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Calif. Assemblyman Mike Gatto

Calif. STEAM Proposal for a ‘UC-Tech’ Gets Passing Grade from Higher Education Committee

SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — The University of California system is overcrowded, with slots increasingly scarce for California’s growing population. California industries, from animation to aviation to app-design, are finding it difficult to find the specialized graduates they need, says Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Glendale). To solve these two problems, Gatto introduced AB 1483, legislation that […]

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Calif. Senator Tony Mendoza

Calif. Unscrupulous Elder Care Referral Agencies Bill Approved by Senate Judiciary Committee

SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Calif. Senate Bill 648 authored by Senator Tony Mendoza was approved on Tuesday by the Senate Judiciary Committee. The bill will protect seniors and their families from elder care referral agencies that engage in unscrupulous business practices by strengthening their licensing and financial disclosure requirements. The bill now goes to […]

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Anthony Rendon

Calif. L.A. River Restoration Proposal Clears Assembly Committee by a unanimous 15-0 vote

SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — On Tuesday, Calif. Assemblyman Anthony Rendon’s (D-Lakewood) legislation (Assembly Bill 530) that spurs much-needed revitalization of the Lower L.A. River passed the Assembly Water, Parks, and Wildlife Committee by a unanimous 15-0 vote. “After decades of neglect, it’s time to focus attention and resources on the Lower L.A. River and […]

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CALIF CHP

U.S. State Dept. Partners with California Highway Patrol, Providing Expertise to Ukraine’s New Patrol Police Force

SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — This week the U.S. State Dept. announced that marking the first overseas deployment by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) under formal partnership with the U.S. Department of State, the CHP recently collaborated with the Ukrainian Ministry of Interior Affairs (MOI) on a four-week training session for 30 Ukrainian law enforcement […]

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Assemblyman Mike Gatto

Calif. ‘Crowdsourced’ Bill to Combat Data Breaches Approved by Privacy and Consumer Protection Committee – AB 83

SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Calif. Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) continues to innovate the way laws are made in Sacramento by harnessing the power of the Internet to engage all Californians in the legislative process, according to a press release his office issued today. Earlier this year, Gatto invited the public, for a second-year in […]

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SuperSikh and The Atma Defenders: A Multi-racial Team of Super Heroes Fighting for Justice Worldwide

+-*CHICAGO, Ill., May 1, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Super Sikh Comics LLC commenced production of issue #1 of their comic book series after successfully launching Issue #0 at C2E2, Chicago. With over 1,200 copies of Issue #0 sold in a single weekend, the immediate success of ‘SuperSikh’ exceeded all expectations. (Press Release)

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DECRA Shingle XD Next Addition to Residential Renovations Metal Roof Line-Up

+-*TOLEDO, Ohio, May 1, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Residential Renovations, leading exterior remodeler and certified metal roofer in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan, is pleased to announce DECRA’s Shake XD, a stone coated steel roofing panel, will be the next metal roof showcased in their energy efficient roof line-up. (Press Release)

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California Student Aid Commission

Get Schooled and California Student Aid Commission recognize students and staff at Sacramento Charter High School for commitment to college success

SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — On Friday, May 1, Get Schooled and the California Student Aid Commission will recognize the students and staff at Sacramento Charter High School for their commitment to college success. As part of the 2015 California College Challenge, a friendly competition sponsored by Get Schooled and the Commission aimed at boosting […]

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Rejuvatek Medical’s New Non-laser Tattoo Removal Technology helps Half-Removed Tattoos Get Treated

+-*PACIFICA, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Sympathizing with those who started their tattoo removal process but whose service provider could no longer continue with the process, Rejuvatek Medical, Inc. of Sandy, Utah, flew in a top tattoo artist from Virginia, Melissa Lukeson, in order to continue the tattoo removal process for those ‘incompleted’ customers.

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Voices.com Talent Marketplace Secures $2 Million in Capital Investment from BDC Capital

+-*LONDON, Ontario, April 30, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Voices.com, the go-to online marketplace for voice-over, is pleased to announce a $2 million working capital investment from BDC Capital. The company will use this capital to acquire additional space, tools, and hire more people to maintain momentum as it is working to solidify its leading market […]

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Civic Resource Group International working with Microsoft on CityNext for ‘Smart Cities’ Tech

+-*LOS ANGELES, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Civic Resource Group International (CRGI) today announced it is working with Microsoft on Microsoft CityNext, an initiative designed to help governments, businesses, and citizens re-imagine what is next for their cities. For the first time in history, more than one-half of the world’s population live in urban areas and […]

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GAME: A NEW concept Sports Bar opening yards from Ravens Stadium and Oriole Park in South Baltimore

+-*BALTIMORE, Md., April 29, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Look out Baltimore, There’s a new ‘GAME’ in town. Located at 1400 Warner Street, GAME sits in the shadows of the World Champion Baltimore Ravens stadium and is only a short walk from the AL East Champion Orioles at Camden Yards. Grand Opening Friday May 15 at […]

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Author Kelly Browne Reissues ‘101 Ways To Say Thank You’ with Social Media Tips for 2015

+-*LOS ANGELES, Calif. /California Newswire/ — ‘In the electronic revolution we live in, nothing makes an impact and expresses your gratitude more than the classic handwritten thank you note, sent in the mail with a stamp!’ says Kelly Browne, author of the bestselling book, ‘101 Ways To Say Thank You’ (ISBN: 9781402747021; Sterling Publishing)

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Mueller Offers a Metal Building to a Deserving Texas Non-Profit Organization for the 7th Straight Year

+-*BALLINGER, Texas, April 28, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Mueller, Inc., a leading manufacturer of steel buildings and residential metal roofing, wants to extend a helping hand again this year to a Texas non-profit in need of a new facility. The campaign is called ‘Helping Hand.’ One organization will be selected to receive a new Mueller […]

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Spodak Dental Group Named as a Top Workplace in South Florida

+-*DELRAY BEACH, Fla., April 28, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Spodak Dental Group is excited to announce that it has been selected as one of South Florida’s Top Small Workplaces 2015. The company was recognized for its strong team culture, encouraging work environment and professional development efforts. The winners were announced at the Sun Sentinel’s Top […]

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Diversification of EB-5 Investor Pool is a Positive Evolution of the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program

+-*COSTA MESA, Calif. /California Newswire/ — In response to the surge in EB-5 applications from mainland China, the U.S. State Department has announced a cutoff date for immigrant investors from mainland China applying for permanent residency in the U.S. through the EB-5 visa program, according to PDC Capital Group.

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Assemblyman Mike Gatto

Calif. Bill to Create Statewide Hit-and-Run Alert System Safely Passes Committee – AB 8

SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Today, Calif. Assemblyman Mike Gatto’s (D-Glendale) fight to reduce hit-and-run crimes continued when the Assembly Public Safety Committee voted to approve his AB 8. The measure would establish the “Yellow Alert” system, which would allow law enforcement to engage other drivers to help identify and apprehend hit-and-run perpetrators. AB 8 […]

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TriWest Healthcare Alliance Announces a New Veterans Hiring Initiative with Hire America’s Heroes

+-*PUYALLUP, Wash., April 28, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — TriWest Healthcare Alliance announced today a new hiring initiative with the non-profit organization Hire America’s Heroes(R). The purpose of the initiative is to provide a unique avenue for job-seeking Veterans in the Puget Sound, Washington area to find jobs in the health care industry. Interested Veterans will […]

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Steven Berger to Speak at Healthcare Business Analytics Best Practice Summit

+-*LIBERTYVILLE, Ill., April 28, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Steven Berger, chairman of Healthcare Insights, LLC, and a nationally known hospital financial management expert, will be a featured speaker at the Healthcare Business Analytics Best Practice Summit in Chicago on May 5, 2015. The summit, taking place at the Sheraton Hotel and Towers, is presented by […]

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Healthcare Insights to Exhibit Costing Solutions at Becker’s Hospital Review Annual Meeting in Chicago

+-*LIBERTYVILLE, Ill., April 27, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — When more than 1,200 hospital business and strategy leaders gather in Chicago next month for Becker’s Hospital Review 6th Annual Meeting, Healthcare Insights, LLC (HCI) will be exhibiting its solutions for reducing healthcare costs and improving patient care. (Press Release)

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NCGA House of Representatives to Honor Hoogstra, Hendersonville Hospice Contributions with Resolution

+-*RALEIGH, N.C., April 27, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A resolution recognizing the importance of hospice care and honoring the memory of a western North Carolina visionary and Four Seasons Compassion for Life founder Jean Moulthrop Hoogstra is slated to be read this evening from the floor of the House of Representatives today. (Press Release)

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Kentucky’s Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn Selected to Showcase in Southern Food and Beverage Museum

+-*OWENSBORO, Ky., April 27, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn was recently selected to be part of a permanent exhibit, Trail of Smoke and Fire, in the Southern Food and Beverage Museum in New Orleans. Pappy Bosley’s cleaver and butcher knife, and an original menu from 1963-1965 accompanied by historical photos will be part […]

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Homecare-Friendly Long-Term Care Plans from ACSIA Partners Let Seniors Continue Living at Home, Save Money

+-*KIRKLAND, Wash., April 27, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Many people envision long-term care insurance as a means of paying the bills when they move into a care facility. If you’re one of them, ‘You should widen your vision,’ says Denise Gott, CEO of ACSIA Partners, an industry leader. ‘LTC insurance also pays for care in […]

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Jonathan Burke Endowed Presidential Scholarship announced by Laguna College of Art and Design

+-*LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) announced the Jonathan Burke Endowed Presidential Scholarship commemorating Burke’s 35 years with the college. From 1985 to 2011, Burke was dean of fine arts, co-vice president of Academic Affairs and gallery director at LCAD.

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SEIU-ULTCW President Laphonza Butle, and hundreds of Nursing Home Workers and Community Allies in Support of SB 779

Calif. Senator Hall and Certified Nursing Assistants Demand Quality Assurance at Skilled Nursing Facilities – SB 779

+-*LOS ANGELES, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Senate Bill (SB) 779 authored by Calif .Senator Isadore Hall, III (D-South Bay), and sponsored by SEIU-United Long Term Care Workers (ULTCW), would address understaffing that currently places the lives of nursing home residents at risk.

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U.S. Rep. Tony Cardenas

House Passes Calif. Congressman Cardenas’ Amendment to Protect Small Business From Cyberattack

SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, Calif. /California Newswire/ — On Wednesday, in Washington, D.C., U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley, Calif.), a member of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, successfully fought to protect American small businesses from potential cyber-attacks. Cárdenas’ amendment to H.R. 1560, the Protecting Cyber Networks Act, will protect national security, starting […]

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Calif. Senator Tony Mendoza

Calif. Bill to Prevent Child Hunger Approved by Key Senate Committee – SB 708

SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — The Senate Education Committee on Wednesday approved a bill to address childhood hunger in California and improve access to the National School Lunch and Breakfast Programs on a unanimous bipartisan vote of 9 to 0. SB 708 authored by Calif. Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia), a former elementary school teacher, will […]

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DocMagic Inc. announces Collaborative Closing Platform to Meet TRID Requirements

+-*TORRANCE, Calif. /California Newswire/ — DocMagic, Inc., the premier provider of fully-compliant loan document preparation, compliance, eSign and eDelivery solutions, announced that it will launch a Collaborative Closing Platform for the mortgage industry. The solution is comprised of a secure, seamless and dynamic web-based portal that efficiently and expeditiously helps lenders comply with the TILA-RESPA […]

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Release and Book Signing of BioTE Medical’s Gary Donovitz M.D. ‘Age Healthier Live Happier’ at Age Management Medicine Group (AMMG) Conference

+-*ORLANDO, Fla., April 23, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — BioTE Medical President and Founder Gary Donovitz M.D. releases his book ‘Age Healthier Live Happier – Avoiding Over-Medication through Natural Hormone Balance’ (ISBN: 9780990706458) to kick off the Age Management Medicine Group Conference at JW Marriott / Ritz Carlton Grande Lakes April 23 – 26, 2015. (Press […]

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Innovative Technique to Cover Up Tattoos at BLVD Tattoo Studio in Maryland

+-*JESSUP, Md., April 23, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Washington Boulevard Tattoo Studio is the newest studio in Maryland to adopt an innovative technology, the all-natural Tatt2Away(R) non-laser tattoo removal system from Rejuvatek Medical. Not only will this patented technique totally remove an existing tattoo, but it also offers a unique opportunity for those individuals seeking […]

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Want your children to thrive and become goal-setting high achievers? Tune in to Lads to Leaders documentary

+-*SAINT CLOUD, Fla., April 22, 2015 (SEND2PRES NEWSWIRE) — Lads to Leaders (L2L) invites parents and their children to watch ‘The Best Kept Secret’ and learn how they can become involved in the best training program in America. A documentary was produced about the program and the founder Dr. Jack Zorn. It will be shown […]

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Anthony Rendon

Calif. Assemblyman Rendon Seeks Day in Court For Public Utilities Commission – Legislation Creates New Transparency

SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Calif. Assemblyman Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) on Tuesday expanded his legislation to reform the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to ensure court review of CPUC decisions and to create an Inspector General and Public Advisor. “The activities of the CPUC have been hidden under a shroud of secrecy that needs to […]

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