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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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    Monday, June 05, 2017
    The Sequoia Tourism Council, a collaborative of Tulare County chambers, cities, convention bureaus, national parks and the forest, is offering a seminar for local businesses involved in the hospitality and retail industries. The seminar, coined Concierge College, happens on Thursday, June 15 th at the International Agri-Center in the AgVentures Learning Center from 8:00 am to 11:30 am. Attendees ...read more
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    Thursday, June 01, 2017
    Food and beverage innovators and entrepreneurs from throughout Central California are encouraged to submit applications for the fifth annual Fresno Food Expo New Product Awards, presented by Baker Peterson Franklin, CPA, LLP, and the third annual Fred Ruiz Entrepreneurial Award. Applications can be submitted at www.FresnoFoodExpo.com and the deadline for submission is Friday, June 30, 2017 at 5 ...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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    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    ROSEVILLE, Calif.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Sunworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNW), a leading provider of solar power solutions for agriculture, commercial, industrial (ACI), and residential markets, will host a grand opening of its new office in Tulare, California. The event will take place on June 6th , from 4 PM to 6 PM PDT, at 3262 South K Street. The Tulare Chamber of Commerce will also participate in a ...read more
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    Thursday, May 18, 2017
    VISALIA – ImagineU, the children’s museum near downtown Visalia, will offer seven weeks of interactive learning plus field trips and special guests this summer. Half-day and full-day camps run Monday through Friday, beginning June 5, with activities designed for children ages 5 and up and lunch for all campers. In addition to weekly themes, the program will offer a field trip to ...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, May 15, 2017
    The Tulare County Dairy Women and the Tulare Chamber of Commerce will present the 33 rd Annual Tulare County Dairy Princess Coronation on Friday, June 9th at the International Agri-Center in Tulare. The event is a collaboration between the Tulare County Dairywomen, the California Milk Advisory Board, and the Tulare Chamber of Commerce to “Salute the Dairy Industry.” The evening begins ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    BLOOD SWEAT AND TEARS TO PERFORM AT FOX Hands in the Community announces the appearance of legendary performers BLOOD SWEAT & TEARS on Saturday, July 15 th 8:00 pm at the Visalia Fox Theater. With World Class vocals, musicianship, & a multitude of solid gold hits, BLOOD SWEAT & TEARS (BST) is at the top of their game. It has been five decades since drummer/producer Bobby Colomby and ...read more
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    Thursday, May 04, 2017
    TRACY , Calif. – April 26, 2017– Four young women will compete for the prestigious title of Dairy Princess during ceremonies at the upcoming District 9 Dairy Princess Contest. The gala event will be held Friday, June 9, 2017, at the International Agri-Center in Tulare. This year’s contestants are: Georgiana Atsma, Hayley Fernandes and Abbigail Prins all of Tulare and Brandi ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    April 12, 2017 Regarding 2015-2016 Graduation Data Tulare Joint Unified School District graduated 87.2% of its students during the 2015-16 school year, according to data released Tuesday by the California Department of Education. This is an increase of 1.6% from the 2014-15 data. Our district also increased the graduation rate for Foster Youth (72.7%), Special Education (84.9%) and ...read more
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    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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    Friday, July 22, 2016
    By Tulare County Supervisor Pete Vander Poel III, District Two I can confidently state that the County is in a favorable financial position. This is due to the conservative approach we have taken as a Board in developing discretionary revenue estimates; the hard work of our dedicated employees; the magnitude of the projected unused contingency appropriation; and effective fiscal oversight by ...read more
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