Photos: Chris Meloni lists Ozzie and Harriet’s ‘haunted’ California mansion

By James McClain | Variety After just over five years of ownership, versatile TV and film actor Christopher Meloni (“Oz,” “Law & Order: SVU,” “The Handmaid’s Tale,” “Wet Hot American Summer,” “Happy!”) and his longtime wife Sherman Williams have punted their historic Hollywood Hills home back onto the open market, where it’s landed with a nearly $6.5 million thud. […]

How one East Bay business shifted gears to avoid shutting down during the coronavirus pandemic

DANVILLE, CA – APRIL 23: Choicelunch CEO Justin Gagnon is photographed outside their facility in Danville, Calif., on Friday, May 1, 2020. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group)  In mid-March, Justin Gagnon was faced with the very real prospect that the coronavirus pandemic — and the shelter-in-place orders California issued in response — would cripple […]

Newsom welcomes ‘new partners’ in coronavirus supply deals: federal investigators

By Laurel Rosenhall, CalMatters At least California didn’t lose its half-billion dollars. That was the quasi-upbeat message Gov. Gavin Newsom delivered Wednesday over the mounting scandal surrounding a politically-connected medical supply company now reported to be under federal investigation. On Tuesday, CalMatters reported that California in March wired $456.9 million to Blue Flame Medical LLC — a company that […]