OPINION: Supreme Court ruling could doom independent contractors

Mariana Bellis For the Hub I never imagined when immigrating to the U.S. from Budapest 25 years ago that I would be living in Southern California,...

OPINION: Bob Blumenfield falls short of supporting working class

Vladimir Betsis For the Hub I would have thought that one of the most vocal proponents of raising the minimum wage in Los Angeles would keenly...

After 22 horse deaths, Santa Anita pens an open letter promising historic changes

An Open Letter about the Future of Thoroughbred Racing in California By Belinda Stronach, The Stronach Group What has happened at Santa Anita over the last few...

Hub-LA’s 2018 Election Guide

The Hub Nov. 6, 2018 Election Guide We hope you vote on Tuesday (if you haven’t done so already). Here’s our voter guide. We wanted...

Around the Hub: Postcards have killed email, but not data collection

Mark 2018 as the year personal emails became obsolete. Blame postcards.  Not exactly a high tech replacement, but a replacement nonetheless.  Why not? Postcards are personal, easy to...

Opinion: Has the trade war hit your pocketbook yet?

The US-China trade war broke out on July 6. The U.S. initially imposed a set of 25% tariffs on 818 items worth about $34 billion...

Opinion: America has forgotten to value tolerance and openness

Ever since Donald Trump took office, America is no longer a country of open-mindedness and tolerance. There are petty confrontations everywhere. Recent incidents include...

Opinion: Astronomical lawsuit payouts bad for businesses and taxpayers

Jeanette Ortiz, a former manager of a Chipotle Mexican Grill in Fresno, was accused in 2015 of stealing $626 from a safe at the...

Around the Hub: The Night Stalker’s days on Skid Row

A group of Brits working on a true crime documentary visited Los Angeles just after the Fourth of July on what might have been...

L.A. Voice: “Stealing” money from the public with no shame

A county sheriff and a small city councilman made more money than the President of United States. A firefighter earned $100,000 in overtime alone...