business

(credit: CBS)

Fire Guts Four Businesses In Boyle Heights

Investigators Thursday were trying to determine the cause of a fire that gutted four businesses just east of downtown.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2014

(credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Congestion Crisis In Port Of LA May Result In Delays For Holiday Orders

Extensive congestion at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach is causing major shipping delays, just in time for the holiday season.

10/27/2014

(credit: CBS)

2 Wounded In Shooting At Home Gardens Business

A gunman shot and wounded two people at a Home Gardens business early Saturday, then fled.

10/25/2014

Craft Beer is a revolution taking over in LA. (credit: CBS)

Craft Beer Industry Is Really Hopping In Los Angeles

“It’s the most beloved beverage on the planet,” says Hallie Beaune.

10/09/2014

(credit: CBS)

City Council To Vote On Big Wage Increase Proposal For LA Hotel Workers

Thousands of hotel employees in Los Angeles will learn Wednesday whether or not they will receive an increase in wages, as the City Council considers a law that would require big hotels to pay all workers a minimum of $15.37 per hour.

09/23/2014

(credit: CBS)

‘ChallengeHer’ Event At Central Library Connects Feds, Small Business Owners

Local businesswomen got their chance Wednesday to mingle and meet with small business owners and bid on contracts with the federal government at the Central Library in downtown Los Angeles.

09/03/2014

(credit: CBS)

Mayor Garcetti, Businessman Eli Broad Defend Wage Plan: ‘This Is The Way Forward’

After Mayor Eric Garcetti announced his hopes of increasing LA’s minimum wage over the next three years, the plan was met with large amounts of both support and opposition.

09/02/2014

Rob Reiner is one of the big names spearheading Measure R. (credit: CBS)

Big Stars Band Together In Malibu To Try To Limit The Number Of Large Chain Stores

Rob Reiner believes the big chain stores are effectively killing the mom and pop stores that give a community its personality.

08/28/2014

(credit: CBS)

Business Leaders On Possible LA Minimum Wage Increase: ‘This Needs To Be Stopped Now’

Mayor Garcetti has reportedly told local business leaders that he wants to see the minimum wage increased over the next three years, and could make an official announcement by Labor Day.

08/26/2014

Swastika-marked leaflets similar to the ones left in Westwood (left) were reportedly found in North Hollywood and Valley Village in June. (CBS)

Only On CBS2: Anti-Semitic Flyers Surface At Jewish-Owned Business Near UCLA

Are events in the Middle East behind flyers with an anti-Jewish message that have surfaced near the UCLA campus?

08/14/2014

(credit: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Running On Empty: Business Impact

Dealing with the epic drought is a challenge on many levels.

07/31/2014

(Photo credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Accuses Trader Joe’s Of Unethical Business Practices

Two Southland vendors are taking the specialty grocery store chain to court over alleged manipulative business practices, breaking contracts and intentionally interfering with vendor relationships.

07/11/2014

(Photo credit: Randall Benton/Sacramento Bee/MCT via Getty Images)

Elephant Bar Parent Company Files For Bankruptcy, Cites ‘Challenging’ Economy

The Costa Mesa-based parent company of the Elephant Bar casual dining chain has filed for bankruptcy and is closing 16 restaurants nationwide, officials announced this week.

06/20/2014

Armed Robber Flees With $6K From Cypress Check-Cashing Business

Authorities Wednesday were searching for a man who robbed a “Check Into Cash” store in Orange County.

CBS Los Angeles–06/11/2014

(credit: Garden Grove Police Dept.)

Police: Garden Grove Business Owner Busted For Buying, Selling Stolen Goods

An Orange County business owner has been arrested on suspicion of possessing stolen property.

06/06/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,669 other followers