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Local Leaders and Restaurateurs React to Lift on Outdoor Dining Ban
Business, News

Local Leaders and Restaurateurs React to Lift on Outdoor Dining Ban

A roller coaster of coronavirus regulations has crippled the industry By Terry Miller Governor Gavin Newsom lifted the regional stay-at-home order Monday morning and subsequently Los Angeles County officials said the county will follow the state’s COVID-19 restrictions by the end of the week. Outdoor dining can resume with occupancy limits starting Friday, when the county…

California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Deadline Extended
Business

California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Deadline Extended

This week, California’s Office of the Small Business Advocate (CalOSBA), part of the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz), announced that the deadline for the first round of applications for the Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program will be extended until Jan. 13, 2021. The program, which officially opened Dec. 30, experienced high…

SBA and Treasury Announce PPP Reopening, New Guidance Issued
Business

SBA and Treasury Announce PPP Reopening, New Guidance Issued

Originally posted Jan. 8 at 8:15 a.m. / Updated Jan. 8 at 9:20 a.m. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with the Treasury Department, announced today that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will re-open the week of Jan. 11 for new borrowers and certain existing PPP borrowers. To promote access to capital, initially only…

Plugging Along with EV Tech
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Plugging Along with EV Tech

By Brenda J. Trainor Have you noticed that the buses that drive around in Duarte don’t belch out black clouds of crud, and that you don’t have to roll up your windows when driving behind them to avoid the stinky smell? That’s because those Foothill Transit vehicles are part of a fleet of zero-emission electric…

Jean D. Koehler Receives 2021 Five Star Wealth Manager Award
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Jean D. Koehler Receives 2021 Five Star Wealth Manager Award

Jean D Koehler, CRP, CKA, CLTC, RICP, a financial advisor with Ameriprise Financial in Arcadia, Calif. has been named a recipient of the 2021 Five Star Wealth Manager award by Five Star Professional. The award goes to less than 7% of the wealth managers in the region based on research administered by Five Star Professional,…

5 Financial Resolutions to Make in The New Year
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5 Financial Resolutions to Make in The New Year

For many of us, the new year means a fresh start and the chance to set new goals. As you consider your resolutions, you may want to add “strengthen my financial foundation” to the list. Here are five ways you can put yourself on firmer financial footing in 2021: 1. Identify what’s working and what…

A New Look to Year-End Tax Planning in 2020
Business

A New Look to Year-End Tax Planning in 2020

At this time of year, you often hear advice to take steps before year-end to limit your tax liability. Yet 2020 is a unique year in a variety of ways — while many of the normal rules regarding managing income and timing deductions still apply, new provisions for 2020 have been implemented by the Coronavirus…

The Battle Over Outdoor Dining Continues
Business, News

The Battle Over Outdoor Dining Continues

By Terry Miller Remember outdoor dining? It was the closest thing to pre-epidemic normal for the 10 million residents of Los Angeles County — until recently. Then, a huge surge in hospitalizations and cases of the coronavirus forced the county’s health department to ban outdoor dining again in late November. Beacon Media has been closely…

Career Corner: 2021 Workplace Trends
Business, Columns

Career Corner: 2021 Workplace Trends

By Angela Copeland Have you had enough of 2020? Let’s look to what you can expect in your 2021 workplace. The 2020 pandemic has been a historic year. We’ve experienced unexpected change and, interestingly, some of that change may be here to stay. Recently, Glassdoor’s chief economist, Dr. Andrew Chamberlain, shared his five predictions on…

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