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Local Black Entrepreneurs Say They Still Face Uphill Battle

Thursday, August 6, 2020 | 12:25 pm

As America celebrates National Black Business Month, Pasadena leaders say Black business owners have not flourished due to a number of unresolved issues, including a lack of support, systemic racism and divisions in the Black community. Black business owners a... More »


New Low-Income Townhome Development Along Fair Oaks Avenue Completed

Thursday, August 6, 2020 | 12:19 pm

Workers have completed construction of a new 16-unit project consisting of two townhomes to be sold to qualifying low-income home buyers at roughly half their market values. Decker Court, with nine homes, and Gill Court, with seven, is a project by the nonprof... More »


Wescom Credit Union Makes Key Executive Hires

Thursday, August 6, 2020 | 11:14 am

Wescom Credit Union has filled three Vice President positions over the last quarter, continuing its mission to help Southern Californians build better financial lives and to exceed member expectations across all aspects of its business. “We are happy to welcom... More »


Local Pet CBD Supplements Manufacturer Partners with Loyalty Program

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 | 1:11 pm

Green Coast Pet, a Pasadena-based manufacturer of pet cannabidiol (CBD) supplements and treat products, has partnered with Astro to give retailers a buy five get one free loyalty program on its CBD oils for pets. “Ever since we have launched our CBD oil line, ... More »


Pasadena Finance Company Unveils Credit Card for Wine Lovers

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 | 12:21 pm

A Pasadena-based finance company popped the cork Tuesday on a new credit card designed specifically for wine aficionados. Vertical Finance’s new Grand Reserve World Mastercard allows customers to earn extra rewards points shopping at wineries, wine clubs and w... More »


Locals Worried About Restaurant Projections

Monday, August 3, 2020 | 12:17 pm

According to new projections, a third of the nation’s restaurants could be shuttered by the start of the new year. The closures are predicted to bring the restaurant industry’s steady growth to a halt for the first time in two decades, according to restaurant ... More »


Jos. A. Bank Pasadena Store Closing

Monday, August 3, 2020 | 7:31 am

One Pasadena men’s clothing store will close and another’s fate is unknown. On Sunday, Tailored Brands, owners of Men’s Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank became the latest casualty of the novel coronavirus. The company announced it will close the Jos. A. Bank store o... More »