California workers will soon again have access to as much as two weeks paid time off for COVID-related sick leave, under a deal announced today by the governor and legislative leaders.
The Center Square 1/25
(The Center Square) – A proposal to raise California’s minimum wage to $18 an hour is likely to result in a range of economic impacts for workers and businesses, a review by the Legislative Analyst’s Office revealed Monday.
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Associated Press 1/26
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California judge decided this week to delay enforcement of part of a new farm animal welfare law that critics said would cause price hikes and supply shortages for bacon and other fresh pork products in the state.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – Many of the parklet and patios in Santa Barbara’s popular promenade could be cut back by early March.
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McDonald’s McPlant burger is more popular than initially expected, according to Piper Sandler analyst Michael Lavery.
CBS8 San Diego 1/25
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, Calif. — Results from a new survey issued by the California Restaurant Association (CRA) reveal the Omicron variant has taken a toll on the restaurant industry.