Posted Oct. 22, 2014, 9:16 am
Five Los Angeles City Council members agreed on Tuesday that Mayor Eric Garcetti's plan to raise the city's minimum wage to $13.25 by 2017 needs more scrutiny.
Posted Oct. 14, 2014, 9:20 am
Richard Mirman, a former executive at Harrah’s Entertainment in Las Vegas, has been named interim publisher and chief executive of the Orange County Register.
Posted Oct. 13, 2014, 9:47 am
A J.R. Ewing Bourbon launch party at Del Frisco’s Grille in Santa Monica on Wednesday, Oct. 1 was a great success.
Posted Oct. 11, 2014, 9:42 am
Maybe at the top here we can agree that there are two general categories of environmental legislation. First, there’s a kind of proper ‘Boy Scout’ action that has a wonderful quality of engaging the public and offering high visibility while it is enforced.
Posted Oct. 10, 2014, 9:33 am
Opening its doors in 1944, Santa Monica Homeopathic Pharmacy continues to thrive, putting service and staff at the forefront of their enterprise, and setting the stage for small-business success in the city.
Posted Oct. 10, 2014, 9:22 am
Dr. Linda Mirdamadi is a board certified physician and partner with the Southern California Permanente Medical Group in the Department of Internal Medicine and Bariatrics.
Posted Oct. 8, 2014, 9:02 am
Four members of the Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday proposed raising the citywide minimum wage to $13.25 an hour by 2017, and exploring the possibility of raising the wage to $15.25 an hour by 2019.
Posted Oct. 7, 2014, 2:39 pm
Curves fitness center in Santa Monica is offering a way for non-members and members to donate toward breast cancer research or care during the month of October.
Posted Oct. 7, 2014, 9:07 am
Four Los Angeles City Council members plan to unveil a proposal today to raise the citywide minimum wage above the current $9 an hour, less than a week after the council agreed to boost the minimum wage for workers at large non-union Los Angeles hotels to $15.37 an hour.
Posted Oct. 6, 2014, 9:09 am
Beyond the Grave, by author, Santa Monica native and attorney Jeffrey Condon of Condon and Condon, lays out tips for making wills and living trusts, as well as telling stories about what happens when money is divided up between surviving relatives.
Posted Oct. 1, 2014, 9:44 am
The Westside Impact Project has announced the results of its second “Recognition and Reminder” operation, during which four out of 12 Santa Monica alcohol outlets failed to ask for identification when a young-looking decoy tried to buy alcohol.
Posted Oct. 1, 2014, 9:14 am
The term alkaline hydrolysis is far from being a household name, but Aquamation – as the process is branded and colloquially known – is a word that could soon hold relevance for pet owners and veterinarians in the Santa Monica area.
Posted Sep. 26, 2014, 6:00 am
The Mirror Media Group this week hosted a talented group of young journalists, eager to learn more about the role that local media plays in the community.
Posted Sep. 25, 2014, 9:20 am
Global clothing retailer UNIQLO has announced it will open a permanent store at Santa Monica Place in the spring of 2015. The store will house the brand's full assortment of high-quality, functional apparel for people of all ages.
Posted Sep. 25, 2014, 8:30 am
The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday tentatively approved a $15.37-per-hour minimum wage for workers at large hotels in Los Angeles.
Posted Sep. 23, 2014, 7:32 am
The Los Angeles Register has ceased publication, slightly more than five months after making its debut, it was reported today.
Posted Sep. 17, 2014, 9:23 am
Branding and marketing professional Jodi Lipe has been appointed senior vice president of marketing for Ovation, America’s only Arts Network.
Posted Sep. 16, 2014, 9:02 am
Minnie T’s has been a retail go-to for Venice locals and visitors since 2001 at 1355 Abbot Kinney Boulevard. It recently moved out of its tiny shop and into Santa Monica at 1624 Ocean Park Boulevard.
Posted Sep. 9, 2014, 9:50 am
The building that has housed Callahan’s Diner and Vienna Pastry in Santa Monica since 1946 has been sold.
Posted Sep. 5, 2014, 9:08 am
The Santa Monica business community will come together at the New Roads School’s Ann and Jerry Moss Theater this Thursday, Sept. 11 for one of the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce’s signature annual events – the New Heroes Celebration.
Posted Sep. 3, 2014, 9:19 am
It looks like any other garage on the street, but open the garage door of a certain house on Sunset Avenue and you don’t find the usual Prius, but cartons and cartons of fresh Not Ketchup Sauce that mark the start of a budding business.
Posted Sep. 1, 2014, 9:12 am
Some economists would tell you there is no such thing as a free lunch. Surely economists would apply the same academic rule to a free cup of coffee. Still, the first person to walk into Dunkin’ Donuts’ newest location in Santa Monica will receive free coffee for an entire 12 months. Whoever this person is would definitely accept the free coffee offer without giving second thought to its “economic cost.”
Posted Aug. 31, 2014, 9:26 am
Chase has named Sergio S. Salup manager of its Santa Monica branch, located at 226 26th Street. In this role, Salup will be responsible for the daily operation of the branch and lead a team of 11.
Posted Aug. 31, 2014, 9:17 am
A Santa Monica-based company is hoping to help people be more fashionable through its polarized, wayfarer-style sunglasses that incorporate a unique hinge design that allows for easy interchangeability of the sides.
Posted Aug. 31, 2014, 9:07 am
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is expected to announce his proposal to raise the Los Angeles minimum wage to $13.25 an hour during a Labor Day rally in South Los Angeles.