Escondido, CA


Grand Tea Room to host local author

Jeani Zuber is a local writer and author who has written a book called “Prayer is a Big Deal.” The Grand Tea Room will host a book release party for Zuber on Satur­day, July 9 at 4:30 p.m. Call the tearoom to make your reservation at 760-233-9500.

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Free house-flipping workshop offered

California Flipping Network will present a free “Lunch & Learn” for Investors and Realtors on how to get started finding, fixing, and flipping houses. Featured speaker will be Lloyd Segal, author of “Flipping Houses.” The talk will be Wednesday, July 13, noon to 2 p.m., at Northern San Diego County Association of Realtors, 1802 S. Escondido Blvd., Ste. E, Escondido, CA 92025. The Lunch & Learn is complimen­tary, but reservations are required. To register for the workshop, visit www.Flipping­, or call 323-365-1004.

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Stone Brewing announces new release

With their signature brio, Escondido-based Stone Brewing through its brand Ar­rogant Brewing is releasing a new pilsner called Who You Callin’ Wussie. The new brew, released this week is arriving in 16-ounce six-pack cans.

Here is a little “flavor” of the marketing program: “Dedicated to aggressive beers that demand and bestow sophistication, Arrogant Brewing once again strikes back for the Worthy. Over decades, industrial brewers have slowly disgraced and cheapened the noble heritage of the pilsner with their relentless multi-generational downward drive to commercialized homogenization. This once vaulted style has been slowly and methodically gutted, bringing forth a soulless, anemic result, all while they have spent billions on advertising to convince the unwitting public that their fizzy yellow end result remains legit. Weak, watery beer is most certainly not legit.”

Who You Callin’ WUSSIE will be available in bars, restaurants and markets na­tionwide.

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Unemployment rate is dropping

The California Employment Development Department (EDD) reported a decrease in San Diego’s unemployment rate from 4.5 percent in April to 4.2 percent in May.

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