Archive: Dean Anderson

Based in Rome, Dean Anderson is an awarding-winning freelance journalist with 23 years of experience as a writer and photographer. Dean is a freelance contributor for a number of publications including the Associated Press. He enjoys spending his free time traveling Europe with his wife and three sons.

P&R Paper Supply awarded for innovation.

REDLANDS, Calif. — Family-owned company, P&R Paper Supply Company has turned trash into treasure with its newest innovation that has received the California Manufacturers & Technology Association (CMTA) 2015 Environmental Excellence Award. P&am ...

Purple Power: Startup brings gas to your car.

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Need gas for your car? Now there’s an app for that, too. Los Angeles startup Purple is now allowing people in ZIP codes ranging from Coronado to Encinitas to use the company’s iPhone or Android app when they’re short ...

World drinks up innovative UCLA clean water project.

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — The world is watching a team of researchers from the California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA which has found a new way to use enzymes to remove pollutants from water that is cost- and energy-efficient, able to remove multiple pol ...

U.S. Navy announces LA will host Fleet Week.

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — The U.S. Navy is coming to town in 2016 during Fleet Week and that means millions in added economic impact for Los Angeles businesses. Mayor Eric Garcetti and Navy officials announced that Los Angeles has been selected as an offi ...

LAX preps for record number of holiday travelers.

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Los Angeles International Airport is bracing for what is expected to be a record Thanksgiving. Mayor Eric Garcetti announced that a record 2.1 million travelers will pass through (LAX) this Thanksgiving, an increase of 6.9 percent ...

Hammer Time! Orchard Supply Hardware expanding.

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Orchard Supply Hardware continues growing in California, opening five new stores to date and remodeling an additional 20 locations throughout California. And three more stores will open by year’s end. The Bay Area based reta ...

California Competes credits slotted for 7,164 new jobs.

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Another round of California Competes Tax Credits in the amount of $43.7 million will help create jobs and expansion in California. Building upon California’s nation leading job creation, the Governor’s Office of Business and Eco ...

Pharmatek expansion planned for San Diego.

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Pharmatek is expanding in San Diego, investing in jobs and purchasing larger machinery to meet demand. The contract development and manufacturing organization supporting the pharmaceutical industry, was recognized by the California ...

Berkeley Lab open for innovation.

BERKELEY, Calif. — A new center for advancing computational science and networking at research institutions and universities across the country is now open at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, with hopes of helping researchers worldwide. Named Wang ...