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Ted Buchanan April 21, 2014 at 04:47 pm
Who has even heard of these stores? Didn't Aaron Bros.go under in 1987? Who wants to take the timeRead More to hack into these accounts? Dummies that shop there don't have any money! Low-brow and low income customers who bring in their 5 screaming kids ( 4 are obese!) And their parents let them terrorize the rest of the shoppers. Free babysitting while Mommy orders an extra large Slushee for Remo and his ADD. Why ? Parents weren't parented either. Or its considered cute as Jr. has his meltdown with sticky chocolate fingers ! Count me out...
yourusmcboyelvises April 21, 2014 at 09:20 pm
you elvisees need to grab a par and march on the lilly house and drag those obummers and smoldens toRead More the streetskies for some real justskies. before icks too lakes.
Scott Peterson April 21, 2014 at 09:44 pm
Security is a deterrent not a preventative measure. There is no way to be secure from everyRead More possibility because it is impossible to even conceive of every possibility. Instead we try to secure against the threats we know of through experience and those we may anticipate through inference extrapolated from those experiences. The businesses are naturally and rightly profit driven and things that do not directly and or immediately hurt the bottom line do not get priority funding. Thieves too are profit driven though they are less regulated than business and in general face more personal risk than businesses typically do toward realizing their bottom line. Due to the actual few distinctions between the thief and business the thief must be the more resourceful of the two and thus more innovative. Security is always going to be a reactionary means of preventing theft. The proactive means to prevent theft are to accept there is no absolute security and otherwise either too expensive, too harsh, too time consuming or some combination of those. Considering how long humanity seems to have dealt with the issue, one might think we would have tried all of the available variables and figured it out sometime during the last 5000 years through trial and error. Oh wait, we have. Communities where the moral code is instilled in the population from cradle to grave coupled with punishment, justly applied, for infractions have almost zero crime and it costs them almost zero dollars. Face it folks, we're all hippy freaks living in/on a commune we call Earth. Continually spending good money over top of bad as our orthodox approach has required over the centuries has only produced more crime and or prisons. This implies more crime/prisons is the goal if you THINK.
It could cost Americans 20 percent more to get their bacon fixes as a deadline virus sweeps through the nation's hog barns. (Patch file photo)
mark April 18, 2014 at 05:23 am
When taxes are imposed on various industries then to stay in business the prices increase on theRead More consumer! Obamacare , gas taxes, payroll taxes, tolls, the proposed soda and candy tax , your tobacco tax is 75% of what the product really costs! Commercial Property tax increases! Do you people see what's going on here? This country is being destroyed by the Democrats! It is starting to resemble The a Soviet Union! We should change the name of this country to the USSA!
all-c-ing-eye April 18, 2014 at 12:14 pm
And all this time i thought it was Pork Barrel spending.
JBrad April 19, 2014 at 11:57 am
Mark, Your words are absolutely disgusting. Please do not use this comment thread as a vehicle toRead More spew your racist mentality. And for your information, food-borne illnesses come from agriculture, period. All around the world, including in the U.S. Lastly, your hatred for people of colour does not mean that you understand disease, at all. Good luck in life.
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Paul Jacques April 2, 2014 at 11:22 am
Wait a minute, where is: Ba, Sonny's Hideaway, Maximilliano's, The York. La Fuente is in Eagle RockRead More and it's pretty mediocre compared to the amazing Mexican food available in HP.
Nancy Rubio April 2, 2014 at 03:28 pm
Actually there are 2 in Highland park.. and I have to say a lot was left out Arco Iris, The York,Read More Sonny's , Hermosillo I would leave out, Pescador is good to. and the one with the latest menu is the Greyhound on weekend the kitchen is left open until 12am or a bit later.
Following months of "Fight for $15" protests calling on higher wages for fast-food workers, some California McDonald's employees have joined in six lawsuits filed in three states. Patch file photo.
Bob Bailey March 14, 2014 at 07:30 am
McDonalds should revoke there franchises. Waiting until started filling with customers is bull s***Read More and just bad business. I for one would not want to wait for them while their getting ready for work.
A recent economic forecast says Los Angeles County is headed for 3-4 percent growth a year. Patch file photo.
Vito Spago February 25, 2014 at 12:45 pm
All of these leaders are responsible if the LA economy crashes and burns so of course they are goingRead More to say all is well. Guaranteed there will be higher interest rates and higher costs for everyone including businesses thanks to Obamacare premiums. That means less money to spend and less people to hire. If that is good news, you have to be nuts.
Fortified- AKA Carlos Danger February 25, 2014 at 07:16 pm
Wait! What happened to the cooking stories for a headline?
Tom Thumb February 26, 2014 at 10:24 am
Without a sense of humor, well: youtube.com/watch?v=Cg2WOb4_kVo
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Fernando lopez February 23, 2014 at 09:28 pm
Get organized...
Fernando lopez February 23, 2014 at 09:31 pm
Its amazing that an editor of this paper is being so biased. Hmmmm...
nails4breakfast February 24, 2014 at 12:21 pm
So Larry, did the NBC 4 I-Team investigation corroborating the community and consumer organizations'Read More allegations about expired food at El Super stores have broadcast news "stink" all over it, too? Unions don't sell expired food.
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Paul Martin February 21, 2014 at 12:34 am
I am not going to make any judgement until the LA County Health Dept comes up with their findings.Read More Why would a union be behind a survey like this? It seems a little fishy if you ask me. Besides, wouldn't most customers check the expiration date before purchasing items? I've seen expired items at other grocery stores in the area including Trader Joes and Fresh and Easy but that will not stop me from shopping there either.
Tina Gulotta-Miller February 21, 2014 at 11:10 am
Here are the names, phone numbers and emails for the State of California District office for FSIS.Read More We can ask for better services and quality in our markets by staying engaged to help businesses adhere to best practices in their industries. The communities deserve to have quality control over their food as it directly impacts our quality of life and raises the public's awareness regarding health standards and best business practices. Alameda, CA (District 05) States: Arizona, California, Nevada Dr. Yudhbir Sharma, DM (510) 769-5712 Yudhbir.Sharma@fsis.usda.gov Mr. Abdalla Amin, DDM (510) 769-5712 Abdalla.Amin@fsis.usda.gov Dr. Virginia Felix, DDM (510) 769-5712 Virginia.Felix@fsis.usda.gov Mr. Frank Gillis, DDM (510) 769-5712 Frank.Gillis@fsis.usda.gov 620 Central Avenue Building 2C Alameda, CA 94501 Phone: (510) 337-5000; Ext. 1 for DM or DDM Fax: (510) 337-5081 Emergency 24-Hour: 1-866-729-9307 Admin. Functions: Ms. Sukhdeep Sidhu (510) 769-5718
KingSlav February 25, 2014 at 10:03 am
Unquestionably labor union meddling involved here.
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Susan Andres February 14, 2014 at 10:30 am
I pretty much stopped eating out only because I couldn't find any local places that serve healthy,Read More organic food. So this is super good news. Welcome to Highland Park, Amara!
Tina Gulotta-Miller February 16, 2014 at 08:26 am
We love this restaurant! The vegan girls have brought healthy food and meat choices to theRead More neighborhood. I love their kale salad and the bison ragu. So glad they are here walking distance from my house.
Tracy King March 1, 2014 at 09:08 am
The coffee is delicious! The first time we went there, we were given samples of Paleo (grain-free)Read More chocolate chip cookies and chocolate truffles. Yum! The bison ragu and the avocado toast are also delicious.
Galco's owner John Neese. (Photo credit: David Fonseca).
nonoise January 31, 2014 at 08:20 am
Nothing wrong with something cold to drink.
Culley O. January 31, 2014 at 09:07 am
I ride a bike. I have no problem with Galcos. I obey traffic laws. I do want a bike lane on Fig.Read More
nonoise February 1, 2014 at 09:55 am
Bike lanes, yes! Removal of car lanes, NO!!!!
Italiano's Pizza has lost its lease on York and Avenue 51. (Photo credit: Ajay Singh).
Nimby pimp January 26, 2014 at 09:24 am
Tom - Brilliant, insightful posts such as yours are occasionally confiscated by the NSA for reviewRead More and analysis.
Fernando lopez January 26, 2014 at 09:54 am
@tom, I agree with you brother but your post is still posted. Just scroll up to previous commentsRead More and there it is. Pinche limpy, I must say your a great instigator.
Nimby pimp January 26, 2014 at 10:03 am
@fern burger - Just listen and learn.