Escondido small businesses can apply for relief program

The State of California has launched the website for the CA Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program. The first round of applications will be accepted from December 30, 2020 – January 8, 2021. The city of Escondido is encouraging as many local businesses as possible to apply. Amber V. Tarrac, deputy director of economic development for the City of Escondido, […]

Senator Jones’s blood drive collects 29 units

Senator Brian Jones of the 38th District and the Red Cross joined forces Wednesday, December 23 for a blood drive in the parking lot of the Escondido Chamber of Commerce. A spokesman from the senator’s office told The Times-Advocate, “This blood drive was very successful with 29 units collected from 25 blood donors.” Jennifer Andrews, one of the donors, who […]