5 Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs

September 17th, 2013 → 7:02 pm @

The word "entrepreneur" gets thrown around a lot these days and has a certain sexy tone to it. The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines the word as "A person who starts a business and is willing to risk loss in order to make money."


In the immigration debate, small business owners want a level-playing field

April 17th, 2013 → 11:28 pm @

NEW YORK, N.Y. – She could save money, and there's a good chance she wouldn't get caught, but Consuelo Gomez says she won't hire people who aren't authorized to work in the U.S. to work for Marty K, her cleaning and landscaping business.


10 things 401 plans won’t tell you

February 23rd, 2013 → 5:19 am @

A comfortable retirement is a mainstay of the American dream. Yet we aren’t particularly good at socking money away, and our complicated retirement savings system isn’t helping.


Local Weather

February 15th, 2013 → 4:53 pm @

Staff from Tate and Lyle Sugars in East London dressed as monkey's and zebra's fTate and Lyle Sugars in East to help raise money for the Richard House charity.


Tasty fundraiser to benefit North Andover Youth Center

February 1st, 2013 → 1:47 am @

NORTH ANDOVER — Those who enjoy eating tasty morsels and helping the youth of North Andover will have the opportunity to participate in both activities March 9. That's when the annual Taste of North Andover, which raises money for the Joseph N. Herm


Jobs done as hobby still require licenses in Va.

January 20th, 2013 → 7:45 am @

ROANOKE Roanoke-based guitarist Bob Casey plays a lot of music, but he had never considered it to be more than anything but a glorified hobby. Occasional gigs put money in his pocket during his years at Virginia Western Community College. After he star…


Google is fine now, but SoLoMo is next

August 21st, 2012 → 11:39 pm @

You’ve probably seen a sign asking you to buy local.? Whether it’s at a chamber meeting, in a local business or on the side of a bus, we’re being asked to spend our money locally.


Tevlin: Online game gives political junkies a shot at new PAC-man

August 21st, 2012 → 6:24 pm @

Tired of government inertia? Sick of the role of big money in politics? Think politics is a big game? So does Shel Mann, and that's why he wants to make you the 436th member of Congress, at least virtually.


Without redevelopment, cities look to new ways to promote themselves

August 11th, 2012 → 8:49 pm @

With the recent loss of redevelopment money and in a poor economy, some Inland Empire cities are looking to different options to advertise their cities to businesses.


I Was A Mary Kay Salesgirl And Barely Broke Even

August 6th, 2012 → 8:50 am @

Today, LV Moms editor Cheryl Lock shares her personal experience selling Mary Kay, and explains why, in the end, it just wasn’t the money-making scheme she was led to believe it would be.