Labor Day means thanking a special worker for all he or she does (after all, that barbecue didn't make it itself.
It also means get-togethers with lots of hot dogs, beer and treats for the pets.
We updated our popular Made in America July 4 shopping list for the long Labor Day weekend.
Speaking of thanking workers: Thanks to members and staff at Union Plus, the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers (BCTGM), the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor's LA Labor 411's website and the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) for your great work in creating union-made, American-made products and services (many of which are featured inside).
Here are some highlights: