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May 8, 2019

Del Mar Taps Gotcha for North County Bike-Share Program

Del Mar Taps Gotcha for North County Bike-Share Program

Residents in the North County are one step closer to having their own fleet of ride-share bicycles after the city of Del Mar secured a company to conduct a pilot program that could open up transportation options...

May 8, 2019

'Things Change' SANDAG Director Says of Project Shift

'Things Change' SANDAG Director Says of Project Shift

SANDAG's Executive Director responded Tuesday to critics who claim the agency is not fulfilling promises by shifting priorities to new transportation projects.

May 1, 2019

County Supervisors Reject SANDAG '5 Big Moves' Plan

County Supervisors Reject SANDAG '5 Big Moves' Plan

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to recommend opposing any modifications to the current plan for transportation in the region, effectively rejecting a proposal to link Imperial Beach with...

Apr 3, 2019

Port Chairman Wants Coronado Ferry Landing Transformation

Port Chairman Wants Coronado Ferry Landing Transformation

The Port of San Diego's new chairman sees a "Renaissance on the Bay" and wants the Coronado Ferry Landing to be a part of it, though some residents are apprehensive.  Port Chairman Garry Bonelli, who...

Jan 2, 2019

Minimum Wage Increase Forcing Business Owners to Change Strategies

Minimum Wage Increase Forcing Business Owners to Change Strategies

While the minimum wage increase implemented Jan. 1 is certainly good news for workers, it’s forcing San Diego business owners to consider new strategies and models to offset costs.

Dec 20, 2018

German Court Rules in Qualcomm's Favor in Apple Patent Spat

German Court Rules in Qualcomm's Favor in Apple Patent Spat

A regional court in Munich ruled that Apple and its subsidiaries had breached a European patent held by San Diego-based Qualcomm, which has pursued similar cases elsewhere around the world.

Dec 3, 2018

Border Closure Affecting Tourism to Tijuana, Baja California

Border Closure Affecting Tourism to Tijuana, Baja California

Uncertainty over closures at the U.S.-Mexico Border south of San Diego has taken its toll on tourism to the southern side as Customs and Border Protection reinforces security procedures due to a group of...

Dec 1, 2018

Callaway Golf Strengthens Foothold in Activewear with Jack Wolfskin Acquisition

Callaway Golf Strengthens Foothold in Activewear with Jack Wolfskin Acquisition

Carlsbad-based Callaway Golf Company expanded its footprint into the activewear market with the $476 million acquisition of Jack Wolfskin in a deal announced Friday.

Nov 26, 2018

Sunday Border Closure Costs San Ysidro Businesses $5.3 Million

Sunday Border Closure Costs San Ysidro Businesses $5.3 Million

Sunday’s five-hour border closure turned out to have a significant impact on South Bay businesses.

Nov 26, 2018

Border Chaos Means Lost Business at Nearby Shopping Mall

Border Chaos Means Lost Business at Nearby Shopping Mall

A chaotic scene at the U.S.-Mexico border on Sunday completely shut down a popular San Ysidro mall on what was expected to be a busy holiday shopping weekend.

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