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March is Red Cross Month

March is Red Cross Month

Honor the American Red Cross this March; it’s Red Cross Month! For years, the President has given this month special designation. March is American Red Cross Month, and it gives us the chance to thank the people who serve through this organization and consider getting involved ourselves. Every eight minutes, the American Red Cross serves

Make A Difference On Memorial Day

Memorial Day: Honoring our Veterans

Ideas For Honoring Our Veterans On Memorial Day Today we commemorate Memorial Day. It is so much more than just a day off work (although we sincerely hope you are enjoying the extra time!). This national holiday is about remembering and honoring all of the brave men and women who gave their lives for our

October is Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month

October is Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month, emphasizing the importance of adopting rather than purchasing. With so many innocent pooches in need of a loving home, it makes no sense why we would spend thousands of dollars for a furry family member at a pet store or puppy mill. To support Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month, it’s important that we share

World Food Day – October 16th

Each year on October 16th, World Food Day is recognized in hopes of ending world hunger. The 2014 theme is Family Farming: Feeding the World, Caring for the Earth. This worldwide movement strives to end world hunger by creating awareness and soliciting the donation of food to our local food banks. We wanted to make you aware

National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month

Alcohol addiction and drug addiction are both extremely serious ailments; thousands of people struggle with the debilitating conflicts that come along with addiction. September is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month, an observance that is nationally recognized and sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services for those who choose to support people

Community Support for Sarah Pettersen

The outpouring of community support for now, high school graduate, Sarah Pettersen is amazing. While walking to Agoura High School one terribly windy morning, Mother Nature, specifically a tree fell on Sarah. She broke her back in two places, shattered both of her ankles, and broke her ribs which punctured a lung. This 17 year

Memorial Day More Meaningful Than Other Holidays

Memorial Day means much more than the unofficial start of the summer season. It is a celebration and a “lifetime achievement award” for our military veterans who sacrificed everything to keep our freedom free. After years of celebrating Decoration Day on May 30, Congress adopted the “Uniform Monday Holiday Act” in 1968 establishing Memorial Day