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  • Aug. 30 Letters: Foodbank, teachers, Burger King

    Help fight hunger A new report released by Feeding America and the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank, Hunger in America 2014, shows that every year, more than 46 million Americans, including 12 million children and 7 million seniors, receive food assistance...
  • Businesses near Burbank, Glendale express concerns over L.A. minimum wage hike idea

    Businesses near Burbank, Glendale express concerns over L.A. minimum wage hike idea
    Following extended debate, a San Fernando Valley-based business group delayed voting Thursday on Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's soon-to-be-unveiled plan to hike the city's minimum wage to $13.25 an hour by 2017, the Los Angeles Times reported. Stuart...
  • Suspect burglarizes four Pines businesses in two weeks

    Police are searching for a man they say has burglarized at least four Pembroke Pines businesses in two weeks. Since Aug. 14, the suspect has targeted Smile Xperts, 9873 Pines Blvd., Callas Beauty Salon, 9660 Pines Blvd., La Costa Cafeteria, 9614 Pines...
  • Burger King boycott will be hard to sustain

    So, Burger King's bugging out on the United States. Henceforth, Burger King Worldwide Inc. will be a Canadian company; the fast-food King is taking up official residence in a country with a queen. The company headquartered in Miami will have to swap...
  • Coconut Creek puts temporary ban on medical pot

    COCONUT CREEK -- If it comes, the city will be ready. Voters will decide in November whether to legalize medical marijuana. But commissioners Thursday gave unanimous initial approval to a six-month moratorium on growing or selling it the city. It will...
  • Rustic Canyon, Huckleberry Cafe, more add 3% employee benefit surcharge

    Rustic Canyon, Huckleberry Cafe, more add 3% employee benefit surcharge
    Rustic Canyon, Huckleberry Cafe, Milo and Olive and Sweet Rose Creamery are the latest Los Angeles restaurants to add a surcharge to supplement their employees' healthcare costs. The four businesses, all part of owner Josh Loeb and Zoe Nathan's Rustic...
  • For 5 break-ins in one morning, burglar gets 10 months in jail

    For 5 break-ins in one morning, burglar gets 10 months in jail
    A Palmer Township man who burglarized five businesses in one morning will serve 10 to 22 months in Northampton County Prison and five years of probation. Charles C. Dinkel received the sentence Friday from Senior Judge Leonard Zito after he was able...
  • Renting or buying -- a question for small business owners

    Renting or buying -- a question for small business owners
    As the economy improves and the unemployment rate in the Orlando metropolitan area keeps dropping, a question that often comes up in good times is making a comeback, Mary Hurley noted. Should you rent when you could buy? Area residents in apartment...
  • Girls' Night Out will showcase Highwood businesses

    Girls' Night Out will showcase Highwood businesses
    The Highwood Chamber of Commerce is putting a new spin on its repertoire of events. Instead of an additional festival or fair, Celebrate Highwood will introduce "Girls Night Out!," a potential series of get-togethers that currently has one firm date...
  • California vs. Texas in fight to attract and retain businesses

    California vs. Texas in fight to attract and retain businesses
    When California rolled out a $750-million plan this year to attract and retain businesses, many aspects mirrored longtime perks used by Texas — where officials love nothing more than stealing jobs from the Golden State. For more than a decade,...
  • Slowly, A Wave Of Walkable Town Development Gains Speed

    Slowly, A Wave Of Walkable Town Development Gains Speed
    A handful of people were already gathered around the stone fountain in Glastonbury center when a family of four parked on Main Street and walked to a table in the summer sunset to enjoy their burgers and fries. Nearby, a husband and wife from East...