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S.D. Entrepreneur to Pitch at WeWork’s Creator Awards

A San Diego entrepreneur is among 30 finalists invited to compete for $1.5 million in funding as part of co-working giant WeWork’s Creator Awards program. The initiative aims to award more than $20 million to those doing creative work across the globe.

Court Allows Improvements to Continue at Belmont Park

A recent court ruling will allow improvements to continue at San Diego’s Belmont Park.

Business Calendar for Week of November 13, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of November 13, 2017, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of November 6, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of November 6, 2017, and beyond.

Teams Seal First Victory With the Right Names

SPORTS: Connecting Team, Public and Place Is Goal

A rose by any other name would, of course, still smell as sweet.

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Soccer Team Gives Naming a Shot; For Hockey, It’s Gotta Be Gulls

SPORT: Sales Soar for Gulls as Connection To Past Pays Off

Like the Seals, another professional sports organization that is new to the San Diego region has recently undergone a similar naming process.

The Business Calendar for the Week of October 30, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of October 30, 2017, and beyond.

San Diego’s Kimpton Hotel Palomar Gets New Restaurant

A new restaurant, Curadero, has opened in downtown San Diego’s Kimpton Hotel Palomar as part of a renovation project.

New San Diego Lacrosse Team Selects Sea Mammal Mascot

The San Diego Seals, the city's new National Lacrosse League team, plans to make its debut roughly a year from now.

Bluewater Grill Opens In Carlsbad

Bluewater Grill has opened a Carlsbad restaurant in a redesigned and expanded space.

S.D. Approves $160 Million Legacy International Center

The proposed $160 million Legacy International Center in Mission Valley has been approved by the San Diego City Council.

Stability for Cruise Biz Part of Port Energy Plan

TRAVEL: A Big Energy Rate Hike Could Sink Sector Growth

The Port of San Diego and SDG&E embarked on a proposed energy management plan that looks to shield cruise ships from a potential five-fold increase in power costs, among other big goals.

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Casinos’ Upgrades Aim For Winning Reputations

GAMING: Expansions, Amenities Create a Buzz

Tribal businesses in the region are investing more than $1 billion in new facilities and upgrades to their casinos, all in an attempt to get more of the gambling enthusiast’s dollar.

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The Business Calendar for the Week of October 23, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of October 23, 2017, and beyond.

Valley View Casino Announces $50 Million Expansion Plans

Valley View Casino & Hotel northeast of Escondido announced plans to expand, on Oct. 17.

Schubach Aviation Is Assisting People in Evacuating From Puerto Rico

A small part of the relief effort for hurricane-damaged Puerto Rico is being coordinated in Southern California, on the second floor of a hangar building at McClellan-Palomar Airport in Carlsbad.

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