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Kaiser's Hollywood Expansion Plans Unveiled

Kaiser's Hollywood Expansion Plans Unveiled

The medical center on Sunset Boulevard is Kaiser's largest facility.
Kaiser Pharmacists Picket in Hollywood

Kaiser Pharmacists Picket in Hollywood

The healthcare provider and the pharmacists are negotiating a new contract, with the latter threatening to strike.
Sally Beauty Supply Stores Reveal Credit Card Data Breach

Sally Beauty Supply Stores Reveal Credit Card Data Breach

The national chain is cooperating with Secret Service.
Infestation Temporarily Closes Millie's

Infestation Temporarily Closes Millie's

The cafe was able to re-open the next day.
Fee Hikes Coming for Hollywood Bowl Park-and-Ride Shuttle

Fee Hikes Coming for Hollywood Bowl Park-and-Ride Shuttle

Nearly a third of Hollywood Bowl patrons use the bus service, which has been running for 40 years.
Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

How to make the best of a less than perfect job situation.

Uncle Sam Will Pay $3,000 To Give You The Flu

Healthy and under 50? Here's a way to make some quick money.
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

How sharing finances brought one couple closer together.
How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

Follow these steps for lifetime job security.
Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Tips for generating impenetrable Internet passwords.
Small Business Spotlight: Tell Us Your Story

Small Business Spotlight: Tell Us Your Story

Hollywood Patch wants to put your business in the spotlight on our front page!
One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

Two-thirds of women consider themselves the family breadwinner.
Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Google grabs the top slot yet again on Fortune list.
How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

Here's why you should think before you tweet. (Or Facebook. Or Instagram.)
W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

This holds the key to a bigger tax refund.
2 New Google Default Settings to Watch Out For

2 New Google Default Settings to Watch Out For

A look at two of Google’s new — and controversial — service changes that recently went into effect.
Film Production in L.A. Has Dropped 50% Since 1996

Film Production in L.A. Has Dropped 50% Since 1996

The introduction of film incentives in Canada in 1997 was followed up by more programs in 40 U.S. states and 30 countries, but local policymakers did little and ultimately "paid a heavy pric
If You Have a Lane Cedar Chest Here's How to Get a Replacement Lock

If You Have a Lane Cedar Chest Here's How to Get a Replacement Lock

Children can become trapped in the chests when the lid closes automatically locking with no way of opening from the inside.
Is the U.S. Really on the Verge of a Doctor Shortage?

Is the U.S. Really on the Verge of a Doctor Shortage?

A breakdown of factors contributing to the looming doctor shortage in the United States.