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Thursday, Jul 2, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT

MTS Gets $31.9M for New Station, Trolleys

MTS Gets $31.9M for New Station, Trolleys

The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) has been awarded $31.9 million in grants.

Wednesday, Jul 1, 2015 at 08:20 AM PDT

El Cajon Land Purchased for $6.43M

El Cajon Land Purchased for $6.43M

Housing developer KB Home of Los Angeles has acquired a 5.47-acre land parcel in El Cajon for $6.43 million, according to commercial brokerage company Colliers International.

Tuesday, Jun 30, 2015 at 08:53 AM PDT

Study: Acceptance of Working Moms Continues to Grow

Study: Acceptance of Working Moms Continues to Grow

Teen and adult acceptance of working mothers has risen to an all-time high, about double what it was in the late 1970s, researchers at San Diego State University and the University of California, San Diego said...

Monday, Jun 29, 2015 at 10:03 AM PDT

Phil's BBQ Tailgates for Charity

Phil's BBQ Tailgates for Charity

Operation Bigs got a big shot in the arm, courtesy of Phil's BBQ's 7th annual Tailgate Party before the Padres game.

Friday, Jun 26, 2015 at 08:50 AM PDT

4th Phase of New Luxury Apartments Underway

4th Phase of New Luxury Apartments Underway

San Diego developer Sunroad Enterprises has begun construction on the fourth phase of Ariva, with 302 new apartments planned at its luxury development in Kearny Mesa.

Thursday, Jun 25, 2015 at 07:47 AM PDT

New Project Proposed for East Village

New Project Proposed for East Village

Cisterra Development of San Diego has proposed an East Village mixed-use project that would include 205 residential units and a 160-room, five-star Ritz Carlton hotel, according to Civic San Diego.

Tuesday, Jun 23, 2015 at 08:21 AM PDT

UCSD Extension Partners With Sycuan, Viejas

UCSD Extension Partners With Sycuan, Viejas

The University of California, San Diego Extension announced a partnership with both the Sycuan Education Department and the Viejas Tribal Education Center to provide college preparatory programs as part of...

Friday, Jun 19, 2015 at 09:10 AM PDT

Eyewear Retailer Plans 8 New Local Stores

Eyewear Retailer Plans 8 New Local Stores

Georgia-based prescription eyewear retailer Eyeglass World has opened a new store at the North County Square commercial center in Vista, the first of eight planned for San Diego County by June 2016.

Thursday, Jun 18, 2015 at 11:37 AM PDT

Stunt Plane Adventure Attraction Lands in SD

Stunt Plane Adventure Attraction Lands in SD

Nevada-based Sky Combat Ace plans a July 1 opening for the second location of its adventure attraction that lets customers ride high-performance stunt planes, set to debut at Gillespie Field in El Cajon.

Tuesday, Jun 16, 2015 at 08:35 AM PDT

Mixed-Used Project Proposed in Mira Mesa

Mixed-Used Project Proposed in Mira Mesa

San Diego’s Mira Mesa community planning group is reviewing revised plans submitted by developers for Stone Creek, a proposed 293-acre mixed-use project that includes approximately 4,500 apartments and condos.

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