Santa Clarita Valley March home prices hit their highest levels since mid-2010 when homebuyer tax credits were offered to stimulate the housing market.
Former Navy SEAL and Army Special Operations member, Richard Holt ofVentura, was one of more than 26 million Americans suffering from chronic back pain until one of his doctors recommended he take advantage of Boston Scientific's spinal cord stimulator innovation – the Precision Spectra Implant.
While many nonprofit organizations often serve residents who are in need of help, few people realize that while the organizations are seeking funds to carry out services they still must operate under many of the same rules and regulations that a for-profit business must.
For years, Santa Clarita parents had little choice but to drive their children all the way to downtown Los Angeles to see a pediatric specialist, until nationally renowned Children's Hospital Los Angeles opened its 4,000-square-foot Valencia satellite office in March 2012.
Though California ranks first in the country in research and development performance, many businesses shy away from applying for a type of tax credit that could help them save considerably, a tax consultant said during a seminar in early March.
Bill Barritt, Chief Financial Officer
Mike DeLorenzo, president
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When the Schrey family –of Schrey & Sons Mold Company Inc. in Santa Clarita – set out to build a better doggie door for their family pets, they parlayed an already successful business into a multi-million niche business – Ideal Pet Products. At the time, there only two manufacturers of pet doors in the United States.
The idea of filling a void in forensic and clinical lab testing circles was born 40 years ago in 1973 of Larry and Judy Plutchak when they launched UTAK Laboratories of Valencia to supply much need quality control materials – blood, urine and body fluid materials – for test verifications in labs across the country.
The Valley Industry and Commerce Association (VICA) saw a record legislative session in 2013: a 90 percent success rate in the Senate and Assembly and an 84 percent success rate once Gov. Jerry Brown's signatures and vetoes were factored in.
Improving communication between real estate licensees and appraisers would minimize valuation issues that stall all too often or doom the sale of a home.
The month of January provides the opportunity to review, refocus and renew. At no other time during the course of the year does such a profound occasion exist.
Dennis Junker, President