Sabrina Amrane

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At LA’s Nail Salons, Latest Lockdown Cuts to the Quick

L.A. County has the largest percentage of nail salon workers and businesses in the United States, and they've been hit particularly hard by the Covid-related lockdowns.

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LA’s Oldest Toy Store Kip’s Toyland Still in Play After 75 Years

Kip’s Toyland, the oldest toy store in Los Angeles, has witnessed a lot of changes during its 75 years but nothing quite like the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Business Slows for LA Funeral Homes

On a Saturday afternoon in June 2004, a hearse carrying the late President Ronald Reagan passed by hundreds of admirers along Santa Monica’s Arizona Avenue on its way into Gates Kingsley & Gates Moeller Murphy Funeral Directors.

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For Nonprofit Arts Organizations, Philanthropy Is Key to Surviving Covid

Ben Cadwallader began his tenure as executive director of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra on March 9.

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Slingshot Lands Space Force Contract

El Segundo-based startup Slingshot Aerospace has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Space Force.

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Drew University Secures $15 Million in Grants

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, a private nonprofit school in Willowbrook, received nearly $15 million in grants in September.

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