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L.A. City Council Approves Extra Sick Time for Coronavirus

The Los Angeles City Council late Friday approved a paid sick leave ordinance relating to the coronavirus pandemic.

Wealth Managers Advise Anxious Clients to Hang Tight

Shocking plunges in the stock markets in recent weeks have prompted frantic calls from investors to their wealth managers.

Economists: Worse than Great Recession; Maybe Depression

Because of the near seizure of the economy prompted by the coronavirus scare, the second quarter may see GDP shrink by 13 percent.

Poll: The Hurt on Small Businesses Now ‘Profound’

About 76 percent of small businesses are being hurt by the coronavirus pandemic, according to a survey put out Monday by the National Federation of Independent Business.

Preview: Viral Economics

Valley companies struggle to get ahead of coronavirus outbreak.

Valley Restaurant, Real Estate Stocks Caught in Wall Street Selloff

Another massive selloff of stocks on Thursday caught Valley restaurant and real estate-related stocks in the downdraft.

Dow’s Massive Drop Pulls Down Valley Stocks

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 2,000 points, or 7 percent, with nearly all Valley companies caught in the downward momentum.

Mitch Englander Arrested on Obstruction Charges

Former Los Angeles City Council member Mitch Englander surrendered to FBI agents Monday to face criminal charges for obstructing an investigation into his conduct while in office.

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Earnings: B. Riley, AeroVironment

AeroVironment posts a loss while B. Riley expands revenue and net income.

California Credit Union Enters Orange County

Glendale-based California Credit Union has expanded into Orange County with a new branch in Santa Ana.

Valley Stocks Fall Along With Market

Public companies in the Valley region traded lower on Monday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted more than 1,000 points.

Gaspar Insurance Opens Simi Valley Office

Woodland Hills-based Gaspar Insurance Services has opened new offices in Simi Valley

Preview: Accounting Special Report

CPAs find new business in emerging sectors of the Valley economy.

Cast & Crew Acquires Payroll Firm

Entertainment accounting firm Cast & Crew announced Friday an agreement to acquire Media Services, a production payroll and management company for the entertainment industry.

Year-End Surge Delivers Strong Quarter to BlackLine

BlackLine Inc. beat Wall Street expectations on revenue and adjusted earnings in the fourth quarter.