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  • L.A. County may spend money to try to save money on welfare

    L.A. County may spend money to try to save money on welfare
    With the cost of helping Los Angeles County's welfare recipients expected to hit $1 billion by the end of this fiscal year, county officials are pushing a plan to shift the burden of some of the most hard-core unemployed to the federal government. If they...
  • Virginia Sen. Norment holds stake in doomed car dealership

    A car dealership owned in part by state Sen. Thomas K. Norment has been targeted for closure by Chrysler LLC as part of the company's bankruptcy restructuring plan. Norment, a lawyer who along with three others holds a financial stake in the long...
  • Schwarzenegger defends tax hikes, applauds stimulus

    Schwarzenegger defends tax hikes, applauds stimulus
    Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Sunday defended his decision to raise taxes as a necessary step to stem California's staggering economic crisis. During appearances on morning news shows in Washington, D.C., Schwarzenegger said he would gladly accept...
  • Organizations

    Artists welcome award winner The Valley Porcelain Artists Club had world-renowned artist Mariela Vallasmil-Kaminski as its guest demonstrator at the meeting on May 28 at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. She has a bachelor's degree...
  • Laid-off teachers to be offered their jobs back

    GLENDALE — Citing an expected windfall from a federal aid bill, Glendale Unified officials on Monday said all 66 teachers who were laid off this year will be offered their jobs back when school begins in three weeks. District Supt. Dick Sheehan...
  • Aid isn't enough for school districts

    News this week that states would be in line for millions in emergency federal aid brought two very distinct tales from Glendale and Burbank unified school districts. In Glendale, which stands to collect up to $5 million, district officials used the one-...
  • Don't Panic - What to Do to Avoid Foreclosure

    Owning your own home is the American dream, but for many people, it has created fear and frustration as they try to avoid a foreclosure nightmare. These days, people of all income levels are fighting off foreclosures, from those caught in the subprime...
  • Bill aims to simplify financial aid

    Assemblyman Anthony Portantino (D-La Cañada Flintridge) introduced legislation that could help streamline the financial aid process for community college students and improve access to government aid programs. The bill would establish a three-year pilot...
  • Obama stimulus: Jobs, energy, health

     
    by Peter Nicholas and Janet Hook President-elect Barack Obama is crafting a financial stimulus plan far more ambitious than a quick cash infusion, viewing it as a way to create jobs in a struggling economy and push the nation toward......
  • China leapfrogs U.S. wind power industry

     
    Chinese turbines are now harnessing more wind power than machines installed in the U.S., according to a trade group Monday. For the first time ever, the Asian giant’s capacity –- the amount of electricity that can be generated using wind......
  • Paterson: November is apparently inoperative...

     
    Paterson finally has a statement out on the deficit reduction plan. It includes raising SUNY tuition, delaying STAR payments, increasing health insurance fees and assessments, using money won in litigation settlements, and transferring extra money from...