Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Nevada and Its Foundation Commit $271,713 in 2010

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Nevada and Its Foundation Commit $271,713 in 2010

Las Vegas, CA…To address ongoing health disparities and hardships encountered by millions of American families, the men and women of Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, and its corporate foundation, proudly continued the company’s tradition of caring for the people it serves and the health of our communities by contributing $271,713 to philanthropic and civic […]

One in Ten Drivers Admit They May Have Driven Drunk, Finds AAA Foundation Study

One in Ten Drivers Admit They May Have Driven Drunk, Finds AAA Foundation Study

Washington, DC..Although filled with merriment, the holidays also harbor many dangers, including drunk drivers. Drinking and driving is viewed as a very serious threat by 87 percent of drivers and the related social disapproval is almost universal. However, new data recently released by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found that one in ten drivers […]

California Visitor’s Guide Encourages Guests to Explore the Golden State

California Visitor’s Guide Encourages Guests to Explore the Golden State

Sacramento, CA…The California Travel & Tourism Commission (CTTC) just released its 2011 California Official State Visitor’s Guide and Travel Planner, the ultimate dream guide for planning an unforgettable California getaway. “Our annual Visitor’s Guide is both a glossy travel magazine with compelling editorial, and a practical detailed guidebook,” announced Caroline Beteta, CTTC president and CEO. […]

Holiday 2010 Retail Sales Up 5.5% Over 2009 According to SpendingPulse

Holiday 2010 Retail Sales Up 5.5% Over 2009 According to SpendingPulse

Purchase, N.Y, December 27, 2010 -MasterCard Advisors’ SpendingPulse, a macroeconomic report tracking national retail and services sales, today provided summary results for the 2010 holiday shopping season. In the 50-day period measured – November 5 through December 24 – the data showed overall season-over-season growth of 5.5% ex-auto as consumer spending continued to show progress […]

EARLY ALERT TO SCHOOLS…. Assembly Bill 354 Becomes Law

EARLY ALERT TO SCHOOLS…. Assembly Bill 354 Becomes Law

2011 Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Immunization Requirements for Students September 30, 2010 (Updated December 9, 2010) Whooping cough (pertussis) has been widespread in California during 2010. The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) recommends that all Californians 10 years and older receive a booster shot against pertussis (also known as “Tdap”1). Moreover, Assembly Bill 354, now […]

New Fee on Delinquent Taxpayers Effective January 1, 2011

New Fee on Delinquent Taxpayers Effective January 1, 2011

Sacramento, CA…The California State Board of Equalization (BOE) announced today that thousands of California businesses will potentially be assessed a fee on past due liabilities beginning in 2011, under recently enacted legislation. More than 90,000 businesses will be notified of this potential fee beginning January 1, 2011 Legislation imposed the new collection cost recovery fee […]

Lake Tahoe Area Ski & Snow Report for December 27th, 2010

Lake Tahoe Area Ski & Snow Report for December 27th, 2010

Lake Tahoe Area…If you have been dreaming of a White Christmas this is your year. The local snow is deep and plentiful. Enjoy!!! Squaw Valley is reporting 52-128″ of snow. Sierra at Tahoe is reporting 47-121″ of snow. Northstar is reporting a 79-126″ of snow. Mt. Rose has a 72-110″ of snow. Kirkwood is reporting […]