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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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Vinyl balls fill MacArthur Park lake as art project

LOS ANGELES — Volunteers launched hand-painted vinyl balls into the lake at MacArthur Park Aug. 22 as part of a large-scale public arts installation spearheaded by a local arts organization. The volunteers worked through the weekend to piece together “The Spheres at MacArthur Park,” which involves filling up the park’s 8.39-acre lake with about 3,000 Read More…