| Jul 17, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Anyone who's tried to get a job right out of high school or college has likely encountered a frustrating Catch 22 — no one will hire you without work experience, but you can't get work experience until someone hires you. And so grads head to the...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Digital advertising signs will light up downtown Glendale for the first time now that the City Council has approved a zoning amendment to let the Americana at Brand and Glendale Galleria use the high-tech displays.
The council voted 5-0 last week to...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:15 PM
New businesses in the Crescenta Valley area got to know their neighbors a little better on Wednesday night.
The 13th annual Foothills Community Business Expo at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital allowed residents to tour booths for about 67 local businesses...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Assemblyman Mike Gatto’s bill reforming Proposition 65 looks likely to become law, and no one is happier than the business owner whose suggestion spurred the legislation.
AB 227, which passed the Assembly state Senate with unanimous votes, modifies...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:14 PM
With new insurance exchanges created by federal healthcare reform launching next week, members of Glendale's business community heard Wednesday how the changes may affect them.
Although the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is in its early...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Glendale hit its economic development goals for the past fiscal year, with big businesses filling up office space and the city developing a nascent night-life sector, according to a recent city report.
Philip Lanzafame, Glendale's officer for...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:58 PM
The partial federal government shutdown is being hotly contested in Washington D.C., but its impacts will be felt locally, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) said Tuesday — the first day many federal workers were furloughed.
The shutdown came about when...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:09 PM
The Civil Justice Assn. of California congratulates California State Assemblyman Mike Gatto on his bill AB 227, which is currently on Gov. Brown's desk awaiting signature. This bill, if signed, will help to curb an area of abusive Proposition 65 lawsuits....
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:57 PM
More than a month after a three-alarm fire damaged a two-story building in downtown Glendale, the owners of the businesses occupying the ground floor remain unsure when they might be able to open again.
The three businesses affected by the blaze at 233...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Will fortunetellers and psychics be allowed to open shop in highly sought areas of La Cañada Flintridge?
The answer might require a crystal ball. For now, the city's Planning Commission has recommended that such businesses be treated as office spaces....
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Glendale officials plan to replace four parking spaces downtown with a 300-square-foot “parklet” — an open space they hope will reanimate a block scarred by a fire roughly two weeks ago.
The city plans to keep the parklet for a year and...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Glendale officials have for years been trying to shake the city's image as a bedroom community to L.A. by bolstering the business base and building new apartments downtown.
They've done so in the hope that more people will work closer to where they...