Amazon To Acquire ComiXology

SEATTLE–Amazon.com today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire comiXology, the company that revolutionized the digital comics reading experience with their immersive Guided View technology and makes discovering, buying, and reading comic books and graphic novels easier and more fun than ever before. “ComiXology’s mission is to spread the love of comics and […]

Hard Rock Cafe Give Patrons Free Meal For A Song

SAN DIEGO–This year, on Tax Day, Hard Rock Cafe is cutting Americans a break by asking them to lay down their wallets and pick up the mic! On Tuesday, April 15, Hard Rock Cafe San Diego opens up its stage to give fans a chance to “Sing for Your Supper.” On Tax Day, guests will […]

Wells Fargo Awards UrbanLIFTSM Community Grant Program To National Community Renaissance

OCEANSIDE–Wells Fargo today announced that National Community Renaissance (National CORE) has been awarded $294,645 as part of the UrbanLIFT Community Grant Program.  National CORE is among 59 nonprofits awarded grants that will help strengthen neighborhoods in 25 metropolitan statistical areas with diverse populations that were impacted by foreclosures, including San Diego.   National Community Renaissance will use […]

Viejas Casino And Resort Opens New Bingo Hall At Viejas Outlets

The new Viejas Bingo Hall opened April 4, 2014 at Viejas Outlets, directly across the street from Viejas Casino east of San Diego. Photo: Business Wire

SAN DIEGO–(Business Wire)–What is believed to be California’s first-ever bingo hall to be located in a shopping center opened today at Viejas Outlets east of San Diego. The new Viejas Bingo opened with a ribbon cutting and sneak peak at the new facilities for invited guests, which will officially open to the general public at […]

More Than 500 Pacific Beach Businesses Ready For San Diego’s Second CicloSDias

SAN DIEGO–For the second time, CicloSDias rolls through San Diego streets, this year set for March 30. The San Diego County Bicycle Coalition brings San Diego’s only car-free open-streets celebration to Pacific Beach in the interest of promoting local businesses, livable communities and the rights of all people choosing alternative modes of transportation. Organizers recently finalized the 2.5-mile route […]

Review Team Finds Boeing 787 Design Safe

WASHINGTON–The Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today released the findings of a review team formed in January 2013 to review the Boeing 787′s design, manufacture and assembly processes. The joint team of FAA and Boeing technical experts found that the aircraft was soundly designed, met its intended safety level, and that the manufacturer […]

U.S. Postal Service Honors Legendary Guitarist Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix Forever Stamp.  (PRNewsFoto/U.S. Postal Service)

Austin, TX–(PRNewswire)–The U.S. Postal Service will take center stage on the SXSW Outdoor Stage at Butler Park with the dedication of the Jimi Hendrix Forever Stamp. Widely recognized as one of the most creative and influential musicians of the 20th century, Hendrix displayed an innovative style that embraced the influences of rock, R&B, modern jazz […]

Denny’s Serves Up A Grand Slam Opening Celebration In Oceanside

OCEANSIDE–Denny’s in Oceanside will celebrate its recent remodeling by serving up an all-day Grand Slam opening celebration on Thursday, March 20, beginning at 9 a.m. Located at 605 College Blvd., the newly-renovated restaurant offers diners a first look at its all-new, locally-inspired design, updated features and reinvigorated menu with a renewed focus on classic diner favorites. […]

Carly Fiorina Joins Americans For Economic Freedom Advisory Board

Carly Fiorina

AUSTIN–Americans for Economic Freedom (AEF) has announced the addition of Carly Fiorina as its newest advisory board member. “From small business owners to CEOs, business leaders have a deep understanding of the policies that help create jobs, opportunity and innovation,” Americans for Economic Freedom CEO Jeff Miller said. “We are proud to have Carly’s guidance […]

Going Bigger To Buy Local

SAN DIEGO–When given the chance, do you buy strawberries from Carlsbad or those shipped in from out of state? Some folks like to support the businesses in their backyard instead of somewhere else. They buy local. The County of San Diego already gives an edge to local businesses and will now consider increasing the amount […]