Though tenants have already moved into the 22-story Sunset and Gordon tower in Hollywood, a judge's ruling invalidating the project's building permits could force them out, at least temporarily. Though tenants have already moved into the 22-story Sunset and Gordon tower in Hollywood, a judge's ruling invalidating the project's building permits could force them out, at least temporarily.
The Economic and Business Development Committee of the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce invites leaders of business and industry in Pasadena discuss our local economy, their industries and the future of business in Pasadena at the second Pasadena Business and Economic Summit on Thursday, October 23, 2014, from 11:30am to 1:30pm at Brookside Golf Club at 1133 Rosemont Avenue in Pasadena. Free parking is available in the lots adjacent to the east side of the Rose Bowl.
Boston Private Bank & Trust Company , a leading wealth management and private banking company, announces Marshall E. Lewis has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending. With more than 36 years of experience in the banking industry, including over 20 in commercial and retail bank management, Marshall's primary focus is managing and developing a lending team responsible for managing a portfolio of existing commercial and private banking relationships, originating new financing transactions and cross-selling the Bank's wide array of products and services.
Jim Williams is retiring from Williams+Paddon , the Roseville-based architecture firm he co-founded in 1981, but he won't be stepping away from his civic involvement. Williams currently is president of the board of the South Placer County Municipal Utility District .
She's one hip mom! Gwen Stefani looks ready for the stage as she takes Kingston, Zuma and Apollo for frozen yogurt The 45-year-old appeared cool and relaxed as she was spotted taking her three boys, eight-year-old Kingston, Zuma, six, and seven-month-old Apollo out for frozen yogurt in Sherman Oaks, California on Sunday. The Grammy winner flashed her black bra in a low side cut tank top that she paired with a gold and brown fine printed trousers and designer Jeremy Scott's Nizza Jagged Adidas.
For Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell, who is hoping to be Los Angeles County sheriff, his allies are coming to his aid once again. Friends of Jim McDonnell, an independent expenditure committee that spent about $100,000 in the primary election, is set to launch a $250,000 media buy on McDonnell's behalf for the Nov. 4 election against former Assistant Sheriff Paul Tanaka.
It's been confirmed that the office supply store is closing Nov. 15 and will not be relocating within town. Instead, the closest Office Depot/Office Max location will be in Davis at 2107 Cowell Blvd. Office Depot bought out Office Max last November, combining the two companies and is now consolidating.
COMMERCE – The Central Basin Municipal Water District voted 3-0 Thursday to waive attorney-client privilege in Director Leticia Vasquez's whistle-blower lawsuit against two law firms, which once represented the district, and former General Manager Art Aguilar. Board President Robert Apodaca, Director James Roybal and Vasquez voted in favor.
Hosted by the Governmental Affairs Committee of the Dixon District Chamber of Commerce, the candidate forum welcomed the candidates running to represent Congressional District 3, Incumbent Congressman John Garamendi, D-Fairfield, and Assemblyman Dan Logue, R-Loma Rica. In a packed, warm Dixon City Council Chamber, the audience wasn't thrilled that they had to wait 45 minutes for the candidate forum to begin.
Following an impressive 4-0 start to his career, welterweight Greg Parker feels he's ready to step up in competition, which is exactly what he'll do at the upcoming BAMMA USA : Badbeat 13 event on Friday. "I've won all my fights by submission so far," Parker told MMAWeekly.com.
Two Olga Reed Elementary School students went home with a brand-new computer Wednesday, one of eight given out through a partnership between businesses and educators in the Santa Maria Valley. The giveaway occurred during the Santa Maria Valley Industry Education Council's 2014 Business Appreciation Luncheon at the Santa Maria Elks Lodge .
Manuel Cosme Jr., senior consultant at Professional Small Business Services, Inc., in Vacaville, was recently elected as chairman of the board of directors for the California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce. A local small business tax specialist since 1990, Cosme has spent the last two decades advocating for small business and is a past chair of the National Federation of Independent Business, California Leadership Council.
Have you ever strolled down the Hollywood Walk of Fame with your head down, wondering what most of the names memorialized on the street got their fame. Who is that Iron Eyes Cody guy anyway?? Now there's an app to give you all the info you need at a moment's notice.
Four members of the Los Angeles City Council today 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. The wage hike plan -- authored by Mike Bonin, Gil Cedillo, Nury Martinez and Curren Price Jr. -- mirrors Mayor Eric Garcetti's proposal for raising the minimum hourly wage in the city to $13.25 over the next three years, and to peg it to the consumer price index afterward.