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    Friday, July 28, 2017
    TULARE – The Tulare County Fair’s “Read to Ride” program rewards children with carnival ride tickets for every two books they read. The Read to Ride contest is open to children kindergarten through eighth grade. Children are required to read two library books and write a brief summary or draw a picture about the book on the official form. When the form and report are given ...read more
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    Friday, July 28, 2017
    LEMOORE, CA – (July 27, 2017) – The Tachi Yokut tribe held a groundbreaking ceremony today to kick off construction of a new $23.5 million entertainment center featuring movie theaters, a bowling alley, billiards room, arcade and concourse, bar and concessions. The center is schedule to open in October 2018. The 88,350 square foot entertainment center will feature a state-of-the-art, ...read more
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    Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    TULARE – Local civic clubs, youth organizations and churches can pre-sell Tulare County Fair carnival wristbands to raise funds for their activities, while supporting the fair. The wristbands provide an all-access, one-day pass to the carnival and Kiddie Land. Organizations earn $1.50 per wristband sold. For information, call the Tulare County Fairgrounds, 686-4707, or sign up for the ...read more
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    Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    Tulare County Offers Resource Family Orientations VISALIA – Tulare County Resource Family Approval (previously known as Foster Care Licensing) offers orientations twice per month for prospective Resource families. Orientations are held from 6 to 9 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays at the Professional Development Center, 4031 W. Noble Ave. Entrance is at the bottom of the two-story ...read more
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    Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    Tulare County Fair Seeks Local Entertainers TULARE – Local entertainers – from jugglers to future rock stars – have the opportunity to perform for home crowds at the Tulare County Fair, Sept. 13-17. Interested performers need to complete the Community Entertainment Application form on the fair’s web site, www.tcfair.org , and submit by Aug. 4. Acts must be appropriate for ...read more
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    Wednesday, July 05, 2017
    PORTERVILLE, CA — Bank of the Sierra, the banking subsidiary of Sierra Bancorp (NASDAQ: BSRR), announced that it has entered into an agreement with Citizens Business Bank, the banking subsidiary of CVB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: CVBF), to acquire the deposits and certain assets of a branch of Citizens Business Bank located in Woodlake, California. Pending regulatory approval, Sierra’s ...read more
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    Monday, June 12, 2017
    Hayley Fernandes of Tulare was selected as the 2017 Dairy Princess for the California Milk Advisory Board’s (CMAB) District 9. The crowning took place before a crowd of approximately 250 dairy industry members and their families and friends, on Friday, June 9, 2017 at the Heritage Complex at the International Agri-Center in Tulare. Retiring Dairy Princess Annika Atsma ended her reign by ...read more
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    Thursday, May 25, 2017
    Effective July 1, 2017, Mr. Tony Rodriguez will be serving as the Superintendent of the Tulare Joint Union High School District which serves more than 5,400 students and has eight schools, including three comprehensive high schools. Current Superintendent Dr. Sarah Koligian, will be departing from the district as of June 30, to assume the Superintendent position in Folsom-Cordova Unified School ...read more
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    Monday, May 15, 2017
    TULARE, CA – Tulare Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce the celebration of 25 years of Summer Jubilee on August 26, 2017. We will celebrate the Silver Anniversary at Zumwalt Park located at 400 E. Tulare Avenue – Tulare, Ca. Themes from previous years will be highlighted. Guests are invited to dress up in attire from their favorite Summer Jubilee themed year. We hope to see ...read more
    Monday, January 02, 2017
    By: Jennifer Marroquin & Denise Damari Education is a lifelong journey and the 2016-2017 cohort of Leadership Tulare class spent its Education Day exploring this journey and the changes that have been made over the years in the world of education. Educating our youth to become positive, contributing members of society is a vital task for our educators, whether you are a preschool teacher or a ...read more
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    Friday, December 09, 2016
    The agricultural education program at the Tulare High School Farm in Tulare, Calif., is one of only six agricultural education programs nationwide that received the National Association of Agricultural Educators Outstanding Middle/ Secondary Agricultural Education Program Award, given at the NAAE annual convention in Las Vegas on November 30. Three high schools, Mission Oak, Tulare Union and ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 16, 2016
    The Tulare Chamber welcomes new member, Vivint Smart Home . “ We create simple, affordable smart home solutions. Our goal: To help you create a smarter home with intelligently designed products that simplify your life. As a leading smart home technology provider, Vivint offers home security, energy management, home automation, local cloud storage, and high-speed Internet solutions to more ...read more
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    Monday, October 10, 2016
    The Tulare Chamber welcomes new member, Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Central Valley. Ronald McDonald House’s mission is to provide a “Home away from Home” and resources to children and families who are experiencing emotional and financial burdens while coping with a seriously ill, hospitalized child. It is our honor to provide families with all the comforts of Home ...read more
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    Monday, October 03, 2016
    The Tulare Chamber welcomes new member, Volt Workforce Solutions . “Volt Workforce Solutions specializes in talent acquisition and deployment, serving a broad array of industries with contingent employee and professional search services, workforce management programs, and recruitment process outsourcing. Volt offers consultative solutions to ensure you have the qualified people you need, ...read more
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    Monday, September 26, 2016
    The Tulare Chamber welcomes new member, Puffed Perfection. If this is the first you have heard of Puffed Perfection, let me tell you that it definitely won't be the last. Puffed Perfection, is a delicious little sweet treat that will make you forget all about that popcorn stuff. It's basically corn meal and a few other ingredients all mixed together and baked until, POOF! These perfect ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 31, 2016
    Tulare County’s Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer, Marilyn Kinoshita announced on Tuesday that even with a staggering $1.1 billion decrease in Tulare County’s total gross production value compared to 2014, the county is still leading the state and nation in agricultural production. ​Tulare County’s total gross production value for 2015 was $6.9 billion – 13.7 percent ...read more
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    Thursday, August 25, 2016
    Shelley Huff, Career Center Team Lead, Team AMVETS Department of CA The National AMVETS Career Center of the Year award has officially landed in Tulare, California as Shelley Huff of our local AMVETS’ California Department Career Center, is its most recent recipient. The Tulare office partners with many organizations in the area to include EDD, San Joaquin Valley Veterans office in Hanford, ...read more
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