SCAQMD Leaf Blower exchange

Registration to participate in the Leaf Blower Exchange Program for commercial gardeners/landscapers begins on Tuesday, February 23, 2016. Pre-registration is required to participate. Call the SCAQMD toll free at 1-888-425-6247 Tuesday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to register.   An older gas-powered lawn mower can spew more pollution into the air in…

Free business seminars

Message from Assessor Jeffrey Prang Every year, my staff holds free business seminars throughout Los Angeles County to educate business owners on preparing and filing Business Property Statements officially known as 571-L’s.   Businesses are required by law to file a Business Property Statement if the combined value of business personal property is $100,000 or more. The…

Valentine's at Caffe Concerto

Looking for a place to take your Valentine this February 14?  Try Caffe Concerto in the Westfield Santa Anita.  Caffé Concerto is a family-owned, full service Italian restaurant, coffee bar, and patisserie committed to quality products and exceptional service. Juices are freshly squeezed, sauces are homemade, and desserts are made on-site daily. Don’t forget the…

Police: See Something, Say Something

“See Something, Say Something” is a simple and effective motto to abide by when reducing crime prevention and promoting community safety. Too often crimes are witnessed but citizens refrain from alerting authorities, a coincidence that can be remedied through an awareness of how essential community engagement is for overall well-being. Mike Vercillo, Community Outreach Officer…