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Final Round of L.A. Regional COVID-19 Recovery Grant Program Begins Oct. 26
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Final Round of L.A. Regional COVID-19 Recovery Grant Program Begins Oct. 26

Last chance for small businesses to apply for $5,000-$25,000 grants The sixth and final round of the $100 million L.A. Regional COVID-19 Recovery Fund grant program commences Monday, Oct. 26, marking the last week that eligible Los Angeles County microentrepreneurs, small businesses and non-profits can apply for a $5,000-$25,000 grant. Since grant program opened in July, fund…

Civilian Oversight Commission Calls for the Resignation of Sheriff Alex Villanueva
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Civilian Oversight Commission Calls for the Resignation of Sheriff Alex Villanueva

The Civilian Oversight Commission for the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) hosted a virtual meeting Thursday during which it unanimously voted (8-0) to approve a resolution expressing no confidence in L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva’s leadership and calling for his resignation. The commission also accused the sheriff of failing to cooperate with the oversight panel. The commission…

Deadline for L.A. County’s Small Business Grant Program Extended
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Deadline for L.A. County’s Small Business Grant Program Extended

Applicants may submit through Oct. 19, 2020, 11:59 p.m. The application period for the county’s Small Business Revitalization Grant Program, which opened last week, has been extended to Oct. 19, 2020, 11:59 p.m. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has provided Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funds to create the Small Business…

Assembly Holds Oversight Hearing on California’s August Power Outages
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Assembly Holds Oversight Hearing on California’s August Power Outages

The California State Assembly Committee on Utilities and Energy held an oversight hearing to discuss the Aug. 14 and 15 electricity outages and the Preliminary Root Cause Analysis prepared by the California Independent System Operator (CAISO), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), and the California Energy Commission (CEC). The report found that rolling blackouts were a result of poor planning…

Today is the Last Day to Respond to the 2020 Census
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Today is the Last Day to Respond to the 2020 Census

California’s campaign is calling on all Californians to take the census today since the U.S. Census Bureau is stopping census operations Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020. Families still have one last chance to make a difference for their family and neighborhood by taking the census online, by phone or mail. U.S. Census Bureau Operations: Internet self-response will be available…

Free Webinar Series Helps Businesses, Individuals
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Free Webinar Series Helps Businesses, Individuals

As a year full of changes and challenge draws to a close, The Activ Consulting Group is launching several free webinars to help businesses and individuals meet their goals. Built on a foundation in marketing, communications and management, Activ is committed to helping organizations and individuals navigate change. “Through the pandemic, we have helped clients…

California Reveals New Guidelines for Private Gatherings
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California Reveals New Guidelines for Private Gatherings

Ahead of the holiday season, new guidance from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) says private outdoor gatherings of people from three (or fewer) households are now compliant with state health orders. “We are entering into the holidays, but also we’re entering into the part of the year when things cool down and people…

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