33 Local Employers Won Kudos for Embracing Green Transportation

SAN DIEGO–Thirty-three organizations throughout San Diego County were recognized with Diamond Awards during a special reception at SANDAG for their outstanding efforts to encourage their employees to use alternative transportation choices, such as public transit, carpooling, biking, and walking to get to work. The Diamond Awards program is administered by the SANDAG iCommute division, which […]

CPUC Issues Decision By Judge Penalizing Rasier-CA $7.3 Million For Failure To Comply With Reporting Requirements

SAN FRANCISCO–The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) issued a decision by an Administrative Law Judge that penalizes Rasier-CA, an Uber Technologies subsidiary that provides Transportation Network Company (TNC) services through UberX, $7.3 million for failure to comply fully with the CPUC’s reporting requirements. Under the Administrative Law Judge’s decision, Rasier-CA, operator of UberX, has 30 […]

Mount Miguel Covenant Village Receives Highest Rating From U.S. News And World Report

SPRING VALLEY–The healthcare center at Mount Miguel Covenant Village, a faith-based, not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community administered by Covenant Retirement Communities, received five stars, the highest possible overall rating, in U.S. News & World Report’s seventh annual Best Nursing Homes list. Out of almost 16,000 nursing centers covered nationwide, the ratings highlight the top providers […]

Dare To Be Fit Coach Berry’s Studio Receives 2015 Best Of Oceanside Award

OCEANSIDE–Dare to Be Fit Coach Berry’s Studio has been selected for the 2015 Best of Oceanside Award in the Gym / Fitness category by the Oceanside Award Program. Each year, the Oceanside Award Program identifies companies that they believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies […]

FBI Warns Public Of Cryptowall Ransomware Schemes

SAN DIEGO–Data from the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) shows ransomware continues to spread and is infecting devices around the globe. Recent IC3 reporting identifies CryptoWall as the most current and significant ransomware threat targeting U.S. individuals and businesses. CryptoWall and its variants have been used actively to target U.S. victims since April 2014. The […]

Skechers USA Sues Steven Madden For Infringing On Footwear Line

MANHATTAN BEACH–(Business Wire)–Footwear giant Skechers USA, Inc., has filed a lawsuit against Steven Madden Ltd. for selling footwear that infringes on the popular Skechers Go Walk product line as well as other popular Skechers product lines. The suit, filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California, seeks compensatory and punitive […]

Hillcrest Store Obelisk Mercantile To Close‏

HILLCREST–Obelisk Mercantile is set to permanently shut its doors at the end of July. An institution in the heart of Hillcrest section of San Diego for more than 22 years is going out of business. Owner Brett Serwalt has been affiliated with Obelisk since 2005. He purchased the store, located at at 1037 University Avenue, […]

Seritage Growth Properties To Begin Trading On New York Stock Exchange

NEW YORK–(Business Wire)–Seritage Growth Properties, a Maryland real estate investment trust, announced Monday that its common shares have been listed and will begin trading today on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), under the symbol “SRG.” “We are excited to announce the completion of our public listing and look forward to building a leading development and […]

San Diego Restaurant Week Celebrates Local Distributors

SAN DIEGO–San Diego Restaurant Week will “Celebrate Local” by partnering with local distributors, farmers, vintners, brewers and fishermen in order to bring local produce and Pacific-caught seafood to diners’ plates. Restaurant Week runs September 20 to 27 at more than 180 participating restaurants in San Diego. Eateries will showcase their top dishes on lunch and […]

Barons Market Raises $3,000 For San Diego Food Bank

SAN DIEGO–Last night, 300 people flocked to their local Barons Market to enjoy cold brews and gourmet appetizers for the local speakeasy known as Barons Backroom Beer Pairings. Beer lovers and foodies in Alpine, Temecula, Wildomar, Rancho Bernardo and Point Loma helped the family-owned business raise $3,000 for the San Diego Food Bank in just […]