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A lesson in up-to-date good taste at Gjusta in Venice

To get to Gjusta, you tool past Santa Monica's Main Street boutiques, past Jonathan Borofsky's leering ballerina clown on the corner of Main and Rose, and turn left just after the giant Frank Gehry binoculars that mark Google's Los Angeles offices. You will see the sprawling Gold's Gym...

Main Street Capital Corp. Finishes 2014 on a High Note

Main Street Capital reveals fourth-quarter earnings of $0.59 per share, easily covering its dividends. Here's what shareholders should know now.

How Snow's BBQ Rose From Obscurity to Texas Barbecue Stardom

Turning down Main Street in Lexington, Texas — population 1,177 — a tiny, blink-and-you'll-miss-it sign announces the town's one and only tourist attraction: Snow's BBQ, open Saturdays only. Eater's senior critic Robert Sietsema vividly...Show More Summary

Modern Amoeba: 1947

Jan. 27, 1947. "Kartch's, business on Main Street in Paterson, New Jersey. Interior, to rear." Witness to one of midcentury design's favorite mashups, the trapezoid and the amoeba. Large-format negative by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size.

Get Your Play On In Florida’s Sweet Spot

Experience a different side of Florida - ideally located between Daytona Beach and Orlando with authentic communities that radiate historical, cultural and natural charm. Explore our nationally award-winning main street boasting art galleries, boutiques and acclaimed restaurants. Enjoy endless outdoor activities and discover fascinating wildlife.

Main Street Hub Lands $20M To Bring Social Media Marketing To Small Business

Main Street Hub, a company that helps mom and pop businesses run social media marketing, customer relationship management (CRM) and marketing automation recently announced it has received $20M in debt financing from Silicon Valley Bank. Show More Summary

Lupica on Miracle on Ice: A night for captain and country

He stood there wearing his cowboy hat and this smile that was in danger of running away from him, down Main Street and away.

Main Street Forum Hosts 5 Small Business Leaders. 9 Challenges Of Small Business Success

Last week’s Main Street Forum (NYC) focused on the challenges small business owners face in growing and running their businesses. The resounding themes of the forum were - what is the definition of a small business and how can companies selling small business services make running a small business easier. Show More Summary

Google To Target Kids with YouTube App

Google is prepared to release a version of YouTube designed specifically for kids, according to the Wall Street Journal. The app will stand apart from the main YouTube app and will be free. Sources familiar with Google's plans told the Journal the app will be announced on Monday, when YouTube exec Malik Ducard speaks at the Kidscreen Summit. Show More Summary

Two New Papers Say Big Finance Sectors Hurt Growth and Innovation

In a bit of synchronicity, two new papers confirm the long-held suspicion that Wall Street is sucking the life out of Main Street.

Under more pressure in hilly areas, old water mains prone to breaks

A pipe that burst near Franklin Avenue in the Hollywood Hills early Wednesday submerged cars and stunned residents who went without service for hours as torrents of water flooded streets.

Photos Of Hollywood Water Main Break: Homes Flooded, Cars Submerged

A water main burst in Hollywood early Wednesday morning and caused some gnarly damage as cars were submerged underwater and streets and homes were flooded. [ more › ]

We Hold These Truths to Be Inconvenient

Among the most sacred rights enumerated in the U.S. Constitution is the ownership and control of private property. It's not quite as sacred as our God-given right to cruise Main Street with military-style automatic weapons, of course,...Show More Summary

Could Main Street Go Mobile? One Company Says It’s Not Just for the Big Boys Now

Main Streets needs mobile. It’s something everyone knows — but fewer know how to expedite. But now one local internet advertising company, Chitika Inc., hopes to convince small businesses in the MetroWest region. Working with local business groups, Chitika intends to acquaint business owners with mobile advertising, and show them they can do it “without […]

Wesley Snipes -- FIGHTING ADVICE ... 'Scream Like a Banshee'

Wesley Snipes knows how to fight... he's a VERY accomplished martial artist -- so what's his one main tip if you ever get in a scrap on the street???  SCREAM BLOODY MURDER!!!!  Snipes was leaving Xi'an restaurant in Beverly Hills... when…

Warning: too much finance is bad for the economy

ONE of the biggest political issues in recent years has been that Wall Street has done better than Main Street. That is not just a populist slogan. A new study from the Bank for International Settlements (the central bankers' central bank, as it is dubbed) shows exactly why rapid finance sector growth is bad for the rest of the economy. Show More Summary

Water main break floods Hollywood Hills neighborhood; submerges vehicles

A water main break in the Hollywood Hills is flooding streets and has left several vehicles in an underground parking structure submerged.

Broken water main in Baltimore leaves cars frozen to street in giant blocks of ice

Water main break on Argonne Dr. in North Baltimore. Cars are literally frozen to the side of the road. — Larry Collins (@LarryCFOX45) February 18, 2015 Commuting in the snow sucks. If you woke up in North Baltimore Monday morning it really sucked, it sucked to epic proportions. Show More Summary

A way to align the Fed more closely to Main Street

Many Americans believe Washington and New York have too much power over Fed policy, so why not dilute that power somewhat?

Pipe Down: Mapping All the Water Main Leaks Across Los Angeles

Water gushes onto Sunset Boulevard from the main break near #UCLA— Daily Bruin (@dailybruin) July 29, 2014 Los Angeles's aged water infrastructure, usually hidden under the streets and sidewalks, occasionally hits center stage, like last summer when water mains...

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