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L.A. Chamber Calls Planned Minimum Wage Hike a Job Killer

The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce came out Tuesday against Mayor Eric Garcetti’s plan to raise the minimum wage to $13.25 per hour by 2017, saying it would... Read more »

Study: Wealth of Calif. Nonprofits Not Evenly Spread Throughout State

New America Media —Nonprofit organizations are an economic force in California – as an industry, they’re now the fourth largest employer in the state – but... Read more »

Garcetti Wage Hike Plan Not Playing Well With Business

Los Angeles business leaders said Tuesday they were troubled by a proposal being shopped by Mayor Eric Garcetti that would raise the minimum wage in Los Angeles... Read more »

Vernon’s ‘Business Friendly’ Title Questioned

In 1997 when Princess Paper, Inc. President Abraham Hakimi started his business, he decided to locate it in Vernon because the city was “very advantageous” and... Read more »

Vernon Business Goes Green

The heavily industrial city of Vernon will soon reduce its greenhouse emissions through a partnership that will lead to the installation of a solar rooftop that... Read more »

Annual Period to Appeal Property Tax Bills Underway

Los Angeles County taxpayers who want to challenge a property tax bill have until Dec. 1 to file an appeal, according to the state Board of Equalization. Property... Read more »

Latino Business Group Marks Milestone

The Los Angeles Latino Chamber of Commerce celebrated its five-year anniversary July 16 with a special reception hosted by nutrition company Herbalife at the company’s... Read more »

Deal Keeps 99 Cents Only Headquarters In Commerce

The 99 Cents Only Store Inc. has signed a multi-million dollar lease that will keep the company’s operations in the City of Commerce. The retail chain store operator... Read more »

Less Job Search, More Job Training

Newly redesigned job resource centers will open throughout Los Angeles this summer with shift in focus to training job seekers for growing industries such as healthcare,... Read more »

Walmart Foundation Donates $115,000 to Local Non-profits

Walmart and the Walmart Foundation awarded Plaza de Arte y Cultura and AltaMed Health Services grants to support a garden, promote healthy cooking and an obesity... Read more »

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