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April 2016 THE VALLEY BUSINESS JOURNAL 1 VOLUME 27, NUMBER 4 | Serving Southwest Riverside County Since 1989 | April 2016 in this ISSUE INSURANCE page 19 Spring Cleaning...It’s Not Fun, But it Has to Be Done! MONEY Want to Travel While Earning Money? by Helen M. Ryan Sitting in an exotic café far from home, watching the most beautiful sunset you have ever seen, you marvel that you actually get paid to be there. SEE PAGE 24 28th Annual by Tom Plant PHOTO: CY RATHBUN Thornton Champagne Concert Series When the Thornton Winery Champagne concert series began in 1988, little did anyone realize it would grow into the world-class sensation it is today. 2016 will mark the 28th year of Champagne Concerts at Thornton. A quick look at some of the performers who have graced the Thornton stage in the past will give you a sense of what to look forward to this season - Bobby Caldwell, Kenny G, Dave Koz, Brian Culbertson, Boz Scaggs, Al Jarreau, America. The list goes on and on. SEE PAGE 27 Entertainment page 12 Audit Red Flags - What Raises Eyebrows at the IRS? REAL ESTATE Rodney Atkins to Headline Country Sunday Phil Vassar Opens Balloon & Wine Festival Friday Night Platinum-selling Rodney Atkins will headline the 2016 Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival’s Sunday Country Funday, May 22, at Lake Skinner Recreation Area. Atkins has a string of hits including the 2012 BMI Song of the Year “Take A Back Road,” and the most played 2006 Song of the Year “These Are My People.” His No.1 hit “Cleaning This Gun,” off the album “If You’re Going Through Hell,” was featured in the movie “The Bourne Legacy” and the album reached platinum. EDC Announces Signature Awards Winners And... The Economic Development Coalition (EDC) is proud to announce the winners of their ‘2015 Signature Awards’ at the Annual Signature Awards Presentation (ASAP) held on March 9th at Temecula Creek Inn. SEE PAGE 26 Silence the Distractions by Sergeant Jay A. Froboese page 19 Nowak Named Among Top 2 Producers SEE PAGE 28 To save lives and educate all Californians, especially young drivers, about the dangers of distracted driving, the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), California Highway SEE PAGE 25 Technology Money/ Marketing Real Estate Healthy Living Entertainment Community thevalleybusinessjournal • (951) 461-0400 • Facebook: thevalleybusinessjournal