The move would allow the city to ask voters to approve a proposed increase of up to a half-percent sales tax that could raise as much as $1.9 million.
As we continue to pull our way out of the recession, one of Santa Monica’s legends got its start during similar hard times.
The mayor of San Bernardino on Wednesday blamed the city’s bankruptcy filing on an economic “perfect storm” as officials warned of widespread budget cuts.
Hundreds of veterans who just finished their tours or have been out of the military for years turned out in droves for a job fair held at Dodger Stadium Thursday.
Keeping up a beauty regimen can get costly at the high-end spas. But CBS2’s Sibila Vargas found some affordable beauty deals through the Southland that allow for indulgence without breaking the bank.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced Thursday that he will call for layoffs of city workers as part of his budget next month, but wouldn’t specify how many jobs would be slashed.
The economic futures of Los Angeles County and California at large could be headed down very different paths.
That pain you may be feeling at the gas pump is bringing some much-needed paper to the coffers at City Hall.
Economists say an increase in the number of jobs created in September and October is unlikely to offset the bigger economic picture.
Governor Jerry Brown is ready to offer his latest solution on how to drum up cash for the state of California.
The gloomy report amplifies fears the state will have no choice but to impose deeper budget cuts this winter.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants to make permanent the policy of giving new businesses a three-year holiday from municipal taxes.
Occupy LA announced its solidarity with a grassroots movement that began its second week in New York on Monday.
If you’re like nearly half of all Americans, you have likely put off going to the doctor or picking up your prescription in order to save some money.
More Americans than ever are going without the basics of life with nearly 46 million families living at or below the poverty level.