Businesses

Marta Ferro and Ann Lawrence of Pink51.com (credit: CBS)

New Website Helps Women Build Businesses While Benefiting Good Causes

CBS2’s Stephanie Simmons reports Marta Ferro and Ann Lawrence are leveraging female purchasing power with their new site Pink51.com.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2014

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Calif. Data Breaches Hit 21.3 Million Accounts

California businesses and government agencies have experienced 300 separate data breaches exposing the personal information of more than 20 million customer accounts during the past two years

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2014

(credit: Riverside County Sheriff-Coroner website)

Jurupa Valley Man Accused In Series Of Robberies

A man suspected in a series of robberies in the cities of Riverside and Jurupa Valley has been arrested, authorities said Saturday.

11/09/2013

(Photo courtesy Facebook/Los Angeles Street Vendor Campaign)

City Council Cuts Fees Businesses Are Required To Pay For Sidewalk Dining

The Los Angeles City Council voted Wednesday to decrease the fees businesses are required to pay to offer sidewalk dining in downtown’s historic core area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2013

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Metro To Meet South LA Businesses, Individuals At Business Opportunities Summit

Small, minority and women-owned businesses and individuals will meet with Metro executives Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/28/2013

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Monterey Park City Council Wants All Businesses To Have At Least 1 Sign In ‘Modern Latin’

The Monterey Park City Council has proposed that all businesses and eateries in the city, where 67 percent of the population is of Asian descent, have at least one sign in the “modern Latin alphabet.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/25/2013

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Businesses, Streets Reopen After Gas Line Rupture

Authorities Sunday said a gas line rupture in Pasadena forced the evacuation of apartments and adjoining businesses for several hours.

07/21/2013

This aerial photograph shows the designated areas of the Santa Monica Pier that will undergo reconstruction as part of an $8 million renovation project. (courtesy City of Santa Monica

Merchants Eager For Start To $8M Santa Monica Pier Upgrade

Business owners along the Santa Monica Pier are urging the City Council to determine a start date for a yearlong replacement project.

02/05/2013

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‘Western Bandit’ Linked To Hollywood Murder, Robberies

Police are asking for the public’s help to track down an armed and dangerous man who may be linked to a murder and a string of robberies in Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/15/2012

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Businesses Shut Down After Underground Blast Near LAX; No Injuries

Investigators were looking into possible causes behind an underground explosion near that left left traffic stalled and power shut down to local businesses.

11/14/2012

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South LA Businesses Fear Losing Money During Shuttle Transport

It could be boom or bust for both spectators and businesses during the slow-speed crawl of the Space Shuttle Endeavour through the streets of Los Angeles.

10/08/2012

“Carmageddon II” is officially under way with the 405 Freeway shut down through the Sepulveda Pass. (credit: Pool Feed)

Metro, Local Businesses Partner To Offer Special Discounts During ‘Carmageddon II’

About 300 local businesses partnered with Metro to offer residents special discounts during the weekend’s “Carmageddon II.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/29/2012

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8 Beverly Hills Businesses Hit In Rash Of Smash-And-Grab Burglaries

Authorities say eight businesses in Beverly Hills were burglarized early Sunday morning.

09/23/2012

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Shoppers Scramble For Amazon Deals Ahead Of Sales Tax

If you’re an Amazon fan, you have just hours left before a California sales tax takes effect on all purchases from the online giant.

09/14/2012

A Burger King sign outside a restaurant in Glendale  (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Glendale Eyes Crackdown On Super-Sized Fast Food Signs Like ‘You See In East LA’

City Councilman Ara Najarian wants to clear the air when it comes to unsightly signs in Glendale.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/30/2012

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