"Ready to Box" Commerce, California, 2010 The Mongols club is an "extremely violent" outlaw motorcycle gang that poses a serious criminal threat to the Pacific and Southwest regions of the United States, the Department of Justice says. Agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have called the Mongols the most violent and dangerous motorcycle gang in the country. "They're not out looking for blood, looking to kill, this or that. They're Americans looking to ride. They love the brotherhood.
/ No Comments Print Email This Haggen store in Santa Barbara is among 24 that are closing in the Tri-Counties. It then filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Sept. Haggen recently issued a notice stating there will be 3,430 "affected employees," according to a document obtained by the Business Times. However, an employee at the Mesa store said 8,000 workers will lose their jobs in California alone. Haggen would not confirm the number of impacted employees. An independent investment bank based in New York, Sagent Advisors, is handling the sale process.
In the wake of controversy over the delayed cleanup of a battery-recycling plant in Vernon, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a batch of bills Friday aimed at boosting the power of the state's toxics watchdog agency. "This authority could expedite the cost recovery process by obviating the need for costly litigation to obtain the necessary financial information, thus increasing DTSC's ability to recover costs effectively," according to a staff report by the Assembly Committee on Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials.
- Donald Trump says Muslims are "phenomenal" people. That's what he said, OK? Lemon also asked whether Trump is homophobic. The real estate mogul also discussed his recent appearance at an African-American Chamber of Commerce event in South Carolina. Multiple news outlets, including CNN, reported at the time that as Trump spoke, there were many empty seats at the back of the event hall. The candidate said Wednesday he event received a letter from the Chamber saying he was unfairly treated by the press. They were all up front," he said.
Donald Trump says Muslims are "phenomenal" people. That's what he said, OK? Lemon also asked whether Trump is homophobic. The real estate mogul also discussed his recent appearance at an African-American Chamber of Commerce event in South Carolina. Multiple news outlets, including CNN, reported at the time that as Trump spoke, there were many empty seats at the back of the event hall. The candidate said Wednesday he event received a letter from the Chamber saying he was unfairly treated by the press. They were all up front," he said.
Should Cal State Northridge get rail service? The opening of the Orange Line-adjacent Village at Westfield Topanga shopping and restaurant complex is the latest step in the densification of Warner Center. The area is more and more the kind of "urban hub" around which modern cities are built, live-work-play centers that decrease automobile use. Now, what's needed is an improved Orange Line to take people to and from it. That's just one example of why the Valley needs more transit service and must demand that this time we get what we pay for.
This would never have happened in Beverly Hills, he said. Solomon of the California EPA said she understands the community's anxiety. "We are doing the best we can as fast as we can," she said. That's not what Frank Villalobos, 67, wants to hear. Teresa Marquez, 67, said she simply wants the state to decontaminate the rest of the homes. "They need to come in and clean those houses--now," she said. Resurrection Church Monsignor John Moretta has been one of the loudest voices against Exide over the past few years. "We have to be vigilant," he said.
There are more than a few things worth burning your mouth for. Good dumplings are one of them. And the perfect way to cool things down? The city of San Gabriel understands your ongoing love affair with dumplings and beer. That's why the city has organized its annual dumpling and beer festival, taking place Thursday. As promised, there will be dumplings -- lots and lots of dumplings. And while you eat your dumplings and sip beer, check out a live performance by Moonsville Collective, an American string band. I'm a real shumai queen.
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Now the Santa Monica City Council is poised to pass a wage hike that matches the landmark boost approved in Los Angeles earlier this year. But Santa Monica is also considering including a measure that was shelved in L.A. When the idea came up publicly in Los Angeles, late in the debate over the minimum wage hike, labor leaders argued it was a routine provision to help the city withstand legal challenges and let workers trade increased pay for other benefits. The Santa Monica City Council is scheduled to consider the minimum wage proposal Tuesday.
"Shanghai has an optimum business environment," said Jun Gu, vice chairman of the Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce. "The city is stable and in a growing phase. Maneesha Khandelwal, vice president of strategic planning and development for Garrett Brands, a Chicago-based chain of gourmet popcorn shops, said her company already has retail locations in nine countries, including China. And they're planning to expand into Shanghai. "The Chinese economy is slowing, and for some this is a time of panic," he said. The slowing is partly by design.
-- Actress Claire Danes was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday. At 11:30 a.m., the 2,559th star was presented to Danes in front of The White House Cafe', located in the 6500 block of Hollywood Boulevard. The award-winning actress, who is a native to Manhattan, N.Y., began her acting career at the age of 10-years-old, according to the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. Currently, she is starring on Showtime's critically-acclaimed series "Homeland" as Carrie Mathison, an unstable yet brilliant CIA agent.
These tanks will provide propulsion for JWST, which is the successor to the Hubble Space Telescope. The two tanks were designed and manufactured at Orbital ATK's Commerce, Calif., facility, known for the production of tanks for many NASA programs as well as commercial and military spacecraft and launch vehicles. It will launch on an Ariane 5 rocket from French Guiana in October 2018. Serving thousands of astronomers worldwide, JWST will be the premier observatory of the next decade.
Southern California businesses and entrepreneurs who want to expand into China now have a vehicle to do just that. The Shanghai version of our Chamber of Commerce will make its pitch on Thursday in downtown Los Angeles at an "Invest Shanghai" event sponsored by the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. "Shanghai is looking at economies that have grown significantly," Cheung said. Baidu is a Chinese web services company and Tencent is a Chinese investment holding company whose market value exceeded $200 billion in April.
"They were the worst things that can happen to a city," says Seth Gordon, an arts consultant who worked for the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce at the time. By a series of risk-takers with a new vision of the city. "Miami was absolutely wide open," says Mary Luft, the godmother of the avant-garde here. One central figure was Alvah Chapman, CEO of Knight-Ridder, then publisher of the Miami Herald. But there are also signs of stress. "These things are not givens," Kaplan says. "There are two things you can count on in Miami," says Shack.