Although most of us are not aiming at a global market, the ideas in this article are great reminders of what it takes to add and keep customers. By Michelle Caspole MCaspole@assessmentspecialists.com Mickey Mouse and Disney’s successful ventures are known worldwide. Matt Groening, creator of the Simpsons, said “I went to Bali, and I was…

August 21-22: 4th Annual Julian Wild and Scenic Film Festival. Julian Union High School, 1656 Hwy 78. 10 AM to 9 PM The 4th Annual Julian Film Festival, benefitting and sponsored by the Volcan Mountain Foundation, is moving from spring to summer for 2015 and will be held on Friday, August 21st & Saturday, August 22nd. Tickets are available, save…

The High School Registration Letter is on it’s way.  Below is the content of the letter.  You may download the actual letter in PDF format by clicking here.    July 22, 2015 Greetings from Julian High! I hope you’re having a great summer!! This letter is to let you know about some important dates that…

Movie in the Park Returns to Julian for Just one date this year. Join the community for the fun at Jess Martin Park Movie: Big Hero 6, Rated PG – August 15, 2015   http://www.summermoviesinthepark.com/ Here is the list of frequently asked questions from the above site:   Your schedule says that movies start at “dusk”.…

The Julian Merchants Awards were given out at the Merchants’ Picnic on Wednesday evening. Here are the winners for 2015: Business Excellence Awards: Nickel Beer Co. Julian Lodge Julian Family Fiddle Camp – Avery Ellisman Cuyamaca Lake Restaurant Miner’s Diner Wynola Junction Antiques & Collectibles Civic Leadership Awards: Julian Triangle Club Julian Woman’s Club Janet…

Julian Apple Growers Association (JAGA) , a community-based group dedicated to tending and promoting Julian apples, will hold a meeting Wednesday July 29th to discuss Apple Day and other upcoming events. The meeting will take place at the Julian Historical Society in Julian at 6pm. All JAGA members and those who wish to learn more…

Kids! Set your lyrics or poetry (or ours) to music with local musician Edward LaBarbera. Thursday, July 23, 10:30 AM. Adults! Lyrics & Music. Set your lyrics or poetry to music with local musician Edward LaBarbera. Saturday, July 25, 10:30 AM Julian Branch Library 1850 Hwy 78

Saturday August 8 marks the first annual “Sip of Julian.” Eight participants are included in this event, highlighting Julian-area wineries and tasting rooms. Joining the traditional wine producers: a craft brewery, hard cider, and a mead producer. Starting at 11AM, visitors have 6 hours to enjoy their Sips, paired with locally produced appetizers. Tickets are…