Lake County News,California – Governor announces the largest small business relief program in the nation

On Thursday, Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled another component of his $100 billion California Comeback Plan: making historic investments in small business relief.

Gov. Newsom’s Plan expands the state’s COVID-19 Small Business Relief Grant program to a total of $4 billion, representing the largest such program in the entire country.

That’s in addition to Gov. Newsom’s $6.2 billion tax cut for those businesses hit hardest by the pandemic, the largest state tax cut of its kind in history.

“Our small businesses have faced unprecedented challenges over the past year, and we’re stepping up to meet the moment – making historic investments

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Worker Health And Fitness Month

As health care prices improve, shoppers notice it is extra economical to speculate their money and time in reaching good health rather than paying for the therapy of the circumstances attributed to unhealthy habits. Franchises on this industry meet consumers’ demands to keep up wellness. Within that broad objective, health and fitness franchises offer a wide range of providers that help individuals achieve properly-being each in and out. Island Health & Fitness is a full scale privately owned health club and fitness middle in Simi Valley. Our facility is fully outfitted with a large cardio part, weight training section, and … Read More

Foley Weekly Automotive Report – May 2021 – 2 | Foley & Lardner LLP

This report helps automotive suppliers inform their legal and operational decisions to help address challenges and opportunities.

Key Developments

  • LMC Automotive increased its 2021 U.S. light vehicle sales forecast to 17 million units following April sales results, which reached a SAAR of over 18 million units.
  • New-vehicle inventories fell to 1.9 million units industrywide in April, down from 2.4 million units in March – this represents a 33 days’ supply, compared to 88 days one year ago.
  • U.S. fleet sales were down by 16% for January – April compared to the same period last year, and 31% lower from
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how Australia’s car designers led the world

Phillip Zmood, Statesman grille, 1968; digital print of ink, paint, pencil, paper.
Credit:RMIT Design Archives Collection

“People could tailor the car to their own liking in colour, features and materials,” says Zmood. “No two cars would be the same, they’d say. It was something you could never have done before – and you can’t do now.“

If Dream Factory puts design in the spotlight, so too is the former Holden site, which closed last year. Zmood suggests that one floor of the former tech centre could become an automotive vehicle museum and Edquist hopes to see the building preserved,

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Report to Congress on Marine Corps’ Advanced Reconnaissance Vehicle Program




The following is the May 13, 2021, Congressional Research Service In Focus report, Marine Corps Advanced Reconnaissance Vehicle (ARV)

From the report

ARV Desired Operational Capabilities According to a Marine Corps May 2019 briefing to industry, some of the ARV’s desired operational capabilities include  an automatic medium-caliber cannon capable of delivering anti-personnel, anti-materiel, and anti-armor munitions on the move (such as the Army’s XM813 30 mm weapon system);  anti-armor capability to defeat close-in heavy armor threats;

  • precision-guided munitions (PGMs) to defeat threats beyond the engagement range of threat systems;
  • unmanned systems swarm capability to
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Streets Week!: Mayor de Blasio Announces Major New Plan to Manage Trucks and Freight

May 13, 2021

As truck deliveries skyrocket from increased online shopping, “Delivering New York” presents plans to tackle traffic safety, congestion, pollution, and damage to aging infrastructure

NEW YORK—Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York City Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) Commissioner Hank Gutman today released Delivering New York: A Smart Truck Management Plan, a new freight management plan to improve New York City’s freight management and truck safety. The announcement continues Streets Week!, a suite of transportation, traffic safety, and open space policy announcements to double down on the transformative Vision Zero initiative.

Among major initiatives, new

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