Job Training Assistance Helps Workers Displaced By Foreign Trade

WASHINGTON–A new report from the U.S. Department of Labor shows 74 percent of workers displaced by foreign trade return to work three months after receiving benefits and services provided through the Trade Adjustment Assistance for Workers program. At the six-month mark, more than 92 percent remain employed. These findings are included in the Trade Adjustment […]

Oster and Associates Expands its Staff

SAN DIEGO–Oster and Associates announce the addition of Bianka Rubio to its account management team. She recently joined the San Diego-based full-service branding and public relations agency, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. Located in Hillcrest, the agency features a client roster that includes local and national organizations in the agriculture, engineering, hospitality, […]

Freedom Boat Club Of San Diego Hosts Grand Opening Dock Party To Celebrate New Location

SAN DIEGO—Freedom Boat Club of San Diego, a members-only boat club that provides members access to a fleet of quality boats, located in Mission Bay, said today their expansion to Cabrillo Isle Marina on Harbor Island. To celebrate the new addition, the club will host a grand opening event on Saturday, June 4, from 2 p.m. […]

Surfrider San Diego, Coronado Brewing Team Up To protect Oceans And Beaches

CORONADO–You can’t think of Coronado Island without the image of pristine beaches and amazing ocean views coming to mind. Since 1996, the island’s namesake brewing company has been producing award-winning suds and embodying the island lifestyle. It was only fitting that Coronado Brewing would team up with the Surfrider Foundation San Diego County Chapter to […]

Mercedes-Benz Returns As Presenting Partner For Kaaboo Del Mar

SAN DIEGO–Mercedes-Benz USA will be returning as the official 2016 presenting partner for KAABOO Del Mar’s annual event. The Mercedes-Benz Dealers of San Diego County who, have four convenient locations in Carlsbad, El Cajon, Escondido and San Diego, have entered into a multi-year partnership with the three-day “mix-perience.” “Mercedes-Benz is proud to be the Official Presenting Partner […]

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 […]

San Diego Chamber Leads Binational Delegation

SAN DIEGO–Nearly 90 business leaders and government officials from San Diego and Baja California participated in the San Diego Regional Chamber’s 11th annual California-Mexico Trade Initiative to Mexico City April 17 to 20. The trip reinforced the Chamber’s role as a coalition builder, policy advocate, and resource for business on both sides of the border. […]