August Local Business
Friday | via The San Diego Union-Tribune
One of Mitt Romney's main attributes in seeking the presidency was his business and management experience. But the Democrats did a better job of denigrating his background than the former Massachusetts governor did in selling it. Comment?
Friday Apr 24 | via Los Angeles Times
Time Warner Cable remains the only major pay-TV company in Southern California carrying SportsNet LA, also known as the Dodgers channel. About 30% of homes in greater Los Angeles subscribe to Time Warner Cable. Comment?
Friday Apr 24 | via Business Wire
The seven MBT partners joining inclu... )--Malauzai Software, a provider of mobile and Internet banking SmartApps for community financial institutions, announces that its SmartwearApp is live in time for toda... PALMETTO BANCSHARES, INC. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 21 | via Advocate
Is the Boy Scouts of America practicing employment discrimination against gay people? The attorney general's office in New York is investigating the matter. The office has requested that the BSA release detailed information on hiring practices for its national organization as well as its local councils, reports The New York Times . Comment?
Tuesday Apr 21 | via KSBW-TV
The Pulitzer Prize is journalism's top award, a celebration of all that is good about the profession. This year it also highlights how hard it is to make a living in local news. Comment?
Saturday Apr 18 | via San Bernardino County Sun
FONTANA >> There was no speeding at Auto Club Speedway on Saturday, but drivers still had a tight competition as they maneuvered through conditions designed to test their ability to drive safely. More than 400 truckers participated in the Southern California Regional Truck Driving Competition, facing sharp turns and precise directions as they competed for the title of safest truck driver in Southern California. Comment?
Friday Apr 17 | via San Jose Mercury News
Santa Clara County gained 5,500 jobs during March, state labor officials reported Friday, and is now on pace to reach an all-time record number of jobs in the region before year's end. The gains in the East Bay marked 14 out of 15 months over which that region has added jobs. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 14 | via Sonoma Index Tribune
Sonoma County home sales remain at their lowest level in seven years, but the housing market began to show signs of life last month with a marked increase in new home listings and in signed contracts between buyers and sellers. Buyers purchased 328 single-family homes in March, according to The Press Democrat's monthly housing report compiled by Pacific Union International Vice President Rick Laws. Comment?
Monday Apr 13 | via Entrepreneur Magazine
Most people fear public speaking or experience stage fright at the very thought of delivering a presentation because they don't do it very often. The tech giant delivered the goods -- that is, exciting visuals without so many words -- when it unveiled its latest version of the popular smartphone. Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | via Los Angeles Times
A woman examines a red-tagged home near downtown Napa after a 6.0 earthquake in August 2014. A new study demonstrates the feasibility of using cellphones to create a quake early-warning system. Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | via Hollywood Reporter
Sylvester Stallone has now offered his thanks to the U.K. police's specialized anti-piracy unit following the arrest of a further suspect connected to the leak of various movies, including Expendables 3 . Detectives from the Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit on Thursday arrested a man in the north of England, stating that he was believed to be involved in leaking "high-quality films, which are either only available at the cinema or are unfinished movies which have yet to be released." Comment?
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