The History of Father’s Day

The History of Father’s Day

Father’s Day was founded in 1910 by Sonora Smart Dodd. Its first celebration was in Spokane, Washington on June 19, 1910. Her father, the Civil War veteran William Jackson Smart, was a single parent who reared his six children in Spokane, Washington. After hearing a...
Local Elks Lodges Receive High State honors

Local Elks Lodges Receive High State honors

By Mike Long Three Elks Lodges from Orange County California took first place at the State level in their respective divisions for the prestigious and highly competitive award of “All American Lodge”.  The winning lodges are from the cities of Santa Ana, Mission...
The Early Years

The Early Years

Rancho Santa Margarita began to take shape in 1985 when the Rancho Santa Margarita Company broke ground on the five-thousand-acre project that occupied the northernmost corner of the area which is now known as the Marine Corps Base Camp, Pendleton. Although the actual...
Governor Newsom Order provides 90-day extension in state and local taxes, including sales tax

Governor Newsom Order provides 90-day extension in state and local taxes, including sales tax

Order extends licensing deadlines and requirements for a number of industries. Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order that will provide tax, regulatory and licensing extensions for businesses. The executive order allows the California Department of Tax and...
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