SpaceX Launches Commercial Satellites

2 March 2015, 8:03 am

A Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Space Launch Complex 40 in Florida on Sunday (March 1) to put two commercial communications satellites into orbit. It was the 16th launch for SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket and the first dual launch to geosynchro... Read More »

Michael Stars and Gorjana Co-Branded $3,000 Spring Shopping Spree

26 February 2015, 4:45 am

HAWTHORNE, CA / ACCESSWIRE / February 26, 2015 / Michael Stars, Inc. announced they are co-hosting a $3,000 Spring Shopping Spree with Laguna Beach-based jewelry line Gorjana. The retailers will hold the ...... Read More »

SpaceX Wins Two Satellite Launches From SES

25 February 2015, 5:50 am

Hawthorne, California-based SpaceX, the Los Angeles area rocket and spacecraft company, has scored two new launch agreements, this time with Luxembourg-based SES. SES said this morning that it has signed a deal for SpaceX to launch two satellites--SES-14 and SES-16/GovSat--‌into orbit in 2017. Fin... Read More »

Charleston Police build community over coffee, conversation

17 February 2015, 5:59 am

Most people meet a cop in a moment of crisis or irritation, hardly the best opportunity to get to know each other better. But in Charleston, all it took was an invitation for a cup of coffee.... Read More »

Tesla Motors Inc Stock Dives After Weak Sales Announcement; Tesla Is Becoming ‘More Like Other Automakers’

12 February 2015, 7:18 am

Tesla Motors Inc. ( NASDAQ:TSLA ) shares took a dive Thursday after the electric carmaker reported lower-than-expected revenue and earnings .... Read More »

SoCal-Based SpaceX Launches First-Ever Deep Space Mission For Private Company

11 February 2015, 5:19 pm

After a pair of delays, SpaceX, the space transport company based in Hawthorne, California, successfully launched their Falcon 9 rocket Wednesday, propelling the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) deeper into space than the company had ever ventured before.... Read More »

Tesla Motors Inc. Fourth-Quarter Earnings: Tesla Misses, By A Lot; It Sold 1,400 Fewer Model S Cars Than Promised

11 February 2015, 4:14 pm

Tesla Motors Inc. said Wednesday it sold 9,834 Model S electric cars in the fourth quarter of last year, lower than the number it needed to hit its target of 33,000 units for 2014. Instead the Fremont, California, automaker delivered 31,655 cars last year, up from 22,477 in 2013 but lower than Tesla... Read More »

Unmanned spaceship splashes down near Southern California

10 February 2015, 5:50 pm

LOS ANGELES — An unmanned Dragon spaceship splashed back to Earth on Tuesday after a successful supply run to the International Space Station but its owners were forced to scrub the launch of an important weather satellite on the other side of the continent. The Dragon parachuted into the Pacific ... Read More »

Occidental College Unveils ‘The Third Los Angeles’ – a Series of Public Conversations Directed by L.A. Times ...

5 February 2015, 6:44 am

An exploration of the city's future in collaboration with KPCC, Southern California Public Radio; featuring insights from cultural critics, policymakers, historians, architects and activists (PRWeb February 05, 2015) Read the full story at Read More »

Canyon Catalyst Fund and Paragon Commercial Group Acquire Hawthorne Plaza in Hawthorne, California

3 February 2015, 8:14 am

Canyon Capital Realty Advisors’ emerging manager platform, the Canyon Catalyst Fund has closed on its eleventh investment since inception; Hawthorne Plaza was acquired in partnership with Paragon Commercial Group .... Read More »