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The Mom N’ Pop Shops With The Old School Expertise That Keeps You Coming Back

The Mom N’ Pop Shops With The Old School Expertise That Keeps You Coming Back

Mom and pop shops line Main Street in Alamogordo, New Mexico; Credit: Getty Images AirTalk® Some people have dedicated themselves to the craft of what they do. We’re thinking of Tony’s Vacuum Shop in Pasadena where you can get your Hoover repaired, or Lazar’s Luggage Superstore in Sherman Oaks where the employees will walk you […]

The Mom N’ Pop Shops With The Old School Expertise That Keeps You Coming Back

The Mom N’ Pop Shops With The Old School Expertise That Keeps You Coming Back

Mom and pop shops line Main Street in Alamogordo, New Mexico; Credit: Getty Images AirTalk® Some people have dedicated themselves to the craft of what they do. We’re thinking of Tony’s Vacuum Shop in Pasadena where you can get your Hoover repaired, or Lazar’s Luggage Superstore in Sherman Oaks where the employees will walk you […]

House Launches Formal Impeachment Inquiry of President Trump

House Launches Formal Impeachment Inquiry of President Trump

Pelosi Announces Formal Impeachment Inquiry; Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images AirTalk® Speaker Nancy Pelosi has announced the House is moving forward with an official impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. Pelosi made the announcement Tuesday from the speaker’s office at the Capitol saying “no one is above the law.” The move puts the Democratic speaker’s stamp […]

The (100 Year) History Of Hollywood’s Oldest Restaurant

The (100 Year) History Of Hollywood’s Oldest Restaurant

Musso & Frank Celebrate 100th Anniversary And Book Release; Credit: Gregg DeGuire/Getty Images AirTalk® Even if you haven’t eaten at the famed Musso & Frank grill, you’ve probably consumed it in some way — as the backdrop in Tarantino’s “Once Upon A Time…in Hollywood,” or “Mad Men” or “Ocean’s Eleven.”  Besides its on-screen allure, Musso […]

The (100 Year) History Of Hollywood’s Oldest Restaurant

The (100 Year) History Of Hollywood’s Oldest Restaurant

Musso & Frank Celebrate 100th Anniversary And Book Release; Credit: Gregg DeGuire/Getty Images AirTalk® Even if you haven’t eaten at the famed Musso & Frank grill, you’ve probably consumed it in some way — as the backdrop in Tarantino’s “Once Upon A Time…in Hollywood,” or “Mad Men” or “Ocean’s Eleven.”  Besides its on-screen allure, Musso […]

After Walmart Snuffs Out E-Cigarette Sales, A Look At How Large-Scale Vaping Bans Could Impact Consumers

After Walmart Snuffs Out E-Cigarette Sales, A Look At How Large-Scale Vaping Bans Could Impact Consumers

Man vaping an e-cigarette.; Credit: /Martina Paraninfi/Getty Images AirTalk® Amid growing concerns about the health hazards of vaping, Walmart announced on Friday that it would no longer be selling e-cigarettes at its U.S. stores, becoming the latest (and largest) major retailer in the country to ban their sales, along with others like Rite Aid, Dollar […]

LA Councilman Calls to Protect Community Members From Displacement

LA Councilman Calls to Protect Community Members From Displacement

A rendering of the proposed 577-unit apartment project, which Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson says would drive up rents and “displace lifelong community residents.; Credit: Los Angeles Department of City Planning AirTalk® Earlier this week, LA City Council President Herb Wesson called for the rejection of  a proposed housing project known as District […]

Round 15: California’s CAFE Standards Fight Continues With Trump Admin Revoking State Authority

Round 15: California’s CAFE Standards Fight Continues With Trump Admin Revoking State Authority

Morning commuters travel the 210 freeway between Los Angeles and cities to the east on December 1, 2009 near Pasadena, California; Credit: David McNew/Getty Images AirTalk® President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that his administration is revoking California’s authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators. In a tweet, Trump said […]

Family Law Experts Answer Your Questions On California Alimony Law

Family Law Experts Answer Your Questions On California Alimony Law

A new campaign seeks to limit alimony payments in California; Credit: Stock photo by JasonUnbound via Flickr Creative Commons AirTalk® A Huntington Beach man is aiming to reform California’s alimony laws by restricting the length of time that former spouses are required to pay their exes after a divorce or legal separation. Steve Clark tells […]

Family Law Experts Answer Your Questions On California Alimony Law

Family Law Experts Answer Your Questions On California Alimony Law

A new campaign seeks to limit alimony payments in California; Credit: Stock photo by JasonUnbound via Flickr Creative Commons AirTalk® A Huntington Beach man is aiming to reform California’s alimony laws by restricting the length of time that former spouses are required to pay their exes after a divorce or legal separation. Steve Clark tells […]