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 Volume 22, No. 5
 Circulation: 10,000
                                    Area Business Showcase Their Resources
                                    Retailers, Service Providers, City Services Represented
 June–July 2010


    Community
      Events


Sundays, 8:00 am–1:00 pm
 Barton Frontage Road (Between
 Loma Linda Dr. and Benton St.)
 Mini Car Show 3rd Sunday
                                    Forty-Four vendors and hundreds of Chamber Treasurer Jim Walling stopped by Hands On Medical Massage provided
Breakfast Network:                  attendees’ enjoyed great weather at the Expo. the Car Doctors of Loma Linda Booth. their trade.
 Wednesdays, 7:30 a.m.              Q: What do enchiladas, senior strolling under canopies to find out                  a variety of business categories and
                                    living centers, auto repair shops and more about their business community           organizations were represented. See
June     Keller Williams            chiropractors have in common?            and city and county services.              page four for complete photo coverage.
2nd      (Ruby Watson)                                                          Citizens had the opportunity to visit      In addition to the vendors and service
         Community Room             A: They were all at the center city information booths; speak with                  providers many City Departments were
June     Loma Linda Fire Dept.      of activity on April 14th at representatives’ from state government                 on hand to answer questions and give
9th      Community Room             the Loma Linda Chamber of officials; and sample a variety of fresh                  informational materials to attendees.
                                    Commerce Business Expo 2010. foods provided by Jose’s Mexican                       The San Bernardino County Sheriff
June     Arrowhead United Way
                                                                             Food.                                      Department and Loma Linda Fire
16th     Community Room             The sun shone on the Loma Linda Plaza      This was the 18th Anniversary of         Department participated as well. All in
June     Chamber Golf               as over 40 vendors and service providers the popular event. The expo has been       all, we were blessed with great weather
23rd     Tournament                 assembled to present Loma Linda’s expanded over the years. This year                and a good time was had by all.
         No Breakfast Meeting       very best to the hundreds of attendees all vendor spots were occupied, and                                  See Expo | Page 4
June     Dark - 4th of July
30th
July
         Weekend
         Leisure Travel/Vacation
                                    Chamber Of Commerce Sponsors Mayor’s Breakfast
7th      Benefits
         Silvia Latios
         Community Room
Members: Call the Loma Linda
Chamber of Commerce Office to
reserve a date to present your
business or
organization.

Phone (909) 799-2828
Fax (909) 799-2825
Email info@lomalindachamber.com
                                    Economic Development Director            City Manager T. Jarb Thaipejr              Mayor Stan Brauer
                                    Konrad Bolowich
                                                                             Business owners, representatives from      issues, City improvements and local
                                                                             our medical and teaching institutions,     economy were the topics of the
                                                          PRSRT STD
                                                                             City staff and other Chamber members,      morning. Attendees took advantage of
                                                         U.S. POSTAGE
                                                              PAID           85 in all, gathered at the Senior Center   the question and answer session as the
  City of Loma Linda                                   SAN BERNARDINO        April 21st for the Mayor’s Breakfast.      meeting drew to a close. All in all it was
                                                               CA
  25541 Barton Rd.
                                                        PERMIT NO 1277
                                                                             Attendees listened to updates by Mayor     a very informative breakfast meeting.
  Loma Linda, CA 92354                                      ECRWSS           Stan Brauer, City Manager T Jarb              Breakfast was provided by Jose’s
  CHANGE SERVICE REQUESTED                                                   Thaipejr and Economic Development          Mexican Food.
                                                                             Director, Konrad Bolowich. Budget


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                                                                                 Call 909-799-2828
                                                  President’s Pen - Richard A. Schaefer

          2010 CHAMBER
       BOARD OF DIRECTORS
                                             Local Longevity All-Stars
       Richard A. Schaefer, President        Loma Linda has thrived as a health care       ized pavement on Barton Road from Mt.
           Loma Linda University
                                             and educational community for more            View to Waterman Avenue, divided by
       Roni Bailey, President-Elect          than 100 years. In November 2005 Na-          attractive, draught-resistant landscaping,
     Director of Community Relations         tional Geographic magazine identified it as   provides a safe thoroughfare and good
         Loma Linda Care Center              one of only three places in the world, and    first impression to thousands of commut-
          James Walling, Treasurer           the only place in America “where people       ers every day.
          Inland Community Bank              live longer and healthier than just about        World-class facilities, such as the
    Norman Meyer, Emeritus Secretary         anyone else on earth.” The magazine           James M. Slater, MD, Proton Treatment
     Past Vice-President, Loma Linda         then identified Loma Linda residents as       and Research Center, attract patients
    Community Hospital & Loma Linda          “among America’s longevity all-stars.”        from around the world. Proton patients        President Richard A. Schaefer
        University Medical Center               We have a unique community with            have included personnel from the Unit-
           Manuel Aranda, Jr.,               five regional hospitals and a health sci-     ed Nations, NASA flight engineers, and        termine how the City can better serve
      SBV Water Conservation District        ences university that has become world        the winner of the 1992 Nobel Prize in         the business community. I hereby solicit
                Elsie Chan,                  famous for its major contributions to         Physics, who came to Loma Linda from          comments from local businesses regard-
          Spectrotape Corporation            world medicine and dentistry. Loma Lin-       CERN, the world’s largest physics re-         ing the business climate in Loma Linda.
          Rosemary Estupinan                 da is a good place to live, work, worship,    search proton accelerator located near        Please send your concerns and/or willing-
       Heritage Gardens Health Care          and play. Loma Linda’s South Hills Pre-       Geneva, Switzerland. Loma Linda cer-          ness to serve on the committee to: Busi-
           & Retirement Center               serve provides hiking and bicycling trails    tainly is a special place on Earth.           ness Advisory Committee, C/O Loma
                                             that give residents and visitors a good          In considering the role of the Chamber     Linda Chamber of Commerce, P.O. Box
           Danny Fontoura
VP, Loma Linda University Medical Center     place to exercise in a picturesque setting.   of Commerce within the City of Loma           343, Loma Linda, CA 92354.
                                             Its fiber optic Internet cable system has     Linda, in addition to regular consulta-          We hope that residents receiving The
              Robert Frost
                                             pioneered standards for the world. And        tions regarding economic development,         Loma Linda Report will take advan-
     Loma Linda University Foundation
                                             Loma Linda is one of the safest commu-        we also have decided to start a Business      tage of all the resources available within
         Dr. David B. Hinshaw, Jr.           nities in Southern California. Further-       Advisory Committee, with representa-          the City of Loma Linda. Our business
          Loma Linda University              more, the area’s climate has been identi-     tion from the City Council, to monitor        community provides products and ser-
              Medical Center
                                             fied historically as therapeutic.             business concerns and make improve-           vices needed by our residents as well as
                Phil Jolley                     Even during a major historic down-         ments wherever possible. Councilman           thousands of visitors, students, and em-
           Golden Opportunities              turn in the nation’s economy, the City of     Rhodes Rigsby, MD, has agreed to serve        ployees. Please spend your dollars with
            L. Roo McKenzie                  Loma Linda has responded by providing         as liaison between this new Committee         our community businesses and help the
           Loma Linda Academy                low-income housing, economic incen-           and the City Council.                         city’s economy to expand as Loma Linda
               Victor Miller                 tives for businesses, and improvement            We have also decided to survey local       moves boldly into the future.
              University Realty              to its infrastructure. The new rubber-        businesses on behalf of the City, to de-
             James O’Neill
       Bryn Mawr Elementary School                Executive Notes - Phil Carlisle
             Bette J. Rhodes
           Loma Linda Academy
              Stan Sewell
        Loma Linda Branch Library
                                             Wishing You the Very Best
             Robert Stewart                  I know Mother’s Day has come and gone,        loves you. I will get them in a vase right
       United Property Management            but I have a childhood memory to share        away”.
              John Turner                    with you. Picture if you will a little boy    That is a mother’s love. I just had de-
      Loma Linda Valley Kiwanis Club         about five years of age. It is Mother’s       stroyed her beloved tulip patch. There
              Margi Worley                   Day and I do not have a gift for my           was not one tulip left in the garden. In
          Margi’s Image Consulting           mother, nor do I have the funds to buy        spite of that she was not about to ruin my
                                             her a present. I am standing out in our       gesture of love. As I have gotten older
       DIRECTORS EMERITUS                    driveway next to my mother’s prized tu-       it means even more to me. Mom is in
               John Ruffcorn                 lip garden. You can probably guess what       an assisted living facility in Loma Linda
            University Church of             happens next. Yes, I picked every single      these days. It is called Gentle Care. The     Phil Carlisle, CEO
           Seventh-day Adventists            tulip in that garden. This was going to be    staff of the facility is great and they are
             Willard Stewart                 the best Mother’s Day ever!                   giving her wonderful care. Her mind is        members’ businesses whenever you can.
       United Property Management               I went into the kitchen and held out       not what it once was, but I know she is       It helps them and our city’s economy at
                  Mel Upp                    the flowers and said “happy Mother’s Day      safe.                                         the same time.
                                             mommy”. For a split second I thought I           Gentle Care is one of many Loma Lin-          I close by wishing all mothers, wher-
              Chamber Staff                  saw fire in her eyes. Did I see her jaw       da businesses of all types that offer great   ever they are, the very best. One thing I
    Phil Carlisle, Chief Executive Officer   tighten? Did she say *@#**@!? Well no         service and products. In a few weeks the      do know, no matter where you are, what
    Stephanie Mahe, Executive Assistant      (I do however think she wanted to but         latest edition of our Chamber of Com-         country you live in, or what your color,
                                             caught herself ), she knelt down and took     merce Directory and Resource Guide will       race or creed is there is nothing as special
         Lucy Argueta, Marketing
                                             me in her arms, kissed me on the fore-        be printed for your use. I hope you will      as a mother’s love.
           Loma Linda Report                 head and said “thank you son, mommy           get a copy and choose to patronize our
            Phil Carlisle, Editor
           RWL Design, Layout
              Stephanie Mahe
             & Dennis La Bine
                Photographer

The Loma Linda Report is published bi-
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of Loma Linda, California. To be placed
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                                               Become A Member And Share Your Voice.
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    Chamber News

2009 Ambassador of the Year
Ms. G Mackson-Hemphill honored as
the 2009 Ambassador of the Year
   Ms G was honored as our 2009 Am-
bassador of the year at our January 28
Installation and Awards Dinner. She has
many names, she is a teacher, mentor,
missionary, but most of all she is a caring
Christian lady. Her career as an English
and Home Economics teacher has taken
                                                                                             Come and Join Us
                                                                                             Every Sunday,
her to many parts of our country and in                                                                                               Vendor Space available
the world.                                                                                                                            Contact (909)799-2827
   Ms. G. volunteers in our chamber of-                                                                                               LomaLindaFarmersMarket.com


                                                                                             8:30am –1pm
fice to help with various clerical duties.
She helps out with all of our events. She
                                                                                                                                •   Fresh Produce
seldom misses our Breakfast Network                                                                                             •   Organic Produce
meetings and administers our raffle at                                                                                          •   Bakery Goods
our Breakfast Network.
We are grateful to have Ms. G. as a mem-                                                                                        •   Fresh Flowers
ber and Ambassador of our Chamber.                                                                                              •   Food, Gifts, Crafts
Her pleasant smile and cheerful attitudes
brightens everyone’s day. Congratula-
                                                                                                                                •   Entertainment
tions Ms. G. you’re the best!                                                                                                   •   Car Show on 3rd Sunday
                                                                                                                                Barton Frontage Rd
                                                                                                                                (Between Loma Linda Dr.
Member of the Month                                                                                                             and Benton St.)

                                              Tom William, Briana Dougherty &
                                              Natalia Aguilar of Mail Choice.

                                              Be sure to stop by their store in the Stater
                                              Brothers shopping center at Barton Road
                                              and Mountain View Avenue.

                                              They are open Sunday–Friday and offer
                                              a full range of shipping choices and
                                              services.

                                              Call them at (909) 796-6445 for more
                                              information.
                                                                                             Contact the Market Coordinator for
                                                                                             Booth rentals at 909-799-2828
Recent New Members                                                                           www.lomalindafarmersmarket.com
                                                                                             ContactUs@lomalindafarmersmarket.com
                                                                                                                                              Sponsors & Volunteers.
                                                                                                                                              Thank You To Our


                                                                                              Farmer Boys, 10475
                                                                                              Mountain View Ave.,
                                                                                              Loma Linda, one of our new
Membership Chairperson Elsie Chan Lori Valdepena & Lynnette Alvarado of                       members, cordially invites
welcomes Farmers’ Insurance Agent Glenn Wildwood Canyon Villa.
M. Nadalet.                                                                                   you to come and celebrate
                                                                                              their Grand Re-Open-
                                                                                              ing Weekend, June 17th
                                                                                              through Sunday, June 20th,
                                                                                              2010. The Ribbon-Cutting
                                                                                              event will take place on
                                                                                              Thursday, June 17th at 4:00
                                                                                              p.m. Proceeds will benefit
                                                                                              the LLCH.
President Richard Schaefer presents The staff of Farmer Boy’s gives you great                 Call 909-799-6714
membership plaque to Charles Lee.   service and delicious food. See right for their
                                    Grand Re-Opening event.

                                                                                                    www.lomalindachamber.com—June–July 2010—Loma Linda Report 3
      Chamber News

More 2010 Business Expo Highlights
                                                                                                                    Gold Sponsors
                                                                                                                      Emeritus at Loma Linda
                                                                                                                      Loma Linda Market
                                                                                                                      & Campus Store
                                                                                                                      Loma Linda University
                                                                                                                      Loma Linda Univertsity
                                                                                                                      Medical Center
Firefighter Paramedics Steve Sands and Jake Feenstra.                                                                 Omnitrans                                    Cindy Rivas & Teresa Campos from The Campus Store.

                                                                                                                      Somerford Place
                                                                                                                      Republic Waste Services
                                                                                                                    Silver Sponsors
                                                                                                                      Inland Community Bank
                                                                                                                      San Bernardino
                                                                                                                      International Airport
                                                                                                                    Bronze Sponsors
                                                                                                                      Safeway Security Systems
Manny Aranda helps at Car Doctors of Loma Linda.        Debra Kreske Emergency Services Coordinator LL Fire                                                        Patti Swift at the Fiesta Village Family Fun Park.
                                                        Department




Roni Bailey and Sonny Walakow from Linda Valley         Chamber Ambassador Mary Su.                           David Rutherford show the plans for OminTrans SBX.   Dick Wiley and Jim Shipp at the
Care Center and Villa.                                                                                                                                             Historical Society Booth




                                                                                                               22 Annual Golf Tournament
                                                                                                                         nd
                                                                                                                                      4 Person Scramble Format
                             Wednesday, June 23rd                                                              Registration: 11:30 – 12:45 P.M.    Mexican Buffet Dinner will be
                                                                                                               Putting Contest: 11:30 - 12:45 P.M. provided
                             Sierra Lakes Golf Club                                                            Shotgun Start: 1:00 P.M
               1660 Clubhouse Drive, Fontana, CA 92336
Titanium Sponsors $1000.00 — Call for details!                                                                Tournament Players Registration Per Person:
50/50 Putting Contest Sponsor $200* — Call for details!                                                         •   Regular $125.00
                                                                                                                •   Green fee & cart & buffet dinner will be provided
Eagle Sponsor $700
    • 4 Player spots for tournament (includes Mexican buffet , gifts,                                           •   Tournament bag of gifts
      Opportunity Ticket, etc.)                                                                                 •   1 Opportunity Ticket for door prizes
    • Special recognition in all advance publicity and post round                                               •   For Information,
      awards presentation                                                                                       • Call (909) 799-2828
    • Listing in the printed program (if payment is received by May 27th)
    • Special Tournament Sponsor gifts                                                                        Tee Sponsor $175 Or Green Sponsor $150
    • Listing on banners at registration and at the putting green                                               • Attractive sign
    • Inclusion in follow-up in the Loma Linda Report                                                           • Listing in the printed program (if payment is received by May 27th)
    • Listing throughout 2009 in “Chamber Honor Roll” in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        *Pending Sponsorship Support




      Loma Linda Report
    • Entry into competition for Sponsor’s Trophy


    Title Sponsors: Campus Store-Loma Linda Market-
    Printing Services.




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     City Scene

Your Public Works Update For April – May 2009
                                                                                                                                            Membership Information
                                                                                                                                        Number of Employees     Annual Fee
                                                                                                                                        1–5                     $135
                                                                                                                                        6–10                    $215
                                                                                                                                        11–25                   $245
                                                                                                                                        26–49                   $275
T. Jarb Thaipejr, Public Works Director/ City Engineer                                                                                  50–99                   $300
                                                                                                                                        100 +                   $330
Ah springtime, my favorite season of the several types of pavement treatment used            Our Public Works crews are on a hectic
year. We enjoy blue skies, light breezes, to extend the life of an asphalt roadway.       pace to catch up from the winter storms.      Other Members           Annual Fee
cool nights and green hillsides. My wife The least expensive is the slurry seal meth-     We are fixing damaged areas as well as        Individuals             $50
and I really enjoy                                              od. This treatment is     keeping up on spring growth. Heritage         Retired Individuals     $35
our evening walks                                                used on pavements        Park was getting ready for the History
around the neigh-
                           We just completed                     that are 5-8 years       Fair on May 16. We now have Twitter on
                                                                                                                                        (over 65)
borhood        seeing     a new water well on                    old with little or       our side. Join in and follow us for traffic   Clubs & Service         $55
the flowers bloom-        Richardson Street,                     no cracking, usu-        updates, construction notices and other       Organizations
ing and new leaves        which is capable of                    ally local residential   City activities. Let us know what is im-
on the trees. For                                                streets. By laying       portant to you. We just completed a new       Join today to become involved in
                          producing 2,500
the snow birds (I                                                new oil and lines        water well on Richardson Street, which is     your community. We offer many
went to school in         gallons per minute.                    we rejuvenate the        capable of producing 2,500 gallons per        ways to promote your business and
Iowa), this is the                                               flexibility of the       minute (GPM). Even so, we ask that ev-        your cause.
beginning of the                                                roadway and extend        eryone continue to use water wisely and
construction season; for us, the work just life about 5 years. The mid-range treat-       conserve. We are working on the water         For More Details call
keeps coming. Adding City Manager du- ment is a grind and overlay. Pavements              quality report and should have that in        (909) 799-2828
ties to my role as Public Works Director that are 10 to 15 years old with some            the mail to you shortly. Not to worry, we
keeps me hopping. I must say that I really cracking are considered good candidates.       have great water, tasting and otherwise.
enjoy the new level of involvement and Potholes are dug out and repaired. Then,           As always…Please Reduce, Reuse and
challenge. The team we have provides we remove the top inch or so of asphalt              Recycle; Recyclers turn it around; Get in
fantastic support and has responded to and replace it. This gives an additional           the loop!                                       Looking to lower your
the difficult times we are going through, 8 years of life. At the end of useful road         I want to know about your concerns.          Merchant Account Fees?
thanks to each and every one!              life, we pulverize and start over. The old     Feel free to call 799-4400 or email me          We’ll save you money on
   I believe that a City’s road makes a roadway becomes foundation for the new            at jthaipejr@lomalinda-ca.gov with your         your credit card processing
lasting impression on visitors and resi- pavement. This usually happens after 20          comments.                                       costs or we’ll pay $250.
dents alike. One of my goals when I to 30 years of use. We just treated Bar-                                                              Guaranteed!
started working for the City of Loma ton Road, Lawton Avenue, various local               T. Jarb Thaipejr,City Manager/Public            Call for Information:
Linda was to improve every street. It has residential streets and California Street       Works Director/City Engineer
                                                                                                                                          951-306-8577
taken 9 years, and, now, I begin Round 2. using these different methods. The proj-        (Pronounced Tī-pet)
Water is the enemy of any good roadway. ects were completed without using Gen-
                                                                                                                                          New business wishing to set
It causes erosion, brittleness, cracking eral Fund monies; it was all done with                                                           up a Merchant Account?
and, eventually, foundation failures also grants and Measure I (Half-Cent Sales                                                           We can help!
known as the dreaded pothole. There are Tax) funding.




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     City Scene

A Treasure in Our Very Own Loma Linda South Hills
Jim Shipp, President, Loma Linda Parks was 790 acres south of Beaumont Ave.
and Historical Society                      in 1995, followed by 80 additional acres
                                            later that year. More land was purchased
Is the city closing in on you? Do you in 2006 and 2008, bringing the total to
need a few moments to be quiet, alone nearly 1,700 acres. We can thank the
and serene? Would you believe that you City Leaders of the last two decades, for
can find such a place just a few minutes faithfully pursuing public ownership of
walk from the center of Loma Linda?         the hills.
   The Loma Linda South Hills Preserve         Critical leadership in shaping public
is one of the newest city-owned wild ar- policy about the South Hills came from
eas in California. By walking just a few the Trails Development Committee,
hundred feet south of Hulda Crooks which started as an ad-hoc subcommittee
Park, you can find yourself in beautiful of the Parks Committee in 1995 and was
Scott Canyon,                                               named a permanent stand-
out of sight                                                  ing committee of the
and sound of          With over 1675 acres of                  City Council in 2002.
freeways, cars        permanently-protected                    The committee, chaired
and buildings.        wildland and 16 miles of                 by Jim Walling, drafted
With       over       recreational trails, you                 policies on recreational
1675 acres of         have a treasure just over                uses for the hills, and
permanent-                                                     a master Trails Map,
                      the next hill!
ly-protected                                                   which was adopted in
wildland and                                                  2009. Jonathan Zirkle,
16 miles of rec-                                             among many other hard-
reational trails, you have a treasure just working members of the Trails Commit-
over the next hill!                         tee, provided strong leadership in devel-
   The Preserve wasn’t always in public oping policies and recommendations for
hands. I always assumed it was as I grew the City Council.
up in Loma Linda. I spent many days ex-        These are acres of wildland that won’t
ploring its trails, ridges and canyons on ever be built on. There won’t be houses,
foot and bicycle, never realizing that I condos, hotels, or any other kind of de-
was trespassing on private land. We can velopment that would spoil the serene
credit our former Mayor, the late Ardyce beauty of our hills. The coyote, deer, and
Koobs, with asking publicly, “What shall occasional cougar will always find a home
we do with the hills?” in the late 1980s. there. No one will ever put up a fence or
   Community leaders like Wayne Isaeff, wall to keep us out. Protecting the South
Bob Loder, Stan Brauer, Bob Ziprick and Hills was guaranteed by a vote of the peo-
others, worked together to protect our ple in 2008, with the passage of Measure
                                                                                                             Get Ready For The Lopers La Marathon:
South Hills in 1993, drafting an ordi- T, which permanently set aside the city-                              It Starts August 1, 2010. Realize Your Dream This Year.
nance, Measure B, which restricted and owned land as open space for recreational                             Join Now And Get A Head Start.
controlled development in the hills. Mea- use. The hard work and vision of all the
sure R, passed in 1996, further defined above individuals in the long chain of                               Sign-Up Any Sunday Morning At 6:30am, At The Drayson Center.
rules for the hills. Despite this progress, events above, has resulted in “Saving the                        Or Online At:
the land was still in private hands, and Hills” for you and future generations to
development was still possible.             use and enjoy. Now go out and hike!
                                                                                                             www.LopersClub.com
   The first land purchased by the City



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                                        ARE YOU READY TO
                                            TAKE THE
                                          NEXT STEP IN
                                            DISASTER
                                         PREPAREDNESS?
                                           The Loma Linda Fire Department will be holding
                                           Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
                                                    training for new members.
                                        The CERT team, comprised of community members, is
                                            trained to provide assistance to their families,
                                                neighbors, and the community during a
                                                           disastrous event.
                                        CERT members receive 20 hours of training on disaster
      Dates/Times:                      preparedness, light fire suppression, basic medical aid,
      June 6, 2010 – 1:00pm – 5:00pm                light search and rescue, and
      June 7, 2010 – 6:00pm – 9:00pm                       team operations.
      June 9, 2010 – 6:00pm – 9:00pm          All residents and businesses are welcome!
      June 14, 2010 – 6:00pm – 9:00pm
      June 16, 2010 – 6:00pm – 9:00pm
                                         The cost is $20.00/person. Those who complete the
      June 21, 2010 – 6:00pm – 9:00pm      training receive a backpack, helmet, vest, safety
      June 23, 2010 – 6:00pm – 9:00pm          glasses, gloves, and a student notebook.
      All classes must be attended.
                                          If you would like to be part of Loma Linda’s CERT,
      Location:                         please call the Fire Department’s Emergency Services
      LL Fire Department                       Coordinator at (909)799-2860 to register.
      Emergency Operations Center                           Seats are limited!
      25541 Barton Road
      Loma Linda, CA 92354
      Cost:
      $20.00




                                                              www.lomalindachamber.com—June–July 2010—Loma Linda Report 7
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In current economic climate, where peo- restrictions based on theThings have changed! Traditional advertising is becoming lesswith a each year.
                                                                                      resident’s age, ford the drugs they need to deal effective of any kind and city residents and their
                                                                                    Already 54% of people have traded in their Yellow healthy by man- family members can use the card any
ple are watching their spending, discount income level, or existing health coverage. short-term illness or stay Pages and solely search online.
                                                                                    Reaching new customers in your local area is vital to your continued success and
card can offer average savings of 20 per-                                           LocalAdLink pur- aging a chronic condition.”
                                                          The NLC card can be used when can help.                                                           time their prescriptions are not covered
cent off drug retail prices.                           chasing prescription drugs at approxi-              Cards can be printed from the Internet by insurance.”
   The City of Loma Linda today mately 20 pharmacies around the city, as at www.caremark.com/nlc and are avail-                                                The discount card program is adminis-
    What is LocalAdLink?
launched a program to help provide resi- well as at more than 60,000 participating able at the Loma Linda Civic Center and tered by CVS Caremark.
     LocalAdLink relief from the high cost retail pharmacies solution
dents with someis an online business directory and Internet marketingacross the country.                    Loma Linda Senior Center at no cost
                                                                                                       the 71% of people today search the internet before
of prescription drugs.
     designed expressly for the small business owner who lacks the time, expertise,  “In the cur- to city residents. Citybuying decision. visit About The National League of Cities
                                                                                                                       making a residents can
     and money to develop an effective online presence.
   The city is making              In current economic climate,                   rent economic www.caremark.com/nlc to access pro-
free LocalAdLink gives small business owners this online presence and drives
      prescription drug            where people are watching                      climate, where gram tools or call toll-free 1-888-620- The National League of Cities (NLC) is
     qualified traffic to their comprehensive directory listing through Geo-Targeted
discount cards avail-
     Online Advertising.           their spending, discount card                  many people are 1749 for assistance with the program.                     the nation’s oldest and largest organiza-
able to city residents                                                            watching what            “Not only does the NLC prescrip- tion devoted to strengthening and pro-
     Thousands of national and can offer average savings of 20efficiently
                                   local advertisers are using our service to
             a consumers
through new program online. Our proprietary advertising prices. and network
     reach                         percent off drug retail platform               they        spend, tion discount card help residents save moting cities as centers of opportunity,
     of high by the Na-
sponsored traffic websites allow advertisers to increase revenues and brand Loma Linda is money on their medications, it is easy leadership and governance.
tional League of Cities in targeted placement for a targeted market.
     identity. We specialize                                                     happy to part- to use,” said Joanne Heilman, Execu-                           NLC is a resource and advocate for
(NLC).                                                 ner
     A listing in our complete online directory includes: with the National League of Cities tive Assistant to the City Manager. 19,000 cities, towns and villages, repre-

              • Performance statistics residents to make this prescription discount card
   The discount cards offer cityto measure results                                                         Loma Linda residents only have to senting more than 218 million Ameri-
average savings of 20 percent off the retail available for our residents,” said Joanne show their card when purchasing medi- cans. To learn more about NLC, go to
              • Photos, videos, & logo
              • Custom electronic
price of commonlymaps with coupons
              • Google
                           prescribed drugs.
                                    driving directions
                                                       Heilman. “Whether or not an individual cation at one of the many participating www.nlc.org.
                                                                                                             We push There Site enrollment form
   The discount cards mayfrom your peers has prescription coverage, this program pharmacies. your Adis noto the Top search engines
              • Customer reviews be used by
                                                                                                                         ... so customers find you!
all residents of Loma Linda and has no can
              • Custom business details and much more! make it easier for our residents to af- required to get a card, no membership fee




     How LocalAdLink Works?
                                                                                                                                                                               Call 951-306-8577.
                                                                                                                                                                               And Get Started With Local Ad Link.
                                                                                                                                                                               Call The Loma Linda Chamber To Learn More


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                                               By Debra Kreske                             about data back-up while other busi-                                         It is also important for businesses to
Volunteers Needed!                             Emergency Services Coordinator              nesses will be more concerned about the                                   build relationships with the local emer-
 Your skills as a volunteer are urgently       Loma Linda Fire Department                  logistics of supplies being delivered to or                               gency services groups that may respond
 needed!  Many opportunities are avail-                                                    from particular vendors. Regardless of                                    to or assist you following an emergency.


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 able for teens and adults to assist the       The City of Loma Linda is threatened the type of business, preparing ahead of                                         At the June 9th Loma Linda Chamber
 library.  Volunteer orientations are held                                                                                 C i faster
                                               by many earthquake faults in and near time will help businesses recovert y o f
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                                                                                                                                                                     of Commerce iBreakfast Network, Debra
 each Friday at 4:00 p.m. Please ask any       the City that could have devastating ef- and “get back to business”!                                                  Kreske, the Emergency Services Coordi-
 staff for further information.                fects on the City. Earthquake specialists      It is important that employees know                                    nator for the City, will share informa-
                                               are predicting a possible 7.8 earthquake what to do during an earthquake; as well                                     tion regarding preparing your families,
Literacy                                       along the southern section San Andreas as how to prepare their own families for                                       businesses and employees for disasters.
 The library offers free literacy services     Fault. Shaking from the fault could last
 to assist with English language and 21st      as long as two minutes. The impact of
 century day to day skills.  Tutors are also   this earthquake will cause devastation
 needed!  Please ask any staff member          throughout Southern California. Utili-
 or contact Debbie Seawright, Literacy         ties will be severed and outside resources
 Specialist for the Loma Linda Branch at       may not be able to access the main ar-
 (909) 790-3147.                               teries into the San Bernardino Valley for
                                               days. However, businesses in Loma Lin-
 Free Computer Classes                         da can prepare themselves and lessen the
 Computer Basics hosted by Laura               impact following catastrophic disasters.
 Bowman each Tuesday from 1:00 p.m.               There are some easy steps to help you
 – 2:00 p.m.                                   start preparing. The first step is to pre-
                                               pare yourself and your family by making
Early Learning Programs                        a disaster kit, creating a plan, and learn-
 Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. Children up to        ing about the potential hazards in your
 five years of age and their parents are in-   area. The next step is preparing your
 vited to participate in toddler activities,   business for disasters.
 finger plays, begin to learn their ABCs          Developing a business continuity plan
 and numbers along with stories, games         will help you get your business back to
 and crafts.                                   normal following a disaster. Business
                                               continuity plans need to encompass how
Children’s Story Time & Crafts                 employees will respond following a di-
 Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. Children up to        saster; whether responding from home
 five years of age and their parents are in-   or what to do if they are at work. Plans disaster by making a disaster kit, creating                                  She will also discuss the importance of
 vited to participate in toddler activities,   should also include what emergency tasks a plan, and knowing the potential haz-                                       partnering with local government in
 finger plays, begin to learn their ABCs       employees will conduct, communication ards in their areas. Family members and                                         planning for emergencies and the op-
 and numbers along with stories, games         between employees and management, loved ones are important to everyone. If                                            portunity to be part of the Community
 and crafts.                                   what type of drills will be conducted and your employees are prepared at home,                                        Emergency Response Team (CERT) for
                                               how often, and more. The details will they will be more apt to respond back to                                        the City. For more information, please
Homework Buddies                               vary depending on the type of business. work faster if they know their family is                                      contact Debra Kreske at (909) 799-2860.
 Tuesdays – Thursdays 4:00 p.m. – 6:00            Some businesses will be concerned safe.
 p.m. Grand Prize - a screening of the
 new Shrek movie for the winner and
 100 hundred friends.  There will also be
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       Visit the new
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       Loma Linda Market


       11161 Anderson Street,
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       909-558-4565
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