Tag: local businesses

Business meets the moment with proper lighting

GloForIt, a student-run business created by 13 students in University of La Verne’s Integrated Business Program, offers LED portable ring light clips for students to have access to good lighting at any time during their virtual meetings.

Mi Cocina Mexican Grill brings home-style food to D Street

Mi Cocina Mexican Grill is the latest addition to D Street’s offering of restaurants. Its traditional Mexican cuisine got a welcome reception on its first day in business, Easter Sunday, its owners said. The restaurant offers a variety of favorites, such as asada fries, taquitos and molletes. Prices range from $6 to $15.

Delivery and healthy options keep local café strong through the pandemic

The Spot Café in Claremont has expanded on its popular healthy smoothies, juices and bowls –  and free delivery service – to keep business strong during the pandemic.

La Verne resident to take online baking business live

Heritage Baking, a pastry shop owned by La Verne native Annie Fisher, is scheduled to open by the end of October in Old Town La Verne.  

New Wienery offers variety of pedigree dogs

Downtown La Verne’s outdoor-only restaurant dining, required because of Covid-19, didn’t stop a new shop from opening this summer. D Street Wienery – that’s “wienery,” not winery – hopes to make a lasting impression as the go-to place for  “traditional Americano” hot dogs in La Verne.

Students get creative with new online start-ups

In these unprecedented times, students at the University of La Verne have taken matters into their own hands and started businesses to support themselves and pursue their passion projects.

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