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Native American Veterans Resource Fair Wednesday in Tulare

Native American Veterans Resource Fair Wednesday in Tulare

Just days after Veterans Day, the outpouring of support continues for those who have served our country.

Wednesday, the first Native American Resource Fair for military veterans is being held in Tulare.

The "military stand down" event will provide veterans with access to health care, social services and other resources.

While it is being called a "Native American Resource Fair", the event is open to all veterans.

It will go from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Tulare Veterans Memorial building, 1771 E. Tulare Ave., Tulare.

Traditional Native American dancers will provide entertainment.

For more Information, you can call (559) 736-6049.

 

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