Local Restaurants To Donate A “Dollar-A-Dish” To Feed Local Children Living In Poverty

SAN DIEGO–Throughout the month of May, San Diego County restaurants are joining together to support the annual “Dollar-A-Dish” campaign benefiting the San Diego Food Bank’s Food 4 Kids Backpack Program. Participating restaurants select one best-selling, signature dish and donate $1 to the program every time that dish is sold. The Food 4 Kids Backpack Program […]

Chef James Montejano Joins Cardiff Seaside Market As Executive Chef

SAN DIEGO–Having elevated La Valencia Hotel to a regional food destination the past two years, “People’s Chef” James Montejano will lead the rebranding and expansion of Cardiff Seaside Market when he joins the company as Executive Chef this May. Montejano will reimagine the market’s ready-made food section for health-conscious eaters, adding plant-based, paleo and gluten-free […]

North County Transit District Receives TSA’s “Gold Standard” For Security

OCEANSIDE–The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) presented the North County Transit District (NCTD) with the “Gold Standard” award yesterday at the transit agency’s Board Meeting. Mark Packard, NCTD’s Board Chair, accepted the award on behalf of the organization. “Receiving this award is an honor, and only made possible by a lot of teamwork,” said Jaime Becerra, NCTD’s […]

Jack In The Box Foundation Donates $375,000 To Big Brothers Big Sisters

SAN DIEGO–(Business Wire)–The Jack in the Box Foundation today announced a $375,000 donation to Big Brothers Big Sisters, which will allocate a large portion of the funds to provide mentors to children from military families, including children of the deployed, children of the fallen and children of the wounded and disabled. Monies for the donation […]

Union Bank, San Diego Chargers Donate $15,000 To Casa De Amparo With Game Changers Program

SAN DIEGO–As part of its ongoing commitment to responsible banking and its continuous support of the San Diego community, Union Bank partnered with the San Diego Chargers for its annual fundraising program called Game Changers, which raised more than $15,000 for Casa de Amparo over the course of the Chargers’ 2015-2016 Season. The Game Changers […]

Guardian Empowers Boys and Girls Clubs of Santee to Become East County’s First Green Energy Club

SAN DIEGO–Empowered Energy Solutions announced the launch of its revolutionary product, Guardian, a sophisticated energy monitoring and control system. When combined with Empowered Energy’s holistic energy analysis methodology, Guardian is able to confidently guarantee financial outcomes for commercial clients. The launch comes on the heels of Empowered Energy’s first Guardian implementation at the Boys and […]

NTC Foundation Announces New District Name Focusing On The Arts

SAN DIEGO–The NTC Foundation (NTCF) said Tuesday that “NTC at Liberty Station” will now be called “Arts District Liberty Station” with a new logo and branding. “This name change reaffirms our commitment to establish the vibrancy and value of the arts to the entire Liberty Station neighborhood and San Diego,” explained NTCF Executive Director Alan […]

Oceanside Receives Award From CA Parks And Recreation Society

OCEANSIDE–The Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division’s “Oceanside Valentine’s Week Event” received an award from the California Parks and Recreation Society (District 12) for newest most innovative program this past year. Oceanside Valentine’s Week was the brain-child of Jim Curl from Event Media. Many organizations in Oceanside joined together to provide ten days of Valentine’s Day […]

Thomas Jefferson School Of Law Chief Financial Officer Named CFO Of The Year

SAN DIEGO–(BusinessWire)–Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Nancy Vu was awarded the distinction of CFO of the Year in the education category at the San Diego Business Journal’s 10 annual CFO of the Year Networking and Awards Program. This year’s networking and awards program was held at Paradise Point Resort […]

Women’s History Month Luncheon Honors Visionary Leaders

SAN DIEGO–The Multi-Cultural Convention Services Network will present March 17 its inaugural Women’s History Month Luncheon by celebrating visionary women Leading the Way in Hospitality and Tourism. The event, held at the Lafayette Hotel in North Park, features six visionary women who will inspire, motivate and promote leadership excellence to an anticipated 300 influential business owners, senior […]