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  • AP: NYC Left Out of Grant

    AP: NYC Left Out of Grant
    Four major cities -- New York, Seattle, Houston, and Pittsburgh -- will get no money from a $1 billion economic stimulus program to help cities avoid laying off police officers, officials told The Associated Press on Monday. The officials, speaking on...
  • Healthcare Q&A

    With lawmakers home for their August recess, a fierce battle has broken out over what precisely is in the mammoth healthcare bills being pushed by congressional Democrats in Washington. There has been no shortage of misinformation, much of it advanced by...
  • Teenlink/Scholarships

    Teenlink/Scholarships
    Off to College Sweepstakes Open to high school seniors planning to attend college or current college students. One winner will be chosen every two weeks through May 11. www.suntrusteducation.com/sweeps. Amount: $1,000. Drawing every two weeks through...
  • 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...
  • Chinatown Beauty School Busted by the Feds

    Chinatown Beauty School Busted by the Feds
    A tiny beauty school in New York's Chinatown has been raided by federal agents after getting an outsized $4 million in government aid in as many years. Agents from the departments of education and labor seized boxes of documents Friday at the USA...
  • 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...