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Think Tank: Stadium Task Force Makes Strong Case

A mayoral task force’s recently announced plan to finance a new $1.1 billion San Diego Chargers stadium makes a compelling case for the Mission Valley site, but raises questions regarding long-term maintenance costs, according to an analysis by National University System Institute for Policy Research.

District Launches the Park Hillcrest Lunch Loop

The Uptown Community Parking District has partnered with the UC San Diego Health System and the Hillcrest Business Association to pilot a project that aims to shift the demand for parking spaces during weekday lunch hours.

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Advisory Group Presents Options for $1.1 Billion Chargers Stadium

The mayor’s Citizens’ Stadium Advisory Group has outlined a multi-point plan to finance the expected cost of a new $1.1 billion San Diego Chargers stadium, which task force leaders said would involve no new tax dollars.

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Boutique Movie Theater Opening in San Diego

CINEMA: 12-Screen Theater to Feature Creative Concessions

Angelika Film Center & Café, a boutique-oriented affiliate of Los Angeles-based movie theater operator Reading International Inc., plans to open its first West Coast location at Carmel Mountain Plaza in San Diego.

Business Calendar for Week of May 18, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of May 18, 2015, and beyond.

Voss Named President of Manchester Subsidiary

TOURISM: Navy Broadway Complex to Be Part of His Focus

Tom Voss has been named as president of Manchester Hospitality Group, a subsidiary of San Diego-based Manchester Financial Group.

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BizAir Lands Spot at McClellan-Palomar

TRAVEL: Airport Aims For 20-Year Master Plan

McClellan-Palomar Airport in Carlsbad recently saw the permanent departure of United Express, but is now awaiting the June arrival of a relatively new carrier known as BizAir Shuttle, which plans to provide regional charter service to Los Angeles.

Business Events Calendar for Week of May 11, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of May 11, 2015, and beyond.

Pacific Records to Craft Anthem for San Diego Gulls

The San Diego Gulls, the minor league hockey team affiliated with the Anaheim Ducks, is one step closer to its fall debut as local label Pacific Records on Wednesday said it would create the team’s official anthem.

Voss Named President of Manchester Hospitality Group

Tom Voss has been named as president of Manchester Hospitality Group, a subsidiary of San Diego-based Manchester Financial Group.

Schubach Aviation to Sponsor San Diego Aviators

Private air charter Schubach Aviation is the newest sponsor of the San Diego Aviators, the city’s professional, coed tennis team, the Carlsbad-based company said Tuesday.

Internet Poker Bill Approved By Assembly Committee Hands Down

A bill that would legalize Internet poker in California passed a state Assembly committee by a 20-0 vote April 27.

New Visitors Center Puts Out the Welcome Mat

TOURISM: Facility Will Be Operated By Tour Company

A new waterfront San Diego Visitor Information Center, being operated by locally based Old Town Trolley Tours, recently held its grand opening. The center is at 996 N. Harbor Drive in downtown San Diego.

Business Calendar for Week of May 4, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of May 4, 2015, and beyond.

Rincon Band Will Pay $9.5 Million for Road Improvements

The Rincon Band of Luiseño Indians said in early April that it will pay local government $9.5 million for road improvements. The move follows completion of the $160 million expansion of Harrah’s Resort Southern California, on the Rincon reservation near Valley Center, in 2014.