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Business Calendar for Week of April 14, 2014

Some of the business events happening in the county for the week of April 14, 2014.

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California Legislative Panel Tables Bill Banning Orca Shows

A state legislative committee has tabled a bill that would have banned the use of performing orcas at SeaWorld San Diego.

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Airport Green Build Project Earns LEED Platinum Status

The newly expanded terminal and related upgrades at San Diego International Airport, completed last year in the $907 million Green Build project, have received Platinum certification in the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program.

The Business Calendar for the Week of April 7, 2014

Some of the business events around San Diego County scheduled for the week of April 7, 2014.

Board Votes to Postpone Planned Opera Closure

ARTS: Additional $10M Needed for 2015 Season Productions, CEO Says

Apparently the fat lady hasn’t sung yet. The San Diego Opera Association, the nonprofit that has been producing first-class operas for nearly a half century, voted to postpone an earlier decision to shut down the organization because of financial constraints.

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Cohn’s Main Course Seems to Be Expansion

DINING: Group Hits the Spot With Multiple Locations, Menus

San Diego’s growing reputation as a foodie paradise is also helping to feed the expansion appetites of locally based Cohn Restaurant Group.

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Prima Ushers In a Home Cinema First

Entertainment: System Securely Delivers Debuting Films

The first company to deliver movies to home theaters in a high-quality format on the same night they premiere in neighborhood multiplexes isn’t in Los Angeles; it’s in Carlsbad.

Business Calendar for Week of April 7, 2014

Some of the business events happening around the county for the week of April 7, 2014.

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Harrah’s Resort Southern California to Open New Hotel April 4

Harrah’s Resort Southern California said it will formally open its new, 21-story hotel tower on Friday, April 4.

Opera's Death Scene Takes a Turn as Board Votes to Postpone Closure

Apparently the fat lady hasn’t sung yet.

Scaled-Down Balboa Park Centennial Celebration Begins to Take Shape

Expect a scaled down but community-oriented celebration of Balboa Park’s centennial, starting on the December Nights event and finishing on that same weekend in 2015, announced Mayor Kevin Faulconer and City Council President Todd Gloria.

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Transit District Is Offering Coaster Service to Padres Games

North County Transit District will be offering its annual Coaster train services geared to those attending San Diego Padres home games during the 2014 season, starting March 30.

The Business Calendar for the Week of March 31, 2014

Some of the business events in the county for the week of March 31, 2014.

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Transit District Offering Coaster Service to Padres Games

North County Transit District will be offering its annual Coaster train services geared to those attending San Diego Padres home games during the 2014 season, starting March 30.

Business Calendar for Week of March 31, 2014.

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of March 31, 2014.