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Jokes Of The Week 8-29-11

The following questions from lawyers were taken from official court records nationwide. 1. Was that the same nose you broke as a child? 2. Now, doctor, isn’t it true that when a person dies in his sleep, in most cases he just passes quietly away and doesn’t know anything about it until the next morning? […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Lord Bennett’s Restaurant,Bandon, Oregon

Lord Bennetts Restaurant

Renowned architect, Richard Snapp, designed this smart ‘contemporary beach’ style edifice to accommodate the unparalleled panoramic 160 degree Pacific Ocean view. Majestic and craggy rock formations (aka ‘sea stacks’) including the famed monolith ‘Face Rock’ are focal points in the breathtaking vista of surf and sand. Lord Bennett’s has been owned and operated since it’s […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in Family and food | Read More »

Ask “Government George” 8-29-11

Ask Government George

Question: Dear Government George, how do I register to vote? Answer: To register to vote, you must pick up a voter registration form at your county elections office, library, or U.S. Post Office. It is important that your voter registration form be filled out completely and be postmarked or hand-delivered to your county elections office […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in Ask Government George | Read More »

From the Sidelines 8-29-11

By Irving Leemon, Contributing Columnist There are two standards in or society, one for the rich, and one for the rest of us. A group of homeowners in an area of moneyed people decided that they did not want to have a new bridge over the built a few feet from the current bridge. The […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in Opinions and Editorial | Read More »

Hijackers Use False Protection Claims to Lure Online Shoppers

Online Fraud

The FBI today is warning the public that online vehicle shoppers are being victimized by fraudulent vehicle sales and false claims of vehicle protection programs (VPP). In fraudulent vehicle sales, criminals attempt to sell vehicles they do not own. They create an attractive deal by advertising vehicles for sale at prices below book value. Often […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in National News,Police News | Read More »

The Automat Diners

Automat Diners

By Lane M. Sherman, Contributing Columnist Recently as I was enoying dinner at one of my favorite restaurants, Black Angus, along with Jean Strauber, Travel and Entertainment Editor of the Government Center Gazette and Van Nuys News Press, and we reminisced about dining establishments that we enjoyed during our youth. Being a transplant from Philadelphia […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in Family and food,Featured/Main article | Read More »

A Weekend at the Pala Casino and Resort

Pala Casino and Resort

By Jean Strauber, Travel Editor Recently I was invited to visit Temecula for a “Taste of Temecula,” a sampling of some of their fine restaurants. As it had been several years since I was last in this city, I quickly accepted. As I said in an earlier article, I had seen the Pala Casino from […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

Blumenfield, Supporters Urge Governor to Sign Apartment Recycling Law

Bob Blumenfield

LOS ANGELES, CA — Flanked by advocates and executives representing the environment, waste removal and apartment management, Assemblymember Bob Blumenfield (D-San Fernando Valley) urged the governor to sign his Renter’s Right to Recycle Act in order to make paper, plastic and can recycling available to California’s seven million apartment residents. “Recycling is part of life […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in Politics Government | Read More »

Kona Surf & Racquet Club #183

Kona Surf and Racquet Club

Absolute oceanfront 2 bedroom 2 bath townhouse. Very well maintained and furnished. Recently remodeled and upgraded appliances. King bed, 2 twin beds Washer and dryer in condo. 7 night minimum during end of the year holidays and Ironman. Waves will crash right in front of your private lanai. (Check out www.konarentals.com or email: makereservations@ konarentals.com […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in Destination of the Week | Read More »

With Donations Down, The Center for Living and Learning Struggles to Help the Unemployed

Center for Living and Learning

VAN NUYS, CA — The Center for Living and Learning, which operates a popular non-profit vocational rehabilitation and training center in Southern California, has relied since 2001 primarily on charitable car donations to change lives and steer down-on-their-luck adults and at-risk youth towards a better future. Now car donations – and the future employment of […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

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