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Metro helps four businesses impacted by construction projects

LOS ANGELES — The owners of four Crenshaw-area businesses being impacted by construction of a rail line were given reimbursement checks April 6 by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro). The businesses are the first to receive funding through Metro’s Business Interruption Fund, which has up to $10 million a year that can be distributed to Read More…

Cheers West Edition


The Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles presented the Pat Tobin Public Relations Excellence Awards to Kenneth R. Reynolds, president/CEO of boutique agency Public Relations+, Roslyn Bibby-Madison, vice president of media relations for FX Networks, Cassandra Butcher, vice president of national publicity for Fox Searchlight Pictures and Rita Cooper Lee, senior vice president of Read More…

Kamala Harris
Business News West Edition

BUSINESS DIGEST: Business group to honor Harris, other dignitaries

LOS ANGELES – California Attorney General Kamala Harris and U.S. Small Business Administration executive Maria Contreras-Sweet are among the dignitaries to be honored during the 22nd annual Economic Awards Dinner April 2, sponsored by the Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas will present Harris with the chamber’s public service Read More…