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Hotel Monteleone Named Best Large Hotel by AAA Southern Traveler

NEW ORLEANS, LA — The historic hotel, located at the gateway to the French Quarter, is known worldwide for its luxury and its world-class amenities.  “We are truly honored to receive this prestigious award,” said Ronald Pincus, vice-president and chief operating officer of Hotel Monteleone. “Our mission is to provide every guest with exceptional service […]

July 31st, 2012 | Posted in Blog | Read More »

Snorkeling Kealakekua Bay Is Totally Wonderful

Boating In Hawaii

Hawaii’s number one snorkel site is the marine sanctuary at Kealakekua Bay. The name “Kealakekua” means “Pathway to God” and the Mana (spiritual power or energy) can be felt here by all. It is truly a wonder of nature and by far one of the most beautiful coral reefs in the state. The large bay […]

July 30th, 2012 | Posted in Local Business Profile,Travel,Uncategorized | Read More »

Golfing The Big Island Country Club Is A Treat

Golf Big Island Country Club

The Big Island Country Club is one of the most unique golf courses in Hawaii.  Here you’ll find cool air, light winds and a magnificent setting that will inspire your game.  Big Island Country Club is the perfect course for a Hawaii golf vacation. With five sets of tee boxes, the Par 72 course is […]

July 30th, 2012 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Golf Course of the Week,Travel | Read More »

Cat Balls Get You Cash: Found Animals Foundation Launches Balls-y New Campaign

VAN NUYS, CA — In an effort to curb cat over population, Found Animals Foundation will pay pet owners $5 for each cat brought in to be spayed or neutered. This progressive campaign, ‘Cash For Cats,’ promotes feline spay/ neuter while also being the first ever program in Los Angeles County to reward participants in […]

July 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

President Obama’s Weekly Address

“Over the past couple weeks I’ve been talking with folks across the country about how we’re going to rebuild an economy where if you work hard, you and your family can get ahead. And right now, there’s a big debate going on in Washington over two fundamentally different paths we can take as a country […]

July 21st, 2012 | Posted in Politics Government | Read More »

Don’t Drown Out Dolphins’ Voices

Dolphins at play

Underwater seismic testing sounds like dynamite going off outside your home, over and over again. The sound carries for thousands of miles, and marine animals can’t escape it. Dolphins and whales might beach themselves to get away, or, if they’re too close, they could suffer hearing loss or other injuries. The loud noises can make […]

July 20th, 2012 | Posted in Opinions and Editorial | Read More »

Chairman Jerome E. Horton Statement on State Parks Department

Jerome E. Horton, Chairman of the Board of Equalization, made the following statement regarding the State Parks Department: “I encourage everyone to allow recently launched investigations to take their course before drawing any conclusions.  I am confident these investigations are the most effective way to resolve all concerns.” Elected in 2010, Chairman Jerome E. Horton […]

July 20th, 2012 | Posted in Business | Read More »

California Department of Public Health Warns Consumers Not to Eat Gold Plum Candy Imported From Taiwan

Candy From Taiwan

SACRAMENTO – Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state health officer, today warned consumers not to eat Gold Plum candy imported from Taiwan after tests conducted by CDPH found the products contained levels of lead that exceed the state’s standards. Consumers in possession of the candy should discard […]

July 20th, 2012 | Posted in Family and food,Health & Lifestyle | Read More »

Impressive Showing of England’s Atlantic Links Courses in Golf World’s Top 100 Course Ranking

A Beautiful Golf Hole In Southwest England

The Atlantic Links courses of Saunton East, St Enodoc and Burnham & Berrow have all been named in the latest Golf World UK Magazine’s GB&I Top 100 course ranking whilst the remaining links that make up this premier golfing destination, namely Saunton West, Royal North Devon and Trevose, are included in the second 100. Saunton […]

July 20th, 2012 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Golf Course of the Week,Travel | Read More »

Warrants Served/Arrest Made at Medical Marijuana Dispensary In San Fernando Valley

San Fernando Valley, CA — Detectives from Topanga Area Narcotics Enforcement Detail (NED) served search warrants at a medical marijuana dispensary and at a private residence in the west San Fernando Valley, resulting in one arrest and a cache of narcotics, money, and other evidence of illegal drug sales. On Wednesday, July 11, 2012, around […]

July 20th, 2012 | Posted in Police News | Read More »

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