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Score Big Deals at "Just Between Friends" Sale This Week!

Score Big Deals at "Just Between Friends" Sale This Week!

If you get a thrill out of finding deals, heads up!

"Just Between Friends" Consignment sale is coming to Tulare September 9-15 at the International Agri-Center.

Organizers say you can expect to find over 90,000 items, at 50-90% below retail.

Or, you can sell items, and make some money, too!

Here's how you can participate:

• Consignor/Seller (tag and sell your items you earn 65/70% on your sold items)
• VIP Consignor/Seller (someone tags your items for you you earn 50% on your sold items)
• Vendor (promote your business by having a vendor booth at the sale)
• Shopper (come and shop the bargains!)
• Volunteer (shop the bargains FIRST, and receive more $$$ back for your sold items)
 

If you don't want to deal with crowds, a Prime-Time Shopping period is available.

Winning Fantasy 5 Ticket Sold in Tulare, Prize Unclaimed!

Winning Fantasy 5 Ticket Sold in Tulare, Prize Unclaimed!

Tuesday night (August 21), one lucky player purchased a Fantasy 5 ticket in Tulare-- and won the $122,545 top prize!

The ticket was sold at Sid’s Oasis Market located at 1570 East Avenue.

The winner has not yet come forward to claim the prize.

Winning numbers are 21, 39, 14, 38, and 8.

Backpacks For A Penny!

Backpacks For A Penny!

 

OfficeMax is making back-to-school shopping ultra affordable this week. Today through Saturday, shoppers can get a backpack for ONE PENNY at OfficeMax stores nationwide or online .

Here’s how it works – Shoppers simply purchase one of over 140 qualifying student backpacks, laptop backpacks, messenger bags and more using their MaxPerks Rewards card (free to join) at OfficeMax and receive the entire cost of the backpack, minus one penny, back in their rewards account for future purchases.

For example, if you purchase the Overton Backpack for $39.99, you’ll receive $39.98 back immediately in your MaxPerks account for your next purchase. It’s like getting a backpack for ONE PENNY!

Free Kids Haircuts ALL Month of August

Free Kids Haircuts ALL Month of August

 

Nearly 700 jcpenney stores have renovated its sales floor to make room for three innovative brand shops dedicated to Levi’s, The Original Arizona Jean Co. and i jeans by Buffalo. 

Plus, all jcpenney salons will offer free haircuts for students grades K-6 all month long in August. Over 160,000 free haircut appointments have been booked to date.

And, the Fresno Fashion Fair store is offering deals on kids eye glasses. 

 

Don’t Get Ripped Off! Bogus Contractors Are Out to Scam You Online

Don’t Get Ripped Off! Bogus Contractors Are Out to Scam You Online

The California Contractors State Licensing Board (CSLB) is seeing a big jump in illegal and deceptive ads from Contractors offering services on popular Internet bulletin board sites like Craigslist.

It’s gotten so bad, the National Association of State Contractors Licensing Agencies (NASCLA) has issued a nationwide consumer alert.

The agencies are warning consumers that if they use craigslist or other similar websites to find a contractor, they face a real risk of hiring someone whose only goal is to rip them off.

Attorneys to Provide Free Legal Services to Low-Wage Workers

Attorneys to Provide Free Legal Services to Low-Wage Workers

Central California Legal Services' will be holding its Workers' Rights monthly clinic on June 20 at its offices at 2115 Kern Street, Suite 1, in downtown Fresno.

The clinic is the first of its kind collaborative effort between CCLS, Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center (Legal Aid), and the Consulate of Mexico in Fresno, with the support of local law firm of Perez, Williams, Medina and Rodriguez

Hop On the "Sequoia Shuttle" Starting This Week!

Hop On the "Sequoia Shuttle" Starting This Week!

Forget driving!

Hop on the Sequoia Shuttle to visit Sequoia National Park this summer.

Beginning Thursday, May 24, 2012 through September 9, 2012, each 16-passenger shuttle features comfortable seats, luggage space, and an informative video during the trip to the Giant Forest.

Sequoia Shuttle round-trip tickets are $15 per person and include the Park entry fee. The shuttles leave five times a day from most Visalia hotels and motels, and the city's Transit Center.

Click here for a printable brochure.

“The Sequoia Shuttle is a great value for tourists visiting California,” says Monty Cox, Transit Manager for the City of Visalia Transit Division.