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

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

The San Francisco Bay Area has less than a fifth of the state’s total population, but has nearly half of the assets of all the state’s nonprofits.

Mayor Garcetti to Propose LA City Minimum Wage Hike

Mayor Garcetti to Propose LA City Minimum Wage Hike

Plan calls for $13.25 an hour by 2017.

Assemblyman Rob Bonta Authors AB 2719 to Support Innovative Small Businesses

Assemblyman Rob Bonta Authors AB 2719 to Support Innovative Small Businesses

Filipino-American Assemblymember Rob Bonta’s innovative small business bill passed the leigslature with “strong bipartisan support” and now awaits the approval of Governor Jerry Brown.

Alhambra Source at 4: 'It Reminds Us That We’re Part of a Special Community, We Have a Voice, and Our Voice Matters'

Alhambra Source at 4: 'It Reminds Us That We’re Part of a Special Community, We Have a Voice, and Our Voice Matters'

Alhambra Source has worked with more than 100 community contributors in the past four years. They share how joining the Source transformed their perspective of Alhambra.

Samar-based ‘Banig’ Fashion Brand Looks for Rebuilding Support Via Kickstarter

Samar-based ‘Banig’ Fashion Brand Looks for Rebuilding Support Via Kickstarter

A fashion brand that uses banig, or hand-woven sleeping mats, for its fashion accessories is looking for help in recovering and rebuilding their facilities, and the lives of the Filipino weavers, embroiders, and artisans that comprise their company.

Roy Choi to Launch Healthy, Affordable Fast Food Chain

Roy Choi to Launch Healthy, Affordable Fast Food Chain

In his latest culinary venture, chef Roy Choi is partnering up with San Francisco chef Daniel Patterson to launch a new chain of fast food ...

Martha de la Torre Named Latina Business Woman of the Year Award

Martha de la Torre Named Latina Business Woman of the Year Award

Owner and CEO of EC Hispanic Media, Martha de la Torre, is recognized by the California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

Outlandish Outside Lands Music Festival

Outlandish Outside Lands Music Festival

For the uninitiated, the 7th take of the music festival Outside Lands had become bigger and more outlandish with a twang of the 60s summer ...

Study on Homeless Use of Emergency Rooms

Study on Homeless Use of Emergency Rooms

LA City & County service agencies, area non-profits convened at Town Hall to address key findings & develop action plan.

Monterey Park Adds E-Cigarettes to Smoking Ban

Monterey Park Adds E-Cigarettes to Smoking Ban

E-cigarette manufacturers and sellers often tout e-cigarettes as a tool to help people kick the smoking habit, however the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and ...

Montebello Shifts to Recycled Water at Local Park

Montebello Shifts to Recycled Water at Local Park

Bell Gardens uses some recycled water, while Commerce explores its options.

Seniors Feel They Were Duped Into Attending Senior Center Meeting

Seniors Feel They Were Duped Into Attending Senior Center Meeting

It was advertised as a meeting to discuss how to spend money earmarked for improvements to the Highland Park Senior Center, but according to seniors ...

County to Honor Ruben Salazar Friday

County to Honor Ruben Salazar Friday

A special ceremony will be held Friday Aug. 29 in East Los Angeles to honor slain journalist Ruben Salazar, whose “life and death have became ...

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