The Good Food Festival & Conference returns to Los Angeles for the second year Nov. 2-4, 2012. Produced by FamilyFarmed.org in cooperation with the Santa Monica Farmers Markets, the conference focuses on regional and national issues that are integral to building local and sustainable food systems and educating people about the Good Food Movement. The [...]
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Nearly 300 professionals in the tourism and hospitality industries with interests in the Inland Empire met on August 9, 2012 at the invitation of the Inland Empire Tourism Council. The Inland Empire Tourism Board was formed in 1988 and gets stronger with each passing year. This summit was mc-ed by the hysterically funny, Fontana born [...]
Judy Yung, professor emerita in American Studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz, will present “Angel Island, Immigrant Gateway to America” at UC Riverside on Friday, May 18 as part of Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Yung, who co-authored a book by the same name with Erika Lee in 2010, will make the presentation [...]
Author and attorney Carissa Phelps, an advocate for homeless and transitional age youth, will speak at the University of California, Riverside on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Highlander Union Building (HUB) 302. Phelps presentation, “From Sex Trade to Legal Aid,” is the third and final presentation in the Women [...]
What began as a quiet morning ten years ago became a day that would mark the new millennium with the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil. On the tenth anniversary of 9/11, many ceremonies will be held to remember the 2,977 victims and recognize the courage of rescuers and Americans in uniform. It is encouraged to wear red, white and blue on Patriot Day, this day of remembrance.