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Opinion: Veteran-owned businesses are an economic powerhouse

By   /  Sunday, October 30th, 2022  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion, Small Business  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Veteran-owned businesses are an economic powerhouse

By Dawn Golik Along the coast and across the country, businesses owned by former military members are an economic powerhouse. There are more than 1.76 million veteran-owned businesses in the United States. They employ nearly 5.3 million workers, with an annual payroll exceeding $232 million. Their approximately $1 trillion dollars in annual sales & receipts Read More →

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Opinion: Do the right thing for our veterans

By   /  Friday, August 13th, 2021  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Do the right thing for our veterans

By Ritch Eich It wasn’t until several years after the Vietnam War ended that Vietnam veterans who were exposed to toxic herbicides sprayed in the jungle were granted presumptive disability benefits for illnesses caused by exposure to Agent Orange. According to the Agent Orange Act of 1991, veterans who served anywhere in Vietnam from Jan. Read More →

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Bicycling from Santa Barbara to Charleston in support of veterans

By   /  Friday, September 13th, 2019  /  Columns, Latest news, Nonprofits, South Coast  /  Comments Off on Bicycling from Santa Barbara to Charleston in support of veterans

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Tri-county legislators have bills pending

By   /  Friday, July 12th, 2019  /  Columns, Health Care & Life Science, Higher Education, Latest news  /  Comments Off on Tri-county legislators have bills pending

Health care, veteran’s services, education, oil, the environment and natural disaster recovery are at the top of the legislative agenda for tri-county representatives. With the California legislature headed to summer recess on July 12 and Congress apparently headed for a break in August, relatively few bills have been signed into law. But many are still Read More →

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Invesco QQQ tournament sponsors make it free

By   /  Friday, May 24th, 2019  /  Higher Education, Latest news, Nonprofits  /  Comments Off on Invesco QQQ tournament sponsors make it free

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Congresswoman Brownley to chair women veterans task force

By   /  Thursday, May 2nd, 2019  /  East Ventura County, Health Care & Life Science, Latest news, Law & Goverment  /  Comments Off on Congresswoman Brownley to chair women veterans task force

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Tri-county legislators name their women of the year

By   /  Friday, March 8th, 2019  /  Energy, Higher Education, Latest news  /  Comments Off on Tri-county legislators name their women of the year

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