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Small business owners take on street vendor plan

LOS ANGELES — A new proposal to permit street vending in Los Angeles is an “improvement” over previous efforts to legalize the activity, officials with a group representing small businesses said Nov. 23, but they urged the City Council to ensure the program is properly enforced. The Coalition to Save Small Business, which is made Read More…

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O’Farrell proposes Indigenous Peoples Day

LOS ANGELES — Representatives of Italian American and other groups went to City Hall Oct. 31 to voice their opposition to a proposal to replace Columbus Day with a city holiday celebrating Native Americans instead of European explorer Christopher Columbus. The City Council is set to take up a Human Relations Commission recommendation to have Read More…