Stories by Daniel B. Wood

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Posted on: Apr 26, 2009, Source: Christian Science Monitor

Not every state has been burned by the housing bust. And having oil and gas revenues doesn't hurt either.

Posted on: Oct 24, 2007, Source: Christian Science Monitor

Housing bust and falling sales-tax revenues remind some officials of the period before 2001 recession.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2007, Source: Christian Science Monitor

Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles opened its fourth location last week, providing jobs and training to former gangsters.

Posted on: Sep 21, 2007, Source: Christian Science Monitor

A bill is on the governor's desk, and 4 of 5 state residents back it. But restaurant chains say mandatory measures are lawsuits waiting to happen.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2007, Source: Christian Science Monitor

Condos and apartments are the new no-smoking frontier. Seniors are leading the way in the new battle to ban smoking from communal environments.

Posted on: May 19, 2005, Source: Christian Science Monitor

The high-profile election of charismatic Antonio Villaraigosa as mayor of Los Angeles builds on Hispanic gains in government over the past 25 years.