This Article Provided to you by Amber Ramirez of Farmers Insurance  Health Insurance Advice Open enrollment for individuals and families both on and off the exchange is from November 1, 2016 thru January 31, 2017. This is for ALL health insurance providers as well as Covered CA. It is imperative that you get it completed…

No matter how well you prepare for any type of situation, accidents and disasters occur. Water damage is one of the most common reasons why homeowners panic and they have good reason to do so. Water in your home leads to mold which can cause health problems or increase allergy symptoms. Before you begin ripping…

Founded in 1985, the Friends of the Ramona Library are dedicated to making our local public library the best it can be. Their hard work has gained the Friends a reputation among San Diego County library staff as one of the most enthusiastic and effective Friends groups in the county system. The Friends serve the…

Being in business for 60 years is no small accomplishment…and having  “business partners” who have stayed with you on your entire journey is equally as impressive.  We are thrilled to pay special tribute to five Ramona businesses that were advertisers in our first issue and are still advertising with us today.  Thank you for 60 years of…

Tom Griffin Founder of the Orange Book Vision Celebrating our 60th anniversary would not be complete without acknowledging Tom Griffin, founder of the Orange Book vision. Mr. Griffin was a true Renaissance man who successfully combined astute business acumen with a love for opera, photography, and the written word. For more than 30 years, Tom was the publisher…

Holiday Craft at the Ramona Library Holiday Bell Craft with Sun Dog Art Studio Adults: Tuesday, December 8, 1:00 PM Teens: Friday, December 11, 3:00 PM Ramona Community Library 1275 Main Street, CA 92065 Phone: (760) 788-5270

Gather all of the ingredients together, so that they are close at hand! Get a clean cloth and wipe the bowl clean of any lingering dust from the past. Take maturity, respect and friendship, and stir gently. Add unlimited amounts of compassion and kindness, and mix well. To this, add caring by the handfuls and…

By Barbara Eldridge Working with entrepreneurs and small business owners I hear a lot of resistance to sales. Or more specifically that they are sales men/women. In order to be successful in sales, (since we all are essentially in sales) we must approach every selling situation with the right attitude. But what is the “right”…

The Elizabeth Hospice Offers Hospice 101: The Basics of Hospice Care The Elizabeth Hospice is offering a presentation on Hospice 101: The Basics of Hospice Care on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 6:00pm at Wynola Pizza located at 4355 Hwy 78, three miles west of Julian. Complimentary dinner is being provided. According to a 2012…

Reaching out to those at risk of suicide According to the recently released World Health Organization (WHO) report: Preventing Suicide: A Global Imperative, over 800,000 people die by suicide across the world each year. The report notes that this estimate is conservative, with the real figure likely to be higher because of the stigma associated…