Boeing Company Slashes 900 Jobs in Long Beach

The Boeing Company announced January 20 that due to a decline in orders for its C-17 cargo planes, it will cut 900 jobs from its 3,700-employee facility in Long Beach, and may close its plant completely unless it receives additional orders from the federal government or foreign governments.

Irvine Chamber of Commerce Reaching Out to “Micro Entrepreneurs”

The Irvine Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a new online community for entrepreneurs and small businesses. The “Micropreneur Community” provides small-scale entrepreneurs the opportunity to share ideas, seek solutions to problems, and network with other entrepreneurs and professionals from many disciplines.

Trendspotter Says Orange County Housewives Frigid This Year

Leading Trendspotter Marian Salzman Debuts Her ‘Hot/Not’ List for 2011