24 Hour Fitness Sells Asia-based California Fitness, Focus on U.S. Operations

SAN RAMON, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–24 Hour Fitness announced that it has sold its California Fitness clubs,
located throughout Asia, to The Ansa Group. The sale involves all
eighteen California Fitness clubs in Hong Kong, Singapore and China.
Financial terms were not disclosed. California Fitness was acquired by
24 Hour Fitness in 1999.

The sale will enable 24 Hour Fitness to focus on U.S. operations, which
have experienced substantial growth since the company was acquired by
Forstmann Little & Co. in 2005. During this period, 24 Hour Fitness’
membership has grown from 2.8 million to nearly four million at more
than 400 clubs nationwide and team member headcount has expanded from
17,000 to 22,000.

“The sale of our Asia-based California Fitness clubs will enable 24 Hour
Fitness to remain laser focused on our team members, members and clubs
throughout the U.S.,” said Carl Liebert, president and chief executive

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California Family Dental Center – Welcome


Welcome To California Family Dental Center

At California Family Dental Center, we treat each patient with the utmost care and top quality service that they deserve. It is our daily goal to restore and maintain our patient’s smiles while providing information and education about preventative dental care. We believe that dental health begins at the source, this includes healthy eating and drinking habits, daily brushing and flossing and regular dentist check ups. A proper routine will ensure lifelong dental and physical health. This is what we strive for at our dental office in Huntington Park, CA. 

 Multi-Specialty Dentist in Los Angeles, California

 As the leading Multi-Specialty dentistry in Los Angeles, CA, we offer a wide array of comprehensive dental services under one roof, including Orthodontics, Periodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Oral Surgery, Endodontics and more while providing top quality General and Cosmetic Dentistry services. We assure our patients

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California Fitness – Wikipedia

The first California Fitness club was established in 1996 in the business district of Hong Kong near Lan Kwai Fong. There were 16 clubs in Hong Kong, Singapore and China. California Fitness was acquired in 1999 by 24 Hour Fitness Worldwide, which sold it to the Ansa Group in 2012.[1]

California Fitness was the trading name of JV Fitness;[2] it was the second largest gym operator in Hong Kong with nine locations.[3]

Beijing (The Place), Shanghai (Infiniti Plaza), Guangzhou (Seasons Mall)
Central, Causeway Bay, Wan Chai, Tsim Sha Tsui, Mongkok, Whampoa , Tuen Mun, Quarry Bay, Megabox, Leap by California Fitness: One Kowloon
Bugis, Novena Square, Orchard, Raffles

Beginning in 2005, California Fitness partnered with two fitness superstars, Jackie Chan[5] and Yao Ming,[6] to create signature clubs in the region. There were two California Fitness-Yao Ming Sport clubs in Mainland China which were re-branded as

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Emergency Dentist in Bakersfield California: Clinics Open Now


Do you have severe tooth pain? Or another condition you think maybe a dental emergency? Reach out to a qualified emergency dentist in Bakersfield, CA.  When you have a dental emergency, it’s important to act quickly — the sooner you do, the more likely the dentist can save your tooth. 

That’s why in this article, you’ll find a list of Bakersfield emergency dentists all from high-quality clinics, open during your emergency.

Find all of the information below that you need to meet with an emergency dentist in your area. All of these practices are fully licensed and full of kind, hardworking dental teams. 

You can also use the Bakersfield emergency dentist hotline to find immediate help right after a dental emergency occurs. It will get you connected quickly with a professional, so you can get the care you need. Call now: 855-609-4684

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COVID-19 NOTICE | San Jose, California


Dear our wonderful patients and parents,

We are happy to announce that we re-opened starting June 1st, 2020 per Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors and our Public Health Officer. Thank you so much for your support and understanding during this difficult time.

Please note that as a result of COVID-19, we have updated some of our daily procedures. You’ll still receive the same great service from our dedicated team, however to ensure the safety of all our patients we’ve implemented some changes mentioned in the previous message that you will find below.

Again, thank you so much for your support. We’re happy to continue serving you, and can’t wait to see your smile!


Your dental family at San Jose Dental Specialists
Dr. Daniel Nguyen, Dr. Suzanne Nguyen, and Team


We ask that our patients fill out the

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Juvenile Fitness Hearing – California

Unhappy arrested boy


Can the District Attorney have discretion to directly file a case in adult court

against a child 14 years old or older ?

Yes. Under Proposition 21, a child as young as 14 years of age can be prosecuted directly in adult court under Welfare and Institutions Code section 707(d)(2). These are for crimes the carry life imprisonment or death if prosecuted as an adult. These also include offenses involving personal use of firearm in commission of offense. (PC 12022.5). These also include WIC 707 (b) offenses where minor has a prior 707(b) offense, or is gang related, hate crimes, or the victim is 65 or older or disabled. This section of WIC 707(d)(2) is discretionary with the prosecutor as to whether this case is filed in adult court.

Is there any provision in the law where it is mandatory that the prosecutor file against

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Covered California Says Health Insurance Just Got Too Cheap to Ignore | Health, Medicine and Fitness

If you are uninsured because health coverage seemed too expensive the last time you looked, it’s time to look again.

A new federal law could make it a whole lot cheaper to buy your own insurance if you don’t get coverage through an employer or a government insurance program such as Medicare or Medicaid.

The law, the American Rescue Plan, provides billions of federal dollars to reduce premiums for people who buy their coverage through the insurance exchanges established by the Affordable Care Act.

The aid expands a federal tax credit created by the ACA that you can take upfront as a discount on your premium or claim when you file your taxes the following year. It is not available for those who buy individual or family policies in the open market outside an ACA exchange. So, if you are in an off-exchange health plan, you might save a lot

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Dental CPA in California | Dental Accounting & Taxes Services

Fazel Mostashari, Dental CPA


Fazel Mostashari is a CPA, Forensic Accountant and Financial Professional, specialized on topics relevant to dentists.

His clients seek his advice on dental practice transitions, creation of corporations and partnerships, tax, accounting, financial planning and compliance, financial due diligence, comprehensive dental practice evaluation, and valuation of all kinds of practices for purchase, sale or divorce purposes.

Additionally, as a respected dental CPA, he is a frequent speaker on topics such as practice transitions, negotiations strategies, practice ownership, and tax and financial planning.

He is a graduate of the University of Southern California, USC, with a Master’s Degree in Business Taxation. He is a CPA with the influential combination of extensive tax expertise and comprehensive knowledge all areas of financial planning such as investments, estate planning, risk and retirement planning.

As a Forensic Accountant, he earned additional specialization as a Certified Fraud Examiner

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California Olympic Bar

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The California Olympic Weightlifting Bar is our first dual ring barbell built specifically for functional fitness athletes. We’ve tested it against the
day-to-day abuse of heavy training and it’s proven to last.

The bar shaft is made from precision ground alloy steel and the strength of the shaft is tested with every shipment of raw material to ensure we have a
consistent 190,000 PSI tensile strength. This attention to detail also allows for excellent whip and long-term performance of our bars. The shaft is
finished in black zinc and the sleeves in hard chrome for added durability and corrosion resistance and features a crisp knurl pattern with just the
right amount of tack.

The bar sleeves are precision machined and each sleeve is coated with hard chrome for protection against dropping and impact. Sleeves rotate around high

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Providers California Dental Network

California Dental Network is a dental managed care organization with over 70,000 members. Our members have a variety of different types of dental plan benefits. Some have traditional indemnity dental insurance, others have group or individual dental managed care plans and others have discounted fee for service plans. If you like PPO plans, we have some co-payment-based plan where the members pays you directly, on a fee-for-service basis, amounts that will rival some of your best PPO Plans.

We do not require that our participating providers accept all our plans in order to get patients from the plans you like. You are free to accept patients only from the plans that work for you and your practice.

If you wish to participate in our network, simply follow the checklist for your appropriate type of dentistry, General dentists, orthodontist or Dental Specialist. You will find the forms you need here. A

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