Business Feature: Coffee Through COVID

By Bryan Hyun Daily essentials are becoming less available as Covid-19 continues to spread across the nation. From toilet paper shortages, to empty Walmart isles, the American consumer has faced tremendous difficulties throughout the past 11 months. However, amidst the pandemic there has remained a single elixir quenching everyone’s satisfaction: coffee. It’s a Grind Coffee … Continue reading Business Feature: Coffee Through COVID

Business Feature: Dabinscreations

By Hannah Chung Holding a crochet hook and surrounded by big colorful bundles of yarn, Dabin smiles as we start our zoom interview. Dabin, owner of “Dabinscreations,” is a 17-year-old residing in Cerritos who has amassed over 50 sales, and even has a social following on the app tiktok with over 5000 followers. What started … Continue reading Business Feature: Dabinscreations

Business Feature: What’s a phone without its case?

 By Zyra Danielle Urfano The creativity and personality of a certain individual can be expressed in many ways, either in the art they create, the music they listen to, or the clothes they wear.  Certain details within someone’s life can portray the most about who they are and what they may like. One of the … Continue reading Business Feature: What’s a phone without its case?

Business Feature: As Sweet as They Come

By Nicole Gonzales As we enter almost one year in this pandemic, there has been an increase in small businesses and small shops, particularly with at-home bakers looking to share their skills and treats. As Sweet As They Come owner, 17-year-old Megan Martinez, has been way ahead of the game as her business making killer … Continue reading Business Feature: As Sweet as They Come

Business Feature: At Thai Cuisine, Family Style

By Yvonne Guu At Thai Cuisine, a family-run restaurant in Cerritos, serves a myriad of authentic and delicious Thai dishes that is made with only the best ingredients. Although this small business just opened at the beginning of 2020 and faced hardships during the COVID-19 pandemic, its positive Yelp and Google reviews proves that there is … Continue reading Business Feature: At Thai Cuisine, Family Style

Business Feature: Keeping it Sweet During COVID

By Elianna Alcantar Vega Craving chocolate covered strawberries? Or maybe chocolate crinkles cookies? Baking can be overwhelming and extremely difficult. So, why waste time on finding ingredients or finding the perfect recipe when, with one click of a button, you can order heavenly tasty desserts from Sofia.  Seventeen-year-old Sofia Soni began baking as a side hobby. … Continue reading Business Feature: Keeping it Sweet During COVID

Matias Fam Plants: A Backyard Plant Paradise

By Angelina Lee Walking into the Matias family’s backyard leaves you with surprise, quite literally. Coming in pots of all shapes and sizes, vibrant plants line the shelves of their backyard. The family’s shared love for gardening has led to the establishment of Matias Fam Plants, a small business offering affordable plants in adorable pots. … Continue reading Matias Fam Plants: A Backyard Plant Paradise