Thursday, April 2, 2020

Residents snitch on businesses, neighbors amid shutdowns

TAMMY WEBBER Associated Press OAK PARK, Illinois (AP) — One Tulsa, Oklahoma, bar owner said more than a dozen motorcyclists showed up unannounced, but he...

Q&A: How to get aid for a small business hit by virus crisis

JOYCE M. ROSENBERG AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Millions of small business owners will be turning to the government, seeking help for an...

California delays sales tax payments for small businesses

ADAM BEAM Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — California's governor on Thursday said small businesses can keep up to $50,000 in sales tax receipts for...
Mad Madeline’s Grill

Local businesses do what they can to survive

As you drive through Old Town Temecula these days, the silence and emptiness are downright eerie. Then you see it: a parking lot with tables...

You don’t have to walk far to help your neighbor

While families may be thinking only about their own needs during the coronavirus pandemic, there are others who may live alone, who are elderly...
house for sale sign

Lower interest, Realtor access likely biggest immediate impacts from coronavirus

The most likely immediate impacts the coronavirus epidemic will have on the real estate market are lower interest rates and lessened access to Realtors. “We...

Try these 8 tips for working at home

The world around people is changing, while one business after another is closing or adjusting operations amid the novel coronavirus outbreak. Casinos are closing,...

Riverside County jobless rate decreased, before COVID-19 shutdowns

The unemployment rate in Riverside County dropped slightly in February, compared to the previous month, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday, March 27,...
Old Town Temecula

Workers struggle with sudden layoffs

A month ago, the United States was in the midst of the longest uninterrupted economic expansion on record. Unemployment levels in the United States have...

Stimulus aid for ‘small business’ will go to some big chains

RYAN J. FOLEY Associated Press IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — As the federal government prepares to launch a $349 billion loan program meant to help...