the competition to crack the Daily News boys basketball top 10 rankings gets tougher. This past week a majority of the area’s best teams competed in the Sierra Canyon Invitational, Warrior Classic, Beverly Hills and Simi Valley tournaments. Four Mission League teams — Harvard-Westlake, Crespi, Notre Dame, and Chaminade — all competed in tournament finals Saturday night. Despite a lot of movement among the top 10 rankings, one thing remains constant: Sierra Canyon is the best team in So...
Tags: Sports, Fresno, Sport, Soccer, Hawaii, Beverly Hills, Las Vegas, Birmingham, Roy Williams, Barry, Vikings, Notre Dame, Reno, Valencia, High School Sports, Southern California

Flooding hits wildfire-scarred NorCal areas

Flash flooding hit a wildfire-scarred area of Northern California on Thursday, forcing officials to deploy swift water rescue teams to save people stuck in vehicles and rescue them from homes after a downpour near the Paradise area. (Nov. 30)            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Northern California, NorCal

NorCal rain could hurt fire search effort

CHICO, Calif. (AP) — Light rain falling Wednesday in some areas of Northern California could aid crews fighting a deadly wildfire while raising the risk of flash floods and complicating efforts to recover the remains of those killed.Heavier rain was expected later in the day in the Paradise burn area, where a monstrous wildfire has killed at least 81 people and destroyed more than 13,000 homes. Farther south, residents of communities charred by a Los Angeles-area fire stacked sandbags as they pr...
Tags: News, Colorado, California, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Associated Press, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Donald Trump, Malibu, Southern California, Northern California, Mendocino, NorCal, Montecito, Mattern

Regional water polo championships cancelled

The Northern California Regional Water Polo Championships have been canceled due to poor air quality. Garces Memorial High School was expected to play in the championships as part of their run for a state title. Today’s State Playoff Match is cancelled.— Garces Memorial High (@GarcesMemorial) November 16, 2018 The championships were scheduled to be held this weekend in Clovis. However, the air quality of the area has been greatly affected due to the Camp Fire.The Cal...
Tags: California, Local News, Northern California, NorCal, Garces Memorial High School, California Interscholastic Federation CIF, NorCal Water Polo, Gil Lemmon, Northern Coast Section

Drone video shows destruction from NorCal wildfire

As the search continues for more victims, drone video shows the extent of destruction from a wildifire that struck Paradise, California. Nearly 8,80 homes were destroyed in the community popular with retirees. (Nov. 15)            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, NorCal, Paradise California

Drone video shows NorCal wildfire devastation

A wildfire all but obliterated the Northern California town of Paradise, population 27,000, and ravaged surrounding areas last Thursday. About 7,700 homes were destroyed. (Nov. 14)            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Northern California, NorCal

Kern Valley Search and Rescue heads to NorCal

Members of Kern Valley Search and Rescue are headed to Northern California near the Camp Fire to help with fire recovery missions.The 6-person Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) left for Northern California this morning. According to Cal Fire, as of 7:30 a.m. today, the Camp Fire has burned 125,000 acres and is 30% contained. 42 people have died due to the fire.
Tags: CAL FIRE, Local News, Northern California, NorCal, Camp Fire, Kern Valley Search and Rescue, Urban Search and Rescue USAR

CIF State moves football championship games back a week, other sports schedules unchanged

The CIF State football championship games will be delayed one week because of the impact of the fires that are ongoing in the state. There was no change to the schedules for the other sports, which include boys water polo, girls golf and girls volleyball, currently holding their regional and state championships in Southern California. The CIF State football championships were pushed back one week, to Dec. 14 and 15. The Southern California Regionals will still be played Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. CIF S...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, High School Sports, Southern California, NorCal, High School Football, CIF Southern Section, CIF State, Roger Blake, Cerritos College, CIF, Roger L Blake, CIF Northern California Regionals, Southern California Regionals Southern California, State Cross

Sheriff: 110 people missing in NorCal fire

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea says his department has reports of 110 people still missing in a massive Northern California wildfire that has scorched 164 square miles.Honea says he's hopeful that more of those missing people will be located. The department initially had more than 500 calls about citizens who were unable to reach loved ones.But he says they've been able to help locate many.LIVE BLOG: Several wildfires burning in CaliforniaNext he says sheriff'...
Tags: News, Northern California, Calif, NorCal, Honea, Kory Honea

Woman mourns loss of her hometown Paradise

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Hundreds of miles from her hometown of Paradise, Ashley Ketcham watches in horror as the Camp Fire ravages her beloved community.She now lives in Escondido and first heard about the fire from her mother.“I kind of blew it off because we’ve had fires my whole life, and then she wrote me back again and said the CMA Church burned down," Ketcham remembers.RELATED: Camp Fire: At least 9 dead as fire incinerates N. California townAt first, she felt numb.“I woke up this morning and, ...
Tags: News, California, San Diego, NorCal, Escondido, Ketcham, Ashley Ketcham, CMA Church, North Valley Community Foundation

DNA in NorCal Rapist case links suspect to sexual assaults in 6 counties

The suspected NorCal Rapist is scheduled to appear in court Monday, and authorities say it wouldn't be happening without a tool that's increasingly common in a crimefighter's repertoire: genetic genealogy.
Tags: News, Stories, NorCal

Ferguson Fire in NorCal now fully contained

MARIPOSA COUNTY, Calif. (KGTV) -- A fire burning around Yosemite National Park has been fully contained, according to KGO.The Ferguson Fire burned nearly 97,000 acres and destroyed 10 structures. Fire crews are now in the mop-up and repair phase.The fire spread throughout Mariposa County for more than a month from July 13 through August 19. Two firefighters were killed fighting the fire and 19 people injured.More on the Ferguson Fire:  Ferguson Fire in Mariposa County: Parts of Yosemite Nation...
Tags: News, Ferguson, San Diego County, YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, NorCal, Mariposa County, Ferguson Fire, MARIPOSA COUNTY Calif

Hawaii routs Northern California to win Little League West Regional

Hawaii’s Sean Yamaguchi celebrates after delivering a run scoring hit against Tri City Saturday night. Honolulu Little League, from Honolulu, Hawaii defeated Tri City Little League, from Rocklin, 11-2 in the Little League Western Regional Championship game Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Al Houghton Stadium in San Bernardino. Hawaii will be the Western Region representative at the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Will Lester, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) ...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Pennsylvania, Idaho, Hawaii, Rocklin, Erickson, Northern California, San Bernardino, Honolulu, Kong, Williamsport, NorCal, HONOLULU Hawaii, Kea

NorCal blanks Nevada to reach West final; Idaho also advances

SAN BERNARDINO >> Once again, Northern California’s Tri City All-Star baseball team of Rocklin received a gem of a pitching performance at Al Houghton Stadium. Three days after its pitchers combined for a perfect game, Tri City shut out Nevada’s Silverado West 11-0 on Friday to advance to the Little League Western Regional championship game. Aiden Weissenberg-Frost, who caught the perfect game Tuesday night, threw 5 1/3 innings on Friday, getting lifted when he hit his pitch limit of 86 pitches ...
Tags: California, Montana, Oregon, Sports, Sport, Aiden, West, Soccer, Idaho, Hawaii, Rocklin, Nevada, San Bernardino, NorCal, Tri City, Northwest Regional

CHP officer killed on NorCal freeway

FAIRFIELD, Calif. (KGTV) - A California Highway Patrol motorcycle officer was killed Friday in a crash involving a truck in the San Francisco suburb of Fairfield.He was identified as Solano-area officer Kirk Griess, KGO reported.Officer Griess was thrown from the motorcycle over a guardrail on Interstate 80 at North Texas St.Law enforcement officers gathered at Northbay Regional Medical Center in Fairfield to pay their respects to the officer.
Tags: News, San Francisco, Fairfield, California Highway Patrol, CHP, North Texas, NorCal, Solano, KGTV, KGO, FAIRFIELD Calif, Kirk Griess, Griess, Northbay Regional Medical Center

Little League Western Regional: NorCal eliminates SoCal 7-5

Park View players and coaches show their disappointment after being eliminated by Tri City on Wednesday night at the Little League Western Regional in San Bernardino. (Photo by Will Lester, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) Tri City’s Tyler Allen (9) and Adam Van Der Camp (4) celebrate after scoring in the first inning against Park View Wednesday night. Park View Little League, from Chula Vista, plays Tri City Little League, from Rocklin, Wednesday, August 8, 2018 in a Little League Western ...
Tags: California, Montana, Washington, Oregon, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Wyoming, Hawaii, Rocklin, Nevada, Tyler Allen, Southern California, Northern California, San Bernardino, Chula Vista

Little League Western Regional: NorCal gets combined perfect game to top Utah

Northern California’s Aiden Weissenberg-Frost (center) is congratulated by teammates after hitting a 2-run home run in the first inning Tuesday against Utah. Northern California pitchers Nathan Erickson pitched 5 2/3 innings striking out 13 with Tanner Dykstra getting the final out as they combined for a perfect game in eliminating Utah with a 6-0 win Tuesday, August 7, 2018 in a Little League Western Regional elimination game at Al Houghton Stadium in San Bernardino. (Photo by Will Lester, Inl...
Tags: Utah, California, Washington, Oregon, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Wyoming, Alaska, Arizona, Rocklin, Little League, Erickson, Southern California, Northern California, San Bernardino

Southern California opens Western Region with 16-8 rout of Northern California

Southern California’s Conner Alonzo steals home against Northern Calif. at Little League Western Regional Baseball in San Bernardino, Calif. on August 5, 2018. As of the fifth inning Southern California leads 5-3. (Photo by Cindy Yamanaka, San Bernardino Sun/SCNG) Southern California’s Michael Rodriguez (#11) scores his second run against Northern Calif. to lead 5-3 at Little League Western Regional Baseball in San Bernardino, Calif. on August 5, 2018. (Photo by Cindy Yamanaka, San Bernardino...
Tags: California, Washington, Oregon, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Idaho, Alaska, Hawaii, Arizona, Rocklin, Nevada, Giants, Southern California, Northern California, San Bernardino

Space photos show fires tormenting bone-dry California

Triple-digit temperatures and parched land have left much of California's expansive forests vulnerable to any spark or flame. The Carr Fire, which started on July 23 after a vehicle caught fire, has spread to nearly 100,000 acres as of July 30. From hundreds of miles above, satellite images show a state besieged by an imposing plume of smoke, with a vast part of the region blanketed in a thick, brown haze.  SEE ALSO: Redding newspaper lost power amid extreme fire, but still found a way to p...
Tags: Utah, National Weather Service, Science, California, Sacramento River, Sacramento, Nasa, Noaa, Redding, Nws, Northern California, Carr, U S Forest Service, Northern Hemisphere, YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Golden State

Social media responds to Pasqual Fire

(KGTV) - Social media responded to the Pasqual Fire moving quickly through North San Diego County near Ramona.The fire started Friday afternoon and led to the closure of SR-78 about midway between Ramona and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. #PasqualFire In case of an emergency, our Animal Rescue Reserve is ready to help transport horses, livestock or even household pets to safety. In the event of a disaster, leave early and take your pets with you if you can.— San Diego ...
Tags: News, US, San Diego, NorCal, San Diego Zoo Safari Park, North San Diego County, KGTV, Ramona, San Diego Humane Society, Rancho Santa Fe, Ramona The, Animal Rescue Reserve, Mount Woodson

Second person dies in Carr Fire in NorCal

Officials said a firefighter is the second person to die in the Carr Fire raging in Northern California.The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said Friday a firefighter with the Redding Fire Department was killed in fighting the fire in Shasta County. The cause of the death is currently under investigation.On Thursday, the blaze killed a bulldozer operator as he worked to try to contain the flames. RELATED:Bulldozer operator killed as he fought to contain blaze of the Carr Fir...
Tags: Local News, Northern California, NorCal, Shasta County, Carr Fire, Redding Fire Department