• News for Chamber

    Monday, June 26, 2017
    International Food Personality Simon Majumdar To Share Insights With Central California Restaurateurs & Chefs To Expand Locally-Sourced Menus Discussion Aims To Transform “The Food Capital Of The World” Beyond Farming And Production And Into A Prideful Foodie Destination WHO: Simon Majumdar, Food Writer, Cook, Food Network personality and champion of the Fresno Food Expo Foodie ...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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    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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    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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