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Boutique Gyms Ready to Compete for Bigger Market Share

FITNESS: Personal Service, Community Feel Attract MembershipSharon Camarillo, a Scripps Ranch resident, has typically worked out in the comfort of her home or sometimes at her local community club.

Kimberly Deverell Appointed to National Association of Music Merchant’s Board of Directors

In her new post, Deverell will serve a three-year term and provide guidance for the advancement of the music products industry.

Broken Yolk Owner Built Up a Breakfast Chain Empire

DINING: Restaurant Has 31 Locations; Owner Takes Active Role in Franchising

For John Gelastopoulos, faking it till he made it was key to the initial success of his restaurant, Broken Yolk Cafe.

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Port of San Diego Welcomes Two Inaugural Cruise Calls

As California’s third-busiest cruise port, the Port of San Diego is anticipating approximately 92 cruise calls and nearly 300,000 passengers in fiscal year 2019-2020.

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California Pacific Airlines Ceases Operations

In December, the airline suspended all January flights out of McClellan-Palomar Airport due to the nationwide pilot shortage.

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No Home Team Means No Visitors and Less Money Spent

TOURISM: Opposing Teams’ Fans Ate, Drank and Stayed at S.D. Establishments

On Sept. 8, 2017, just days before the Los Angeles Chargers opened their season at their new digs in that city, Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery in Mission Valley closed its doors.

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Urban Winery Finds Right Stomping Grounds

WINE: Key Locations, Hours, and Pricing All Cater to Customers

Adam Carruth, owner and winemaker of Solana Beach-headquartered Carruth Cellars, isn’t afraid to go against the grain.

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Executive Q&A: Brian Malarkey of Puffer Malarkey Collective

Chef Brian Malarkey doesn’t shy away from the spotlight.

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Visitors Find Sights, Sounds and Tastes Steal the Show at Venues

Although two of San Diego’s newest and hottest entertainment venues have the word “Box” in their names, they are not connected. They are collectively, though, bringing the crowds out in downtown.

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National Grocers Association to Bring NGA Show to San Diego

The annual trade show and conference, in its 31st year, will be held at the San Diego Convention Center from Feb. 24-27.

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Port of San Diego Seeks Proposal for Economy Motel

According to the Port of San Diego website, the lower cost overnight accommodations will be located near downtown San Diego and the San Diego International Airport and will provide affordable coastal access.

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AtYourGate Tests Its Wings At Other Major Airports

A year after officially kicking off at San Diego International Airport, the locally based in-airport food delivery service, AtYourGate, continues to expand.

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Co. Must Fix Airplanes And Mistakes to Survive

TRAVEL: Competitive Market, Pilot Shortage Add to Woes

In its long story yet thus far stunted trajectory, California Pacific Airlines, the commercial service carrier owned by 97-year-old entrepreneur Ted Vallas, has had nothing short of a bumpy ride.

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Consistency Cements Customer Retention

DINING: Restaurant Group Knows Each Visit Counts

For co-owner and Executive Chef Brad Wise and his Trust Restaurant Group, things have been moving rather fast.

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Ballast Point Opens Brewpub in Anaheim's Downtown Disney District

According to a press release, the brewpub, which offers more than fifty styles of beer, marks the first time a brewery has opened at Downtown Disney District.

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