New Report Calculates Pacific Standard Time's Economic Impact: $280 Million

New Report Calculates Pacific Standard Time's Economic Impact: $280 Million

Thu, 11/01/2012 - 4:00pm

Photo: LAEDC's Economic Impact Report CoverThe J. Paul Getty Trust released figures estimating the overall economic impact in Southern California of Pacific Standard Time to include $280.5 million while it supported 2,490 jobs and generated $19.4 million in state and local taxes.

Some Museums in Los Angeles County to Offer Free Admission Sept 29

Some Museums in Los Angeles County to Offer Free Admission Sept 29

Thu, 09/20/2012 - 3:09pm

Smithsonian Museum Day Live logoSeveral museums in Los Angeles County will offer free admission for two on Saturday, September 29, as part of “Museum Day Live!” sponsored by Smithsonian magazine.

LA Museums to Offer Free Admission to Military Families All Summer

LA Museums to Offer Free Admission to Military Families All Summer

Thu, 05/24/2012 - 10:20am
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Blue Star Museums logoMany Los Angeles-area museums will begin offering free admission throughout the summer to members of the National Guard, the Reserves, military personnel on active duty, and their immediate families.  The program runs Memorial Day (May 28) through Labor Day (September 3).

Museum and Library Services Act of 2010

Museum and Library Services Act of 2010

Tue, 12/14/2010 (All day)

Longfellow-Hastings Octagon House, Heritage Square MuseumA bipartisan bill that would authorize approximately $300 million in federal assistance to museums and libraries has passed both the Senate and the House, and is currently awaiting President Obama's signature.