Napa Valley College

Type: Organization
Name: Napa Valley College
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Napa Valley College is a big contributor to local economy, study says

Napa Valley College’s activities – and the job skills gained by its students – pump hundreds of millions of dollars into the county and make more than 5,000 jobs possible, according to an analysis commissioned by the school.The study, performed by an ... [Published Napa News - 16 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Hispanic Network awards 27 scholarships

Twenty-seven Napa County students – including 17 Napa-area high school graduates – have been selected to receive Napa County Hispanic Network scholarships at a Sept. 19 gala banquet in Napa.The banquet has raised more than $434,000 in scholarships for ... [Published Napa News - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

The Week in Windsor Aug. 17-23

Attend a free orientation on  how to start a business  in Sonoma County on Monday, Aug. 18, 6-9 p.m. at Windsor Town Hall, 9291 Old Redwood Hwy. The workshop will provide a start-up guide and general overview of starting a business. Seating is limited, ... [Published Press Democrat - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Napa Valley College trustee contests set for November election

Four candidates will square off against each other for two seats on the Napa Valley College Board of Trustees this fall.Incumbent Bruce Ketron, who represents area two, which includes the city of Napa and a few unincorporated areas of Napa County is being ... [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Special education teacher O’Brien happy with new job, long career

Special education teacher Chris O’Brien commuted to work for 17 years before joining St. Helena Unified last year near the home he shares with his artist-wife, Deirdre Shibano.Throughout his 23-year career as a special education teacher in San Francisco, ... [Published Napa News - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Alex Shantz joins list of local candidates

Alex Shantz could be poised to take over Sean Maher’s seat on the St. Helena Unified School District Board of Trustees.With three seats available, two incumbents – Maria Haug and Cindy Smith – filed for re-election, but Trustee Sean Maher decided not ... [Published Napa News - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

College bond foe questions timing of mailer

Thousands of Napa County residents have received mailers from Napa Valley College outlining the need for more funds to serve veterans and improve job training.What college leaders see as normal outreach to would-be students, however, has left the founder ... [Published Napa News - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Napa-Sonoma small business center impact totals $14 million

During its past fiscal year, the Napa Valley College Napa-Sonoma Small Business Development Center (SBDC) helped local businesses increase sales or obtain loans totaling $14.08 million, according to a news release.The center recently released its economic ... [Published Napa News - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

NVC board challenger to host campaign fundraiser

Times-Herald staff reportAmy Martenson, an Area 2 candidate for the Napa Valley College Board of Trustees in the upcoming fall election, will hold a campaign kick-off party and fundraiser 7 p.m. Friday at the Slack Collective Art Studios and Gallery, ... [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

NVC board approves placing $198 million bond on fall ballot

During a special meeting Monday night, the Napa Valley College Board of Trustees approved the placement of a $198 million general obligation bond on the November ballot.If approved by 55 percent of voters, the bond would help expand career and support ... [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 2 reports

Trustees to mull over placing bond on fall ballot

To bond or not to bond.This is the question the Napa Valley College Board of Trustees will explore Monday during a special meeting as they decide whether to place a $234 million general obligation bond on the ballot this November.The bond would pay for ... [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 3 reports

Small business development center proves boon to Napa-Sonoma area, officials say

July 22--NAPA -- Jobs have been created and retained, sales have increased and small business loans have been made as part of the impact of the Napa Valley College Napa-Sonoma Small Business Development Center (SBDC), center officials said.... ... [Published Street Sweeper - Jul 23 2014]

Quotes

...Sarahid's goal is clear. "I want to continue to be part of change in my community, one family at a time."
Tuesday night pairing: "I go to bubbles, like the Mas de Daumas Gassac Rose Frizant, which we sell by the glass. I'd probably enjoy it with a watermelon, feta and cucumber salad."
“I think it’s an indication that people are happy with the job that they’re doing,” Napa County Supervisor Keith Caldwell said of the incumbents. "Right now, American Canyon has a very cohesive City Council,” he said. “They work together to find solutions.”"
...So what has this Middle Eastern country done? According to Henk Bekedam , World Health Organization representative in the country, "The good news is that Egypt reached agreement on 15 July to access new oral hepatitis C treatments that promise higher cure rates at significantly reduced cost."

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Napa Valley College is a big contributor to loc... [Published Napa News - 16 hours ago]
Hispanic Network awards 27 scholarships [Published Napa News - Aug 19 2014]
The Can Do Spirit award goes to Sarahid Rivera ... [Published Napa News - Aug 17 2014]
The Week in Windsor Aug. 17-23 [Published Press Democrat - Aug 17 2014]
Napa Valley College trustee contests set for No... [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Aug 16 2014]
Special education teacher O’Brien happy with ne... [Published Napa News - Aug 13 2014]
Presidio Social Club's wine guru on 1945 Châtea... [Published San Jose Mercury News - Aug 13 2014]
Alex Shantz joins list of local candidates [Published Napa News - Aug 13 2014]
City Of Shelton Police Chief Candidates [Published KMAS News Radio - Aug 12 2014]
Unlikely pairing helps aspiring Napa cook achie... [Published Napa News - Aug 12 2014]
Councilman Pedroza's house switch triggers poli... [Published Napa News - Aug 09 2014]
Napa council race draws 2 challengers, American... [Published Napa News - Aug 09 2014]
College bond foe questions timing of mailer [Published Napa News - Aug 07 2014]
Drug for hepatitis C shouldn't be so expensive [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 05 2014]
Two join Stockton police; force dips as officer... [Published Recordnet.com - Aug 02 2014]
VINES AND WINES: LOCAL VINTNERS WIN BIG AT COUN... [Published East County Magazine - Aug 02 2014]
Advocate for disabled seeks NVC board seat in N... [Published Napa News - Jul 30 2014]
Napa-Sonoma small business center impact totals... [Published Napa News - Jul 30 2014]
St. Helena firefighter joins Oakland department [Published Napa News - Jul 30 2014]
Iverson announces candidacy for NVC Trustee Area 4 [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Jul 30 2014]
NVC board challenger to host campaign fundraiser [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Jul 30 2014]
Randy Kewell Biography from Keenan Winery [Published MyNewsDesk - Jul 29 2014]
Ketron receives 20-year recognition [Published Napa News - Jul 29 2014]
NVC board approves placing $198 million bond on... [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Jul 29 2014]
Napa Valley College board approves bond measure [Published Napa News - Jul 29 2014]
Tahoe and Napa: Finding Summer Shakespeare [Published NBC Bay Area - Jul 29 2014]
Martenson plans kickoff in race for college board [Published Napa News - Jul 28 2014]
Relay for Life draws a crowd at Napa Valley Expo [Published Napa News - Jul 27 2014]
Trustees to mull over placing bond on fall ballot [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Jul 26 2014]
Napa Valley College board to weigh November bon... [Published Napa News - Jul 25 2014]
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