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The owners of Coronado Brewing Co. recently signed a 25-year lease for a building in Imperial Beach, co-founder Ron Chapman said.
About 100 elected officials from around San Diego took part in the official groundbreaking ceremony for Lindbergh Field’s Rental Car Center.
The sixth annual Innovation Night at La Jolla Playhouse, presented by Qualcomm, kicks off Nov. 20 at 5:30 p.m.
Kansas-based Title Boxing Club, a franchised national chain of fitness centers, is opening its second California location, in Carlsbad.
Tin Roof, a Nashville-based chain of restaurants and music clubs, plans to open its first local location in downtown San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter.
Australian retailer Lorna Jane, which sells women’s activewear, will have its formal grand opening Oct. 26 at Westfield UTC mall in San Diego.
SPORTS: Chargers Look at Options, Hold Discussions
The San Diego Chargers are mulling their next options for developing a new football stadium, including variations on prior ideas for projects in Mission Valley and East Village, after the California Coastal Commission’s approval of a convention center expansion that doesn’t incorporate a stadium and that the team opposed.
As the number of venture capital firms continues to decrease, some local entrepreneurs are in a quandary about where to find much needed cash.
TRAVEL: Membership Service Looks to Land Corporate Travelers
Operators of Set Jet believe they’ve created a model for corporate air travel that will appeal to San Diegans who are put off by crowded and time-consuming commercial flights and the prohibitive costs — for many — of private aviation, such as chartered flights or aircraft ownership.
SPORTS: Ron Fowler Has Served San Diego In Numerous Roles
Business leaders and sports figures gathered at the Town & Country Resort Hotel recently to honor San Diego Padres Executive Chairman Ron Fowler as sportsman of the year.
San Diego-based Cohn Restaurant Group has opened a new restaurant in La Mesa, called BO-beau kitchen + garden, which is the company’s 16th local full-service restaurant.
Landmark Aviation of Houston is breaking ground on a new $39 million fixed base operation (FBO) facility for general-aviation aircraft at San Diego International Airport, expected to open by late 2014.
Aquatica SeaWorld’s Waterpark in Chula Vista will open a new 375-foot slide attraction called Taumata Racer, set to debut on Memorial Day weekend of 2014.
San Diego-based Burger Lounge has leased a space at the Palomar Place retail center in Carlsbad, for what would be the company’s 12th restaurant.
TOURISM: Region’s Craft Beers Can Be Even Bigger Tourism Draw
Former brewer Jon McDermott is in a position to tell — as well or better than anyone — how important craft brewing is becoming to tourism in the San Diego area. McDermott, a former brewer, now shares his love for craft beer with the thousands of people annually who take his company’s bus tours of San Diego County breweries and tasting rooms