3rd Annual Cooking Up Dreams Raises Record Funds

Third Annual Fundraising Event Benefits Programs for At-Risk Youth Over 300 guests, celebrity judges and leading local chefs filled the Grand Ballroom of the Fess Parker Doubletree Resort last Friday to vote for their favorite dish and support programs for at-risk...

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Family Service Agency Moves to New Lompoc Location

To better serve its clientele, Family Service Agency will begin providing services at a new location in Lompoc starting Monday, April 3, 2017. The agency purchased former medical offices, and after extensive renovations, will move staff in its senior services, mental...

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Renowned Chefs, Local Celebrities to Judge Cooking Up Dreams

Unique Fundraising Event Features Culinary Competition Between Leading Local Chefs Family Service Agency today unveiled the celebrity judges who will select the best chef at the 3rd Annual Cooking Up Dreams scheduled the evening of March 31, 2017 from 6:30 to 10 p.m....

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Marco Quintanar Wins ‘Our Hero’ Contest

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Entravision Communications the launched “Nuestros Héroes” (Our Heroes) campaign and focused on four Hispanic leaders representing different community sectors in the Central Coast. The public was invited to vote on their favorite leader via social media. Marco won with 467 votes and was honored at the Downtown Friday event in Santa Maria on October 21.

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6th Annual Golf Tournament Honors Fallen Airman

The 6th Annual Daniel Johnson Memorial Golf Tournament, held on July 11 at the Santa Maria Country Club, raised over $32,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Santa Barbara County. The tournament commemorates Senior Airman Daniel Johnson, who was killed in Afghanistan on October 5, 2010 during his second tour of duty. All proceeds benefit Big Brother Big Sisters of Santa Barbara County, a program near-and-dear to Mr. Johnson’s heart.

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